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Wherever I wind up : my quest for truth, authenticity, and the perfect knuckleball

Author: R A Dickey; Wayne R Coffey; 3M Company.
Publisher: New York : Blue Rider Press/Penguin Group (USA), 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Glass Castle meets Ball Four as Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey weaves searing honesty and baseball insight in this memoir about his unlikely journey to the big leagues. An English Lit major at the University of Tennessee, Dickey is as articulate and thoughtful as any professional athlete in any sport-and proves it page after page, as he provides fresh and honest insight into baseball and a career unlike any  Read more...
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Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dickey, R.A. (Robert Allen), 1974-
Wherever I wind up.
New York : Blue Rider Press/Penguin Group (USA), 2012
(OCoLC)883250105
Named Person: R A Dickey; R A Dickey
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R A Dickey; Wayne R Coffey; 3M Company.
ISBN: 9781101561140 1101561149
OCLC Number: 841333843
Awards: Commended for Grand Canyon Reader Award (Teen) 2015
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Responsibility: R.A. Dickey with Wayne Coffey.
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Sustained by his Christian faith, the love of his wife and children, and a relentless quest for self-awareness, Dickey is now the starting pitcher for the New York Mets and one of the National  Read more...

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