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Hit Men and the Kid Who Batted Ninth : Biggio, Valentin, Vaughn & Robinson: Together Again in the Big Leagues.

Author: David Siroty
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title traces the baseball lives of Craig Biggio, Mo Vaughn, John Valentin, and Marteese Robinson, from the playgrounds through college ball to the big leagues, revealing a fascinating and personal account of four routs to the same destination and dream.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Craig Biggio; Mo Vaughn; John Valentin; Marteese Robinson; Craig Biggio; Marteese Robinson; John Valentin; Mo Vaughn
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Siroty
ISBN: 1306187710 9781306187718 9781461708995 1461708990
OCLC Number: 865157296
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; FOREWORD; INTRODUCTION; 1987; 1: "THE HIT MEN" ARE BORN; 2: NO ONE EVER FOUND THE BALL; GROWING UP; 3: THE NEXT DOUG FLUTIE TURNS TO BASEBALL; 4: A FIRE SENT HIM TO BASEBALL; 5: A PULL HITTER BECAUSE OF THE RIGHT FIELD DOGS; 6: BASEBALL WAS HIS FIRST LOVE; GOING PRO; 7: DRAFT DAY TENSION; 8: BIGGIO AND ROBINSON JOIN THE PRO RANKS; 9: FORMER WALK-ON JOINS THE RED SOX CHAIN; 10: NORWALK PAIR GOES IN THE FIRST ROUND; THE MINOR LEAGUES; 11: MOM, CAN YOU KEEP A SECRET?; 12: NOT ONE OF THE CHOSEN FEW; 13: THREE TEAMMATES PLAY THEIR WAY TO PAWTUCKET; THE MAJOR LEAGUES. 14: BIGGIO GETS THERE FIRST15: NORWALK BOYS MAKE IT TO BOSTON; 16: VAL GETS THERE TOO; 17: BACK IN THE GAME; LEAVING A LEGACY; 18: FOLLOWING IN THEIR FOOTSTEPS; HELPING CHILDREN WITH CANCER; 19: BIGGIO AND THE SUNSHINE KIDS; 20: BASEBALL IS PUT IN PERSPECTIVE; 21: THIS ONE'S FOR JASON; 22: DONATIONS; CONCLUSION; 23: TOGETHER AGAIN; ABOUT THE AUTHOR.

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This title traces the baseball lives of Craig Biggio, Mo Vaughn, John Valentin, and Marteese Robinson, from the playgrounds through college ball to the big leagues, revealing a fascinating and personal account of four routs to the same destination and dream.

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