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The Worst of Sports: Chumps, Cheats, and Chokers from the Games We Love

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TAKE THEM OUT OF THE BALL GAME–PLEASE!

From star running back Bryon “Bam” Morris’s interesting (and totally illegal) sideline career to the 1950s Kansas City A’s sneaky relationship with the New York Yankees; from French golfer Jean Van de Velde’s epic choke on 18 at the 1999 British Open to the infamous Cleveland Ten-Cent Beer Night riot of 1974; from Hungary’s bloody 1956
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Paperback, 336 pages
Published September 18th 2007 by Ballantine Books (first published January 1st 2007)
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Jim Fromm
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This book delivered everything it promised. I am a casual sports fan and although it was interesting and entertaining, I found it a little too intense for my sports acumen. I imagine it would be a great read for many fans who are seeking this kind of background and detail.
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Reading this book was like talking to a smart, sarcastic friend - I loved it!
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