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7 edition of The great baseball players from McGraw to Mantle found in the catalog.

The great baseball players from McGraw to Mantle

with 248 historic photographs from the Archives of Photo File, Inc.

by Bert Randolph Sugar

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Baseball players -- United States -- Portraits.,
    • Baseball players -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementBert Randolph Sugar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV865.A1 S83 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination138 p. :
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1000729M
      ISBN 100486289249
      LC Control Number96039656
      OCLC/WorldCa35910489

        Major League Baseball player Walter Johnson died on Janu , at the age of He played his entire year baseball career as an outfielder and first baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals from to and was nicknamed Stan the Man. Stan is widely regarded as the greatest hitters in baseball history.   John McGraw was one of the dirtiest players baseball has ever known. He would routinely trip players rounding third base, spike them, grab their belt loops to hold them back and keep them from.

        If you were a baseball fan in New York in the s, you could watch Willie Mays, Mantle, or Snider play on any given day. Mays, who finished with HR, 3, hits, and 12 Gold Gloves, was the best of the three and the greatest center fielder of all time.   Baseball & Bubble Gum: The Topps Collection is the latest release from Tom and Ellen Zappala, the husband-wife team that has collaborated with PSA on a number of vintage baseball card-related books. The page coffee table-style book shows off each card in the set in full color, with a narrative on each player.

        Mickey Mantle is a baseball legend. ‘The Mick’ played 18 seasons with the New York Yankees from to His accolades and numbers are as good as any player to ever play baseball. 7 World Series titles, 3 American League MVPs, 4-time home run leader, Triple Crown winner in , career home runs, 18 career World Series home runs, the list goes . Book Excerpts; Jackie Robinson; Ball Players. Hall of Famers; Most Valuable Players; Historical Hitter Matchups; Historical Pitcher Matchups; Charlton’s Chronology. Rules in Baseball ; Rules in Baseball Present; Teams; Our Columnists; Blog Pen; Book .


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The Great Baseball Players from McGraw to Mantle: With Historic Photographs from the Archives of Photo File, Inc. Paperback – Janu by Bert Randolph Sugar (Editor)Author: Bert Randolph Sugar. The great baseball players from McGraw to Mantle: with historic photographs from the Archives of Photo File, Inc.

MOVE OVER BABE, THE MICK IS THE GREATEST * From Tony Castro, the New York Times bestselling author, comes the concluding book of his brilliant biographical trilogy of Mickey Mantle -- of whom even Joe DiMaggio begrudgingly told the author: "to say there was anyone better in the game, to say there was anyone better than Mantle is what we Italians /5(45).

John Joseph McGraw (April 7, – Febru ), nicknamed "Little Napoleon" and "Mugsy", was a Major League Baseball (MLB) player and manager of the New York stood 5 feet 7 inches ( m) tall and weighed pounds (70 kg). He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in While primarily a third baseman throughout his career, he also Batting average This book is a powerful look at the forces that transformed baseball in a pivotal time period by weaving in the life stories of players, managers, coaches, scouts and team owners.

You get a detailed and humanizing portrait of the faces of baseball, like Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Bob Gibson and Lou Brock. One of the greatest baseball players of all time, he is undoubtedly the best power-hitting switch-hitter (batting both lefty and righty) ever.

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1 Babe Ruth George Herman Ruth Jr., better known as Babe Ruth, was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball spanned 22 seasons, from through This isn't even close.

He's a career hitter with Home Runs. hit 60 home runs in a season, 59 in another, 54 2 other times. And this was when they played games. Mickey Charles Mantle (Octo – Aug ), nicknamed The Commerce Comet and The Mick, was an American professional baseball player. Mantle played his entire Major League Baseball (MLB) career (–) with the New York Yankees as a center fielder, right fielder, and first was one of the best players and sluggers and is regarded by many as the greatest.

Players like Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Eddie Mathews, Reggie Jackson, Mike Schmidt, Ted Williams, Mark McGwire and others, are all covered in great detail.

Loaded with high-quality photos on lb. gloss paper is what makes this book a great baseball collectible. Honus Wagner was probably the greatest player in MLB history, behind Babe Ruth.

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Mickey Mantle was in fact a great player. He did however strike out a lot. Joe DiMaggio also a great player who has 3 seasons omitted from his career at his prime () due to the war. But I'm not sure what you mean by the Mick having to cover 2/3 of the outfield because of Joe D.

They played together for one season,the Mick's. Mickey Charles Mantle was an American baseball player who was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in He played his entire year major-league professional career for the New York Yankees, winning 3 American League MVP titles and playing in 16 All-Star games/5(3).

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An upcoming hardcover book by former DC editor Mark Chiarello attempts to answer that question in style, with beautiful full-color illustrations of figures such as Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb .Rogers Hornsby. Positions: Second Baseman, Shortstop and Third Baseman Bats: Right • Throws: Rightlb (cm, 79kg).

Born: Ap in Winters, TX us Died: January 5, in Chicago, IL Buried: Hornsby Bend Cemetery, Hornsby Bend, TX. High School: Northside HS (Fort Worth, TX) Debut: Septem (Age d, 4,th in MLB history).I hate to pour cold water on a legend and I grew up admiring Mantle.

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