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The great book of Seattle sports lists

Author: Mike Gastineau; Steve Rudman; Art Thiel
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Running Press, ©2009.
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With loyal fans supporting their major sports teams in the Seahawks (NFL), Mariners (MLB)--plus a rabid fan base for University of Washington jocks--Seattle is a great place for a sports debate. Local sports-radio talker Mike Gastineau teams up with longtim.
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Gastineau, Mike.
Great book of Seattle sports lists.
Philadelphia, PA : Running Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008926967
(OCoLC)246895084
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Gastineau; Steve Rudman; Art Thiel
ISBN: 9780786748884 0786748885 9780786746613 0786746610 1282461869 9781282461864
OCLC Number: 426042288
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (300 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
10 Acknowledgements --
11 Introduction --
13 Stories that Shaped Seattle Sports --
20 Landmark Sports Days --
22 Best and Worst Sports Years --
25 Teams that Sealed the Deal --
27 Best Sports Party Days : --
29 Parades We Could Have Had --
31 Eight Things that Made the 1979 Sonics World Champions : --
33 What Made the 2001 Mariners So Good : --
34 What Made the 2005 Seahawks So Good : --
35 The Dirtiest Dozen: Seattle8217;s Worst Teams --
38 Stupendous Seasons by State Athletes --
42 Worst Season-Long Swoons --
44 Top Seasons by Rookies --
46 Best Multi-Sport Athletes --
48 Events that Brought Seattle Some Big Time --
51 To-Do List : --
53 Northwest Spotlight Moments --
56 What I Love about Soccer : --
57 State8217;s Sporting Icons --
60 Movers and Shakers --
63 8220;To Coug It8221;8212;The Wazzu Zen : --
65 Better Mousetraps and the Brains Behind Them --
67 The Toughest Coaches I Faced : --
69 Top Seattle Coaches --
71 Top State Coaches --
73 The Toughest Coaches I Faced : --
74 Best High School Coaches : --
76 Headless Coaches --
78 Instant Classics --
81 Horrible Gags, Chokes and Crashes --
84 Biggest Upset Winners --
87 Reasons Miami Would Have Beaten UW in 1991 : --
88 Reasons UW Would Have Beaten Miami in 1991 : --
90 White Knucklers: The Most Fantastic Finishes --
92 Great Bullpen Entrances : --
93 Record Routs --
95 Miserable Postseason Meltdowns --
98 When I Wanted to Throw a Red Flag : --
100 Greatest One-Night (and Day) Stands --
102 Flop Sweat: Notable Chokes --
104 Most Impressive Record Breakers --
106 Observations on American Baseball Oddness : --
107 Memorable Streaks8212;Good And Bad --
110 Amazing and Remarkable Plays --
114 Things that Caused Me to Say, 8220;My Oh My!8221; : --
116 Miserable Misplays --
118 Most Amazing Warped 8220;Records8221; --
121 Cool Things that Happen When You8217;re a Guitar Hero : --
122 My Favorite Guitarists : --
123 Top Free Agent Signings --
125 Most Galling Free Agent Busts --
127 Biggest Jilt Jobs --
130 Enough Sports Jokes to Make a Living : --
132 Deals that Dropped Jaws --
135 Trades that Worked --
138 Things I Have to Have at Training Camp : --
140 Trades that Were Blunders --
143 Dreadful Draft-Day Debacles --
144 NFL Receivers Who Won8217;t Shut Up : --
146 Top Prize Fights --
148 Best Longacres Miles --
150 Great Names for Race Horses : --
152 Things to Avoid at the Hydro Races : --
154 Kings of the Left Turn: State8217;s Best Drivers --
156 Favorite NASCAR Tracks : --
157 Premier Olympians --
160 Premier Adventurers --
162 They Replaced Legends --
164 Worst Pick-Up Lines I Ever Heard : --
165 Most Memorable Things Said --
168 Early Superstars --
170 Most Intriguing Defunct Teams --
173 Surprises from the Pages of Ball Four --
175 Once-Prominent Sports Playpens --
178 Best Sports Arenas for Rock Shows : --
179 Things that No Longer Are --
181 Nobody Do the To-Do Like Lou Do --
183 Uniquely Lou Moments : --
184 Five Barrys, Three Coaches, One Great Party : --
186 Rancorous Disputes, Feuds and Fights --
189 Nifty Nicknames --
191 Better Known for Another Gig --
193 8220;Most8221; Moments from Schrempf Celebrity Golf : --
195 Shameless Cheats and Liars --
197 Guys Who Were Going Good, Then Went Elsewhere.
Responsibility: by Mike Gastineau, Steve Rudman, and Art Thiel.

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Three prominent sports-media figures in Seattle stir up the debate with a compilation of sports lists sure to engage, inform, and entertain the masses in this already-buzzing sports community.  Read more...

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