Tales from the Dugout : The Greatest True Baseball Stories Ever Told: The Greatest True Baseball Stories Ever Told

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McGraw Hill Professional, Jan 11, 1998 - Sports & Recreation - 256 pages
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Batter up--here comes the most memorable collection of anecdotes about the national pastime ever assembled. Tales from the Dugout brings together never-before-told stories from baseball personalities such as Roger Maris, Ken Griffey Jr., Pete Rose, Phil Rizzuto, and Gaylord Perry in this illustrated, one-of-a-kind compendium.

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User Review  - John Orman - Goodreads

Lots of interesting stories and opinions in these essays written as told to the author by the subject person or someone who them well. I liked the interviews with Yogi Berra, Koufax, Lasorda, Mantle, Maris, Mays--and Tom Selleck! Read full review

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User Review  - Scott Seeland - Goodreads

not the greatest collection of stories but a good read Read full review


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Mike Shannon is the editor of Spitball: The Literary Baseball Magazine and the author of five baseball books, including Diamond Classics: Essays on 100 of the Best Baseball Books and Baseball: The Writer's Game.

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