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I enjoyed the unpretentiousness of a pro baseball player turned author
to give an account of how NY Yankee baseball was played in the heyday years
of Mantle and Maris
For the pure fun and novelty of being there, not -EMBEDED clubhouse
humor, as it really occurs with guys who's testostrone is leaking on the
locker room floor.
NY Yankee Clubhouse, Playing Field and the players
Diminishing one time great pitcher, Bouton (Author) who
decides to write about his cronies, the Stars of the NY Yankees
and their on and off the playing field behavior
The characters are the Players of the New York Yankees
in the 60's Yogi Berra, Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris and
the Owner, wives, girlfriends, and over the top antics
Personalities of Ted 'Fuckin' Williams, Yogi Berra misquotes,
and the afterhours out of the ball park human behavior that comes
with celebrity and fame
In the batting cage with: I'm Ted 'Fuckin' Williams,
Mickey Mantle after hitting a home run drunk "you don't know how hard that really was"
A humorous tale of how players behave, and act toward
their own glory and faults
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Reflect on the author.
Major League Pitcher, telling the story of a gang of Ballplayers
who are gifted, and overrated, their interaction with the
other players and fans.
Done on location by the author, Yankee Stadium in New York City
Non-book: How topic is related to "books?"
Non-book: If e-reader, evaluate pros and cons.
Non-book: Describe value & usability of website.
Don't know enough about it yet.
Non-book: Why users should try new reading gadget.
As 'Badfinger' sang : "Don't get left behind"
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