Game of My Life Chicago Cubs: Memorable Stories of Cubs Baseball

Overview

Whether they wore white stockings or blue helmets, the baseball players of Chicago’s North Side have always had great stories to tell. Now fans of this loveable franchise will finally get to hear from twenty-eight of the best players as they relive that singular moment which defined their Cubs career. In this newly updated edition of Game of My Life Chicago Cubs, veteran sportswriter Lew Freedman brings readers off the bench and onto the field with such greats as Billy Williams, Ernie Banks, Ferguson Jenkins, and...

See more details below
Hardcover
$19.24
BN.com price
(Save 22%)$24.95 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (15) from $1.99   
  • New (7) from $5.09   
  • Used (8) from $1.99   
Game of My Life Chicago Cubs: Memorable Stories of Cubs Baseball

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$13.99
BN.com price
(Save 43%)$24.95 List Price

Overview

Whether they wore white stockings or blue helmets, the baseball players of Chicago’s North Side have always had great stories to tell. Now fans of this loveable franchise will finally get to hear from twenty-eight of the best players as they relive that singular moment which defined their Cubs career. In this newly updated edition of Game of My Life Chicago Cubs, veteran sportswriter Lew Freedman brings readers off the bench and onto the field with such greats as Billy Williams, Ernie Banks, Ferguson Jenkins, and more.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781613210697
  • Publisher: Sports Publishing LLC
  • Publication date: 7/1/2012
  • Series: Game of My Life Series
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 1,377,823
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Lew Freedman is one of today’s most prolific sportswriters. The author of over twenty-five books and the recipient of over
200 journalistic awards, Freedman has covered almost every major sport from baseball to Alaskan dogsled racing. He currently lives in Columbus, Indiana, with his wife, Debra.
Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

Chapter 1 Andy Pafko 1

Chapter 2 Lennie Merullo 11

Chapter 3 George Altman 21

Chapter 4 Cal Neeman 31

Chapter 5 Jim Brosnan 39

Chapter 6 Glen Hobbie 47

Chapter 7 Dick Ellsworth 57

Chapter 8 Don Kessinger 65

Chapter 9 Glenn Beckert 75

Chapter 10 Ron Santo 85

Chapter 11 Billy Williams 95

Chapter 12 Ernie Banks 103

Chapter 13 Ken Holtzman 113

Chapter 14 Ferguson Jenkins 121

Chapter 15 Randy Hundley 129

Chapter 16 Rick Monday 139

Chapter 17 Milt Pappas 149

Chapter 18 Gary Matthews 157

Chapter 19 Burt Hooton 165

Chapter 20 Steve Stone 171

Chapter 21 Scott Sanderson 179

Chapter 22 Jody Davis 189

Chapter 23 Bruce Sutter 197

Chapter 24 Vance Law 205

Chapter 25 Shawon Dunston 213

Chapter 26 Luis Gonzalez 221

Chapter 27 Mark Grace 229

Chapter 28 Ryne Sandberg 237

Chapter 29 Kerry Wood 245

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)