Scooter: The Biography of Phil Rizzuto by Carlo DeVito | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
Scooter: The Biography of Phil Rizzuto

Scooter: The Biography of Phil Rizzuto

by Carlo DeVito
     
 

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Many baseball fans know that Rizzutto, just 5"6' and 160 pounds, was a diminutive player who overcame his size to become a five-time All-Star, the 1950 American League MVP, and that he helped the Yankees win seven World Series titles during his 13-year career. Casual fans may say Scooter was playing over his head and had a great cast of teammates that would make any

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Many baseball fans know that Rizzutto, just 5"6' and 160 pounds, was a diminutive player who overcame his size to become a five-time All-Star, the 1950 American League MVP, and that he helped the Yankees win seven World Series titles during his 13-year career. Casual fans may say Scooter was playing over his head and had a great cast of teammates that would make any average player look better. However, DeVito reveals in Scooter: The Biography of Phil Rizzutto that size never defined Rizzutto.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781617490682
Publisher:
Triumph Books
Publication date:
04/01/2010
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
936,902
File size:
453 KB

Meet the Author


Carlo DeVito is a writer and publishing executive. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Yogi: The Life and Times of an American Original, as well as biographies on Wellington Mara and D. Wayne Lucas. He lives in Ghent, New York.

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