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NPR driveway moments : baseball.

Author: National Public Radio (U.S.); Conan, Neal.
Publisher: [Minneapolis, MN] : Highbridge, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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24 humorous, touching stories from the National Public Radio archives illuminate and celebrate our relationship with America's favorite pastime, baseball.
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Genre/Form: Radio talk shows
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: National Public Radio (U.S.); Conan, Neal.
ISBN: 1598875876 9781598875874
OCLC Number: 225133991
Notes: Compact disc.
Cast: Host, Neal Conan.
Event notes: Material originally broadcast on National Public Radio programs, 2000-2007.
Description: 2 audio discs (104 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Disc one. Introduction --
A baseball tutorial --
The hidden language of baseball --
Dodger fans offered all you can eat option --
Autumn glory: baseball's first world series --
Clemente: the story of a true baseball hero --
Baseball has been very, very good to him --
Mamie Peanut Johnson, pitching pioneer --
For the love of the game --
The mystery of Sweet Caroline and the Sox --
The hidden ball and other baseball tricks --
Neal Conan's play-by-play --
Disc two. A test of courage: Jackie Robinson's rookie year --
StoryCorps griot: field of dreams --
Baseball, apple pie and steroids --
Braves cheered on by truly brave hospice fans --
Remembering Aaron's quiet, courageous chase --
Three blind mice --
Ballpark names fail to impress --
Double duty Radcliffe's busy life --
Math in baseball --
Aren't we tried of watching the pitch count? --
Yogi Berra's ten rings --
Ted Williams: an American legend.
Other Titles: Baseball
Morning edition.
All things considered (Radio program)
Weekend edition Saturday (Radio program)

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