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

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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
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.
Reading this book was like talking to a smart, sarcastic friend - I loved it!
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