From one Giant—New York's Christy Mathewson in 1905—through the champion San Francisco Giants of 2010 and 2012, postseason stars of varying sizes, shapes, nationalities and attitudes have emerged across the Major League Baseball landscape. While pitching has been the dominant theme from the beginning, there have been epic hitting performances and unforgettable defensive plays along the way, creating more than a century of memories for fans of the Postseason. Legends of October celebrates the greatest postseason performances in Major League history, complete with more than 30 minutes of video and 48 photographs.
About the Author
Yogi Berra was a Hall of Fame catcher for the New York Yankees for seventeen seasons and later became a manager and coach for the Yankees and the New York Mets. Off the field, his folksy wit and generosity of spirit have made him an American icon. Yogi is also a bestselling author and the inspiration for the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center, a nonprofit sports education center. The museum is in Yogi's hometown, Montclair, New Jersey.