Baseball: the lives behind the seams

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Macmillan Publishing Company, Incorporated, Feb 1, 1990 - Sports & Recreation - 308 pages
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Tells the stories of the scouts, coaches, minor league managers, and front office personnel whose love of baseball helps keep the sport alive

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Baseball: the lives behind the seams

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A minor league manager, a batting practice pitcher, a stadium public address announcer, and a team trainer are among those interviewed in this study of baseball's supporting cast. Like Mike Bryan's ... Read full review


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Maury Allen began his career writing for "Sports Illustrated "and then moved to the "New York Post, "where he covered the Yankees for twenty-seven years. He has written more than thirty books on baseball and his work has appeared extensively in television documentaries.

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