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Tales from the dugout [electronic resource] : The Greatest True Baseball Stories Ever Told. Mike Shannon.

Shannon, Mike. (Author). Cullen, Patrick. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781481548069 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (5 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Patrick Cullen.
Summary, etc.: This memorable collection of anecdotes about America's national pastime will take you into the dugout, clubhouse, and press box with some of the game's greatest players and storytellers. From Hall-of-Famers Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays to the always-quotable Casey Stengel to modern-day stars Ken Griffey Jr. and Larry Walker, Tales from the Dugout features more than 150 priceless stories. You'll read about George Steinbrenner's revolving-door hiring policies, Tommy Lasorda's feud with the Phillie Phanatic, Yogi Berra's expansive strike zone, Earl Weaver's battles with American League umpires, and Phil Rizzuto's battles with the English language. This intimate and entertaining collection is sure to delight fans of all generations.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 6 - Text Difficulty 12
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 153423 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Sports & Recreations.
Genre: Electronic books.

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