Every volt of the 2000 Subway Series will be captured within the pages of this book. With a look at the distinguished history of the event, from Ruth to Gehrig to Robinson and Newcombe to DiMaggio and Mantle; an overview of how the teams got to the 2000 Series; and a detailed account of the World Series itself. No baseball fan can be without this unique souvenir of this unique baseball event.
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About the Author
George Vecsey, a sports columnist for "The New York Times," has written about such events as the FIFA World Cup and the Olympics but considers baseball, the sport he's covered since 1960, his favorite game. He is the author of more than a dozen books, including "Loretta Lynn: Coal Miner's Daughter" (with Loretta Lynn), which was made into an Academy Awardwinning film. He has also served as a national and religion reporter for "The New York Times," interviewing the Dalai Lama, Tony Blair, Billy Graham, and a host of other noteworthy figures. He lives in New York with his wife, an artist.
"From the Hardcover edition."