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Here ya Go, Daddy-O
Posted By Alex Belth On June 13, 2012 @ 9:07 am In 1: Featured,Arts and Culture,Bookish,Great Sports Books,Sportswriting | Comments Disabled
Father’s Day is fast-approaching. Scanning the shelves for the latest baseball books, here are some thoughts:
“Damn Yankees.” ‘Nuff said .
“Wherever I Wind Up,”  R.A. Dickey’s memoir, written with Wayne Coffey.
Man, the University of Nebraska Press has a bunch of good baseball titles  including:
Also, check out Paul Dickson’s formidable-looking biography of Bill Veeck: “Bill Veeck: Baseball’s Greatest Maverick.” 
There’s Marty Apel’s history of the Yankees:
“Pinstripe Empire” 
Also, Rob Miech has a book about the rookie stud Bryce Harper: “The Last Natural.” 
Yeah, the kid can play.
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 Nuff said: http://www.bronxbanterblog.com/2012/03/19/bronx-banter-interview-rob-fleder/
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 “Wherever I Wind Up,”: http://www.amazon.com/Wherever-Wind-Up-Authenticity-Knuckleball/dp/0399158154
 the University of Nebraska Press has a bunch of good baseball titles: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/03/sports/baseball/football-loving-nebraska-nurtures-baseball-literature.html
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 “Bill Veeck: Baseball’s Greatest Maverick.”: http://www.amazon.com/Bill-Veeck-Baseballs-Greatest-Maverick/dp/0802717780/ref=pd_sim_b_8
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 “Pinstripe Empire”: http://www.amazon.com/Pinstripe-Empire-Yankees-Before-After/dp/1608194922
 “Damned Yankees” : http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1600787045/ref=pd_lpo_k2_dp_sr_1?pf_rd_p=486539851&pf_rd_s=lpo-top-stripe-1&pf_rd_t=201&pf_rd_i=0446360899&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_r=0DE1Y82QG4X9MAFC5N01
 Fleder’s book: http://www.amazon.com/Damn-Yankees-Twenty-Four-League-Writers/dp/0062059629/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1339595780&sr=1-1
 “The Last Natural.” : http://www.amazon.com/The-Last-Natural-Harpers-Greatest/dp/1250001455
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