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Author Herman, J. David, author.

Title Almost Yankees : the summer of '81 and the greatest baseball team you've never heard of / J. David Herman.

Publication Info. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  796.357 HER    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor  New Shelf  796.357 HER    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Allendale Branch On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description xxiii, 313 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-302) and index.
Contents I wouldn't ship anything to New York just yet -- Locked out -- For openers -- A ball never comes to me -- Signs of life -- Hello, baseball -- This is Phil Rizzuto from Norfolk, Virginia -- The grind -- Flashing the "H" -- Time to get up -- I guess I'm in charge -- Postseason -- There's something I've got to tell you -- Heroes.
Summary "Almost Yankees is the story of the New York Yankees' then Triple-A farm club, the 1981 Columbus Clippers, and its players performing in the shadow of one of the sport's most famous teams and infamous owners"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Columbus Clippers (Baseball team) -- History -- 20th century.
New York Yankees (Baseball team) -- History -- 20th century.
Baseball teams -- Ohio -- Columbus -- History -- 20th century.
Baseball teams -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Baseball players -- Ohio -- Columbus -- Biography.
Baseball team owners -- Ohio -- Columbus -- Biography.
ISBN 9781496208897 hardcover ; alkaline paper $29.95
1496208897 hardcover ; alkaline paper $29.95
9781496215383 electronic book
9781496215376 electronic book
9781496215369 electronic book
Standard No. 40028986245

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