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More Tales from the Dugout: More of the Greatest True Baseball Stories of All Time

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The latest collection of littleknown baseball stories from the acclaimed author of Tales from the Dugout.

Mike Shannon, top-selling author of the critically acclaimed baseball classics Tales from the Dugout and Tales from the Ballpark, returns for a third success to deliver a brand-new collection of more than 100 true stories and never-beforetold anecdotes that come straight from the insider's circle. Entertaining and masterfully told, More Tales from the Dugout brings together ...

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Overview

The latest collection of littleknown baseball stories from the acclaimed author of Tales from the Dugout.

Mike Shannon, top-selling author of the critically acclaimed baseball classics Tales from the Dugout and Tales from the Ballpark, returns for a third success to deliver a brand-new collection of more than 100 true stories and never-beforetold anecdotes that come straight from the insider's circle. Entertaining and masterfully told, More Tales from the Dugout brings together delightful stories from the great and the not-so-great, both on and off the field, including baseball personalities from the past and present such as:

  • Roger Maris
  • Ken Griffey Jr.
  • Pete Rose
  • Phil Rizzuto
  • Gaylord Perry

At turns hilarious and heartwarming, this compilation is sure to join Shannon's previous books as a baseball classic.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071417891
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 3/4/2004
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 998,718
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.73 (d)

Meet the Author

Mike Shannon (Cincinnati, OH) is the editor of Spitball: The Literary Baseball Magazine and the author of six baseball books.

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Table of Contents

Preface vii
Richie Ashburn 1
Joe Ausanio 2
Doug Bair 4
Mary Barney 6
Johnny Bench 9
Todd Benzinger 12
Yogi Berra 15
Books 16
Bret Boone 22
Larry Bowa 24
Marty Brennaman 27
Tom Browning 29
Casey Candaele 31
Sean Casey 33
Hopalong Cassady 36
Collecting 38
Fans 48
The Frontier League 56
Phil Garner 63
Gnomes 65
The Hall of Fame 66
Chuck Harmon 70
Chris Hook 73
Charlie Hough 74
Magic Johnson 77
Al Kaline 79
Kids 83
Ted Kluszewski 87
Tommy Lasorda 89
Louisville Slugger 92
Charlie Manuel 96
Willie Mays 99
Bill Mazeroski 101
Mark McGwire 105
Jack McKeon 109
The Minor Leagues 111
Eddie Murray 121
Johnny Oates 125
Ed Ott 127
Rafael Palmeiro 130
Lou Piniella 134
Postage Stamps 136
Kirby Puckett 138
Dan Quisenberry 141
Cal Ripken Jr. 146
Phil Rizzuto 149
Alex Rodriguez 151
Pete Rose 155
Adolf Rupp 156
Chris Sabo 158
Bill Schlesinger 160
George Scott 168
Mike Shannon 170
Razor Shines 172
Sammy Sosa 175
Sportswriters 178
Willie Stargell 180
Kent Tekulve 185
Brett Tomko 195
Bob Uecker 196
Umpires 201
Greg Vaughn 205
Mike Veeck 207
Rube Waddell 210
Wifflemania! 212
Ted Williams 215
World's Greatest Batting Coach 220
Index 225
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2005

    This book is a really a five star

    I always read the first one but this one is five times better but I recomend read all of Mike Shanon books

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 4, 2004

    More Great Tales

    This is the third of the 'Tales From' books I have read and it is just as entertaining and informative as the previous two. The stories are variously hilarious or poignant and are always amusing. Each antecdote held my attention in its own way. Truly an enjoyable read.

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