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Author Torre, Joe, 1940-

Title The Yankee years / Joe Torre and Tom Verducci.

Imprint New York : Doubleday, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction    796.357 Torre,J TOR    DUE 03-01-21 Billed
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 502 p., [24] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Underdogs -- A desperation to win -- Getting an edge -- The boss -- Mystique and aura -- Baseball catches up -- The ghosts make a final appearance -- The issues of Alex -- Marching to different drumbeats -- End of the curse -- The abyss -- Broken trust -- "We have a problem" -- The last race -- Attack of the midges -- The end.
Summary Written as a third-person narrative with "Sports Illustrated" senior baseball writer Verducci, "The Yankee Years" is a thoughtful, utterly honest, and gripping behind-the-scenes look at the Yankees' organization from the most successful--and most respected--baseball manager of the modern era.
Subject Torre, Joe, 1940-
New York Yankees (Baseball team)
Baseball managers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Added Author Verducci, Tom.
ISBN 9780385527408

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