The 3,000 Hit Club: Stories of Baseball's Greatest Hitters

The 3,000 Hit Club: Stories of Baseball's Greatest Hitters

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by Fred McMane
     
 

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Meet the members of the most exclusive club in Major League Baseball. There is no award, there are no ceremonies, but nothing can compare to the pride and glory felt by a player as he hits that miracle milestone: 3,000. Since Cap Anson first reached the mark in 1897, only twenty-eight baseball players have ever heard the crack of ball and bat over 2,999 times;…  See more details below

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Meet the members of the most exclusive club in Major League Baseball. There is no award, there are no ceremonies, but nothing can compare to the pride and glory felt by a player as he hits that miracle milestone: 3,000. Since Cap Anson first reached the mark in 1897, only twenty-eight baseball players have ever heard the crack of ball and bat over 2,999 times; this newly updated edition of The 3,000 Hit Club captures the unique stories and career highlights of each one. 

In this distinctive collection of history and stats, veteran sportswriter Fred McMane takes readers onto the field and up to the plate with baseball’s greatest players. From Pete Rose and Willie Mays to Ricky Henderson and Derek Jeter, The 3,000 Hit Club has it all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781613210604
Publisher:
Sports Publishing LLC
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
729,791
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 8.76(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Fred McMane has been covering American and international sports for over two decades. In addition to authoring over a dozen sports books, his writing has appeared in numerous publications,
including Sports Illustrated, and in wire accounts for United Press
International. He lives in Milburn, New Jersey.

Stuart Shea is a freelance writer specializing in sports and music. He is the author of Wrigley Field: An Unauthorized Biography. When he’s not busy discovering new music, he can be found co-running Bard-ball.com, the Internet’s top site for baseball poetry.

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The 3,000 Hit Club: Stories of Baseball's Greatest Hitters 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This isn't the book for you if you aren't into baseball. The writing was pretty good though.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Farting rules
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This result is used for prologues and first chapters!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
From jeter to rose who cares .?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a good book because I like baseball
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Have not read it yet