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Game 7, 1986 : failure and triumph in the biggest game of my life / Ron Darling with Daniel Paisner.

Darling, Ron, (author.). Paisner, Daniel. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler PL - Butler 796.357 DAR (Text) 73174005027747 Adult: Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250069191 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781250106971 (signed edition)
  • Physical Description: x, 241 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2016.

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"Every little kid who's ever taken the mound in Little League dreams of someday getting the ball for Game Seven of the World Series. Ron Darling got to live that dream - only it didn't go exactly as planned. In Game 7, 1986, the award-winning baseball analyst looks back at what might have been a signature moment in his career, and reflects on the ways professional athletes must sometimes shoulder a personal disappointment as their teams find a way to win. Published to coincide with the 30th anniversary of the 1986 New York Mets championship season, Darling's book will break down one of baseball's great "forgotten" games - a game that stands as a thrilling, telling, and tantalizing exclamation point to one of the best-remembered seasons in Major League Baseball history. Working once again with New York Times best-selling collaborator Daniel Paisner, who teamed with the former All-Star pitcher on his acclaimed 2009 memoir, The Complete Game, Darling offers a book for the thinking baseball fan, a chance to reflect on what it means to compete at the game's highest level, with everything on the line"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Darling, Ron.
Baseball players > United States > Biography.
Pitchers (Baseball) > United States > Biography.
New York Mets (Baseball team) > History.
SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball / Essays & Writings.

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