Joe Tait: It's Been a Real Ball: Stories from a Hall-Of-Fame Sports Broadcasting Career
Legendary broadcaster Joe Tait is like an old family friend to three generations of Cleveland sports fans. This book celebrates his hall-of-fame career with stories from Joe and dozens of fans, media colleagues, and players. It's co-written with Joe by award-winning sportswriter Terry Pluto.
What made Joe Tait so special? Fans believed him. He was "one of us." He made the
What was so great about Joe Tait? His wealth of perspective from decades observing the game, combined with his lovable-curmudgeon personality and dry wit, made me tune in to listen to Joe even when I didn't care about the game. Unfortunately, ...more
Author Terry Pluto is also well known as a sportswriter, columnist and chronicler of ...more
The book is written with a similar narrative style to Terry Pluto's "Things I've Learned from Watching the Browns: What Makes Cleveland Browns Fans Keep Coming Back for More?," which is another book by the highly regarded northeastern Ohio sports and religion writer.
There's defini ...more