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Johnny Evers : a baseball life / Dennis Snelling.

Johnny Evers : a baseball life

Snelling, Dennis, 1958- author. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780786475919 (softcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0786475919 (softcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 229 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p.221-222) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The kid from the Collar City -- Rookie -- Foraging for wins in the land of the Giants -- The best team in baseball, but not necessarily in Chicago -- World champions -- Merkle -- A sad lexicon -- Comeback -- Managing the cubs with neither a Tinker nor a Chance -- The Miracle Braves -- Too much electricity -- When Johnny comes marching home -- The human dynamo that needs a minder -- Albany, Alabama Pitts and one last reunion -- Which is as it should be.
Summary, etc.:
"Johnny Evers was the heartbeat of one of the greatest teams of the 20th century and the fiercest competitor this side of Ty Cobb. This is the biography of a man who literally wrote the book about playing his position and set the standard for winning baseball. He was elected to the Hall of Fame"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Evers, Johnny.
Baseball players > United States > Biography.
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)

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