Root for the Home Team: Minor League Baseball's Most Off-the-Wall Team Names and the Stories Behind Them

Root for the Home Team: Minor League Baseball's Most Off-the-Wall Team Names and the Stories Behind Them

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781604332094
Publisher: Cider Mill Press
Publication date: 05/08/2012
Edition description: Original
Pages: 96
Sales rank: 653,042
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Tim Hagerty is a radio broadcaster with the Triple-A Tucson Padres in Tucson, Arizona. He has also broadcasted games for the Idaho Falls Chukars, Mobile BayBears and Portland Beavers. Hagerty grew up in Canton, Massachusetts, a short distance from Fenway Park in Boston. Hagerty’s sports broadcasting work has received regional and national Edward R. Murrow Awards. He has been honored by the Society of Professional Journalists, Vermont Associated Press, Idaho State Broadcasters Association and Alabama Associated Press. This is his first book. Hagerty will tour various locations during the 2012 Minor League season promoting this title. Other media coverage of this book includes NPR, local news in team hometowns, and a New York Times feature by Joe LaPointe upon publication.

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Root for the Home Team 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
BayBearMike More than 1 year ago
an excellent book. great stories and a unique look into Minor League Baseball - a must have for any fan of the game.