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Vendor: Running Press Book Publishers
Publication Date: 2012
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Opening Day: The Story Of Jackie Robinson's First SeasonJonathan EigSimon & Schuster / 2008 / Trade Paperback$15.29 Retail:
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Terry Francona is the two-time World Series champion manager for the Boston Red Sox and the fourth person in history to manage 1,000 games for the Red Sox.
P.K. Library Journal
"…a sentimental book for readers who like the old-fashioned appeal of the father-son baseball connection... Readers will enjoy the simple reminiscences of players such as Moises Alou or Aaron Boone who had MLB fathers and who grew up around the stadium. Other sons, e.g., pitcher Greg Maddux, had dads who coached them in the early years and who were wise enough to realize the limits of their baseball knowledge. …a good option for public libraries or as a Fathers Day gift."
A perfect Fathers Day gift for baseball-loving dads, Neary and Tobins collection of 137 reminiscences from current and former professional baseball players who each had their fathers as their early (and sometimes pro) coaches is clearly a
"Major League Dads is the perfect fathers Day gift for your dad, no matter what team he cheers forand the perfect thank you for those hours teaching you to love the game of baseball. Check it out!"