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Few and chosen : defining Phillies greatness across the eras

Author: Gary Matthews; Phil Pepe
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Triumph Books, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covering nearly 130 years of the team's history, former Phillies great and current color commentator Gary Matthews recounts the greatest Phillies and their contributions to the sport of baseball. From Robin Roberts and the Whiz Kids of the 1950s to the world champion 2008 roster, this work includes a ranking of the top five Phillies at each position, rare archival photos, and detailed biographies of the franchise's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Matthews, Gary, 1950-
Few and chosen.
Chicago, Ill. : Triumph Books, ©2012
(DLC) 2011051424
(OCoLC)757472799
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Matthews; Phil Pepe
ISBN: 9781617496868 1617496863
OCLC Number: 782918752
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Gary Matthews with Phil Pepe.

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Covering nearly 130 years of the team's history, former Phillies great and current color commentator Gary Matthews recounts the greatest Phillies and their contributions to the sport of baseball. From Robin Roberts and the Whiz Kids of the 1950s to the world champion 2008 roster, this work includes a ranking of the top five Phillies at each position, rare archival photos, and detailed biographies of the franchise's greatest players. With insights from a uniquely qualified baseball insider, this one of a kind book is the ultimate reference for any baseball fan or Phillies fanatic.

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