EAN-139781600783180   EAN-13 barcode 9781600783180
Product NameMike Schmidt: The Phillies' Legendary Slugger
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHeight:8.86 inches / Length:0.98 inches / Weight:1.05 pounds / Width:6.02 inches
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Width0.9 inches    (convert)
Height9 inches    (convert)
Length6 inches    (convert)
Weight16.8 ounces    (convert)
AuthorRob Maaddi
Page Count256
Long Description

The first comprehensive biography of this Philadelphia Phillies’ icon, this book provides fans a detailed look into the life of legendary third baseman and feared slugger Mike Schmidt. Schmidt was not always a fan favorite—he was somewhat misunderstood and seen as standoffish by many fans who referred to him as “Mr. Cool.” Author Rob Maaddi dispels the myths by transporting readers back to key events in Schmidt’s life and Hall of Fame career that make him come alive and help to create an understanding of the hardworking ballplayer he really was. The book not only uncovers the real man behind the remarkable numbers, but also allows fans to relive the most memorable moments from Schmidt’s legendary career including his 500th career home run and the 1980 World Series victory. It also delves into his close relationships with teammates like Pete Rose, Dick Allen, and Garry Maddox. This satisfying portrait of one of the games’ most celebrated players is one that baseball fans of all ages will not want to be without and will cherish for years to come.

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