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Pure Baseball

Pitch by Pitch for the Advanced Fan

Pure Baseball( )
Author: Hernandez, Keith
Bryan, Mike
Publication Date:Jan 1995
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.00
Book Description:

Former All Star Keith Hernandez teaches even the most learned fan a thing or two about baseball with his unparalleled insight into all aspects of the game, from the action in the bullpen to the positioning on the field to the plays at the plate.

Praise for Pure Baseball:

"We have never seen the game scrutinised with such care and detail. Hernandez provides commentary on two ball games in the 1993 season : a Philles-Braves match-up and an extra innings battle between the...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Baseball / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.25 x 8 x 0.62 Inches
Book Weight:0.76 Pounds
Author Biography
Hernandez, Keith (Author)
Keith Hernandez was born on October 20, 1953 in San Francisco, California. He is a former first baseman who played most of his career with the World Series-winning Major League teams, St. Louis Cardinals and the New York Mets. Some of his other awards include earning eleven consecutive Gold Gloves and the National League co-MVP Award. After retiring from the game, he has worked in television broadcasting as an analyst on Mets telecasts for the SNY, WPIX, and MSG networks and is a member of the FOX Sports MLB postseason studio team. He is the author of If at First: A Season with the Mets (1986), Pure Baseball: Pitch by Pitch for the Advanced Fan (1994), First-Base Hero (2005), Shea Good-Bye: The Untold Inside Story of the Historic 2008 Season (2009), Mookie: Life, Baseball, and the '86 Mets (2014), and I'm Keith Hernandez: A Memoir (2018)


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