Best Seat in the House: Mark Rosen's Sports Moments and Minnesota Memories

Best Seat in the House: Mark Rosen's Sports Moments and Minnesota Memories

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by Mark Rosen, Jim Bruton, Don Shelby
     
 

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Mark Rosen was hired by WCCO television at the age of 17 and has been a part of the ’CCO team for more than four decades. During that time he has become one of the most popular and respected sports media celebrities in the Twin Cities, state, and region—a true icon on the Minnesota sports scene. In this first-person account, Rosen shares his experiences

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Mark Rosen was hired by WCCO television at the age of 17 and has been a part of the ’CCO team for more than four decades. During that time he has become one of the most popular and respected sports media celebrities in the Twin Cities, state, and region—a true icon on the Minnesota sports scene. In this first-person account, Rosen shares his experiences working with athletes, journalists, and a variety of local notables. He describes the most memorable moments from the playing fields and behind the scenes, and he offers insights gleaned from four decades in the business.

 

Beyond being a major local TV and radio personality, Rosen is very active in the community and has established a reputation for his honesty, integrity, and credibility. The stories and anecdotes contained in this book offer a rare inside look into the worlds of sports, media, and even politics from the perspective of someone who is a legend in his field.

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“I associate Mark Rosen’s career with hard work, honesty, and integrity. . . . Best Seat in the House is a grand and true reflection of Mark’s amazing career. I am proud to call him my friend.” - Dave Winfield, MLB Hall of Famer

"Rosen's voice in "Best Seat in the House" is much like his voice on television: genuine, credible and as much a sports fan as he was when he was a kid." - St. Paul Pioneer-Press

“The book reads like a highlight film of the athletes and events that have defined Minnesota sports for the better part of a lifetime.” - Minneapolis Star-Tribune

“Mark’s passion and energy, along with the professionalism he has brought to his sports coverage, has given him a special perspective. He shares that with us in Best Seat in the House, which will give you unique insights into the Minnesota sports scene over the past four decades.” - Paul Molitor, MLB Hall of Famer

“Mark is one of the most knowledgeable, personable, and hardworking sports writers that I have met. His sense of fairness, integrity, and accuracy mirror those of the top professional broadcasters.” - Lou Nanne, former Minnesota North Star player, coach, general manager, and president

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781610585576
Publisher:
MVP Books
Publication date:
04/20/2012
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Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,242,995
File size:
18 MB
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"Rosen's voice in "Best Seat in the House" is much like his voice on television: genuine, credible and as much a sports fan as he was when he was a kid." - St. Paul Pioneer-Press

“The book reads like a highlight film of the athletes and events that have defined Minnesota sports for the better part of a lifetime.” - Minneapolis Star-Tribune

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