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That One Glorious Season: Baseball Players With One Spectactular Year, 1950 - 1961

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List of players includes; Jim Konstanty, Al Rosen, Ned Garver, Bobby Shantz, Don Newcombe, Harvey Haddix, Bob Shaw, Mickey Vernon, Johnny Antonelli, Dusty Rhodes, Dick Groat, Jackie Jensen, and Joey Jay. These players were Pennant Winners, Batting Champions, Pitchers of the Year, Most Valuable Players, and Cy Young Award Winners.
Published September 1st 2006 by Peter E. Randall Publisher
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Charles M.
Interesting account of little known baseball players from 50s and 60s, who had that one great season (and then perhaps was never heard from again). Must read for any baseball fan interested in obscure trivia.
Tom McDade
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Great trip back to childhood when baseball meant more that it does now - some fine baseball card photos front-and-back, of one-great-season ballplayers.
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As a youngster growing up in the 1950s, my world centered around baseball,not so much as a player, but as a student of the game's history. Thus, I have written a book about some of the sport's finer players who never made it to Cooperstown, but nonetheless enjoyed a spectacular year in a good career. All sixteen teams (chapters) are represented in the book and twenty-one players are featured. Name ...more