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Bums--an oral history of the Brooklyn Dodgers

by Peter Golenbock

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Golenbock.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination464 p. :
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23257470M
    ISBN 100399128468

    Bums: An Oral History Of The Brooklyn Dodgers. Written by: Peter Golenbock Read By: Raymond Todd. Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers Published eBook pp. pub The intimate story of one of the most beloved teams ever, told by the men who lived it, and compiled brilliantly by the master of baseball oral histories, Peter Golenbock.

    Dodger history being what it was, the nostalgia is sharply flavored with painful might-have-beens: if only Mickey Owen hadn't let that third strike get away in the series, if only Pete Reiser hadn't crashed into the center-field wall in , if only Cal Abrams hadn't been thrown out at the plate in the last game of the season, if. Furillo, whose hatred for Durocher was so intense that he would engage Durocher in a fistfight in a Giant dugout filled with enemy players, said of the Giants, in Peter Golenbock's book Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers, "They were dirty ballplayers They all Batting average

    Before the team headed to Los Angeles in , the Brooklyn Dodgers were one of the most colorful and beloved teams in baseball. In Bums, best-selling author Peter Golenbock presents a fascinating oral history of baseball heroes and an era gone by/5(2). Before the team headed to Los Angeles in , the Brooklyn Dodgers were one of the most colorful and beloved teams in baseball. In Bums, best-selling author Peter Golenbock has compiled a fascinating oral history of the Ebbets Field heroes with recollections from former players, writers, front-office executives, and faithful fans. Dodgers.


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