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Having a Career Day: 101 Incredible Baseball Feats

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Longtime sportswriter and baseball fan Stan Fischler goes beyond the generic sports tale, recounting the funniest, most incredible stories from throughout the Great American Pastimes long history. Covering teams from across the league, Fischler details the following feats, and 95 more:

•Joe DiMaggio committed a case of outfield robbery against Hank Greenberg

•A spectator made a pitching change for the Dodgers

•Reggie Jackson earned the nickname “Mister October”

•One-armed Pete Gray plays center field for the St. Louis Browns

•Don Larsen pitched a perfect game against the Dodgers in the World Series

•Gregg Maddux won the Cy Young Award four times in a row

So get ready to take the field with some of baseballs greatest—and most hilarious—players and coaches alike!

About the Author

Stan Fischler is a legend of sports broadcasting who has covered baseball dating back to his first journalist job in 1955 when the Brooklyn Dodgers won their World Series. He also covered the last World Series game at Ebbets Field as well as the Mets first series at Shea. The winner of five Emmy Awards, Fischler has worked in every medium from print to TV to Twitter and has written several books on baseball and hockey.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781613216842
Author:
Fischler, Stan
Publisher:
Sports Publishing LLC
Subject:
Baseball - General
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Baseball General
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20140631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
20 BandW illustrations
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

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