* Step inside the clubhouse with Richardson and gain a rare glimpse of one of the most celebrated dynasties in baseball history! Playing alongside Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, and others, he's an outspoken believer who helped found the Fellowship of Christian Athletes---and the only player from a losing team to be named the World Series MVP. 320 pages, softcover from Tyndale.
Former Yankee Bobby Richardson played alongside Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Whitey Ford, Joe Pepitone, and Yogi Berra during one of the most prolific dynasties in baseball history, and he remains to this day the only player from the losing team ever to be named World Series MVP.
In Impact Player, Bobby shares his life story, including never-before-told tales from the Yankee clubhouse during the historic 55-65 pennant runs and World Series appearances. The book also features the unlikely friendship Richardson, a devout and outspoken Christian, shared with Yankee legend and renowned drinker and womanizer Mickey Mantle.
The perfect combination of faith and baseball, Impact Player offers a rare glimpse into one of the most celebrated dynasties in the history of the game, and it paints a fascinating portrait of a life well-lived and the lasting rewards that come from knowing and loving God.