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Author: Mike Piazza; Lonnie Wheeler
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
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The twelve-time All-Star catcher describes the inspiration he gleaned from his self-made father, his early career with the Dodgers, his memorable 2000 World Series with the Mets, and the controversies that have marked his career.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Mike Piazza; Mike Piazza
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Piazza; Lonnie Wheeler
ISBN: 9781439150221 1439150222 1439163030 9781439163030
OCLC Number: 793497174
Description: 374 pages, [16] pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Mike Piazza ; with Lonnie Wheeler.
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The twelve-time All-Star catcher describes the inspiration he gleaned from his self-made father, his early career with the Dodgers, his memorable 2000 World Series with the Mets, and the controversies that have marked his career.

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"Piazza applies the single-minded drive he showed at the plate to making the case for his legacy. . . . [He] is forthright and often quite funny. . . . Mets fans will find insights, if not solace, in Read more...

 
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