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Is this a great game, or what? : from A-Rod's heart to Zim's head -- my 25 years in baseball

Author: Tim Kurkjian
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The ESPN sports commentator describes his twenty-five-year career covering professional baseball, drawing on candid interviews with notable players, coaches, managers, and executives to furnish revealing insights into the game.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
Named Person: Tim Kurkjian; Tim Kurkjian
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Kurkjian
ISBN: 9780312362232 0312362234
OCLC Number: 85833297
Description: viii, 258 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
My mom was my catcher --
Business--but it's a pleasure --
I'll beat you playing from my knees --
Phil Niekro's teeth --
I'm old, I'm fat, I'm bald, I'm ugly, I have a plate in my head --
My face was crushed by a bowling ball going 90 mph --
I need it now--stat --
Signs, signs, everywhere a sign --
I'm whacked --
There was a blimp in left field --
The sun will rise, the sun will set, and I'll have lunch --
It's ambidextrous, not amphibious --
Angel, my man --
Why can't there be a left-handed catcher? --
Just grab that bat as tight as you can, son --
I love ketchup --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Tim Kurkjian.
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The ESPN sports commentator describes his twenty-five-year career covering professional baseball, drawing on candid interviews with notable players, coaches, managers, and executives to furnish revealing insights into the game.

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