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Banks To Sandberg To Grace Pb : Five Decades of Love and Frustration with the Chicago Cubs - Carrie Muskat

Banks To Sandberg To Grace Pb

Five Decades of Love and Frustration with the Chicago Cubs

Paperback Published: 14th March 2002
ISBN: 9780071385565
Number Of Pages: 304

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"Banks to Sandberg to Grace " brings together more than 60 first-person accounts from the past 50 years of Cubs baseball. Each of the storytellers whose voices are heard throughout shares his or her personal, revealing account of what it was like to play or work for the Cubs. Hank Sauer laughs about fans in the bleachers throwing tobacco at him. The team's longtime equipment manager, Yosh Kawano, talks about gaining the trust and friendship of players such as Ryne Sandberg. And WGN-TV producer Arne Harris reminisces about sharing an earpiece with Jack Brickhouse and Harry Caray. Includes a foreword by Chicago sportswriter Bob Verdi.

The Cubs haven't won a World Series since 1908, but more books have been written about them than any team except the Yankees
Banks to Sandberg to Graceis one of the best.
The Chicago Cubs are one of the most beloved teams in all of sports, though not for their success on the baseball field
The post-­World War II years have been especially rough for the Cubs: they have been without a pennant since 1945--longer than any team in the major leagues
But devoted Cubs fans c
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ISBN: 9780071385565
ISBN-10: 0071385568
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 14th March 2002
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 14.0  x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.4
Edition Number: 1