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The forgotten Marlins : a tribute to the 1956-1960 original Miami Marlins

Author: Sam Zygner
Publisher: Lanham : Scarecrow Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Forgotten Marlins pays tribute to the original Miami Marlins of the AAA International League, bringing to life one of the most colorful and flamboyant teams to play in baseball's minor leagues. During their five years of existence, the Marlins featured prominent personalities such as eccentric manager Pepper Martin, zany Mickey McDermott, and maverick promoter Bill Veeck. Including rarely-heard stories about  Read more...
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Zygner, Sam.
Forgotten Marlins.
Lanham : Scarecrow Press, [2013]
(DLC) 2013004549
(OCoLC)828246288
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Zygner
ISBN: 9780810891395 0810891395
OCLC Number: 848902270
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Sam Zygner.

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The Forgotten Marlins pays tribute to the original Miami Marlins of the AAA International League, bringing to life one of the most colorful and flamboyant teams to play in baseball's minor leagues. During their five years of existence, the Marlins featured prominent personalities such as eccentric manager Pepper Martin, zany Mickey McDermott, and maverick promoter Bill Veeck. Including rarely-heard stories about baseball icon and Hall-of-Famer Satchel Paige's years in Miami, and containing int.

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Zygner did a fantastic job tracking down several living team members and others who worked for the club in some capacity. Sun Sentinel

 
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