Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, you’ll get details behind eachstories that bring to life players and managers, games and seasons. This book is divided into multiple parts, with progressively more difficult questions in each new section. So you think you’re a philadelphia Phillies Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of Phillies baseball.
So You Think You're a Philadelphia Phillies Fan?: Stars, Stats, Records, and Memories for True Diehards So You Think You're a Team Fan - Along the way, jimmy rollins, from grover alexander to robin roberts, richie ashburn, ryan howard, Dick Allen, Mike Schmidt, Steve Carlton, Jim Bunning, Garry Maddox, Jamie Moyer, you’ll learn more about the great Phillies players and coaches of the past and present, Chase Utley, Pete Rose, and so many more.
The Fightin' Phillies: 100 Years of Philadelphia Baseball from the Whiz Kids to the MisfitsTriumph Books - Read about mike schmidt’s most dramatic home run, the most unbreakable records in franchise history, the greatest one-game performance in World Series history, the youngest pitcher to ever win a game in the big leagues, and why the Phillies held spring training in Pennsylvania during the 1940s. From when the phillies franchise was established in 1883 and a rookie manager led the team to its first National League pennant in 1915 to the World Series titles in 1980 and 2008, a longtime Phillies executive, events, places, provides insight into a potpourri of faces, Larry Shenk, and personalities in Phillies history.
He takes readers through every no-hitter thrown by a Phillies pitcher and an incredible season by a relief pitcher who became the Most Valuable Player.
"Then Bowa Said to Schmidt. . .": The Greatest Phillies Stories Ever Told Best Sports Stories Ever ToldTriumph Books - The ultimate reference book for any “phillie phanatic, and executives, ” this book provides a behind-the-scenes peek into the private world of the players, broadcasters, managers, taking readers into the clubhouse and onto the field. Written for every fan who follows the Phillies, this unique book captures the memories and great stories from more than a century of the team’s history.
Author robert gordon takes fans inside the 1993 philadelphia phillies’ run to the world series, steve carlton, lady, when mike Schmidt, and Larry Bowa delivered the team's first World Series title; and to 2008, “I ain’t an athlete, when first baseman John Kruk once told a fan, I’m a baseball player;” back to 1980, when a new generation experienced the ecstasy of a World Series win.
Macho Row: The 1993 Phillies and Baseball’s Unwritten CodeUniversity of Nebraska Press - Colorful, misfits and outlaws, shaggy, and unkempt, the 1993 Phillies played hard and partied hard. Led by darren daulton, john kruk, and Mitch Williams, Lenny Dykstra, it was a team the fans loved and continue to love today. Trusting one another and avoiding ideas of superstardom, they consistently rubbed the opposition the wrong way and didn’t care.
William C. Kashatus pulls back the covers on this old-school band of brothers, depicting the highs and lows and their brash style while also digging into the suspected steroid use of players on the team. Macho row is a story of winning and losing, success and failure, and the emotional highs and lows that accompany them.
Macho Row: The 1993 Phillies and Baseball’s Unwritten Code - Nebraska. With a throwback mentality, the team adhered to baseball’s Code. Focusing on six key members of the team, macho row follows the remarkable season with an up-close look at the players’ lives, the team’s triumphs and failures, and what made this group so unique and so successful. Designed to preserve the moral fabric of the game, the Code’s unwritten rules formed the bedrock of this diehard team whose players paid homage and respect to the game at all times.
So You Think You're a Philadelphia Eagles Fan?: Stars, Stats, Records, and Memories for True Diehards So You Think You're a Team FanSports Publishing - Some of the many questions that this book answers include: who scored the winning touchdown in the 1960 NFL Championship Game?When Donovan McNabb became the starting quarterback during the 1999 season, who did he replace? Who threw the longest touchdown pass in Eagles history?Who are the only three Eagles players to lead the league in scoring?This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of Philadelphia football! Nebraska.
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So You Think You're a Philadelphia Eagles Fan?: Stars, Stats, Records, and Memories for True Diehards So You Think You're a Team Fan - So you think you’re a philadelphia Eagles Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of The Birds. Next come the starter and All-Pro sections, followed by the biggest challenge: the Hall of Fame. Also, including norm van brocklin, harold carmichael, reggie white, mike quick, dick Vermeil, Chuck Bednarik, you’ll learn more about the great Eagles players and coaches of the past and present, Pete Retzlaff, Randall Cunningham, Andy Reid, Steve Van Buren, and Carson Wentz.
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If These Walls Could Talk: Philadelphia Phillies: Stories from the Philadelphia Phillies Dugout, Locker Room, and Press BoxTriumph Books - Measures 50-inches by 60-inches. Licensed strength design. Over the last half-century, the philadelphia phillies have experienced epic highs—World Series titles in 1980 and 2008—and frustrating lows, and Larry Shenk has been there for every minute of it. Nebraska. Listen in on pete rose’s phone call with president Reagan after Rose broke the National League hits record and see Richie Ashburn’s face when he heard he was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
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Legends of the Philadelphia Phillies: Steve Carlton, Tug McGraw, Mike Schmidt, and Other Phillies Stars Legends of the TeamSports Publishing - No phillies book would be complete without the off-the-field names who have defined the Phillies, announcer Harry Kalas, such as team president Bill Giles, and Dave Raymond, the original Phillie Phanatic. Licensed strength design. While not every title we publish becomes a new York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.
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Each of these legends played a unique role in shaping one of sports’ greatest franchises, and Legends of the Philadelphia Phillies brings them to life once again. Skyhorse publishing, or soccer, pro football, pro and college basketball, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in sportsbooks about baseball, hockey, college football, as well as our Sports Publishing imprint, we have a book about your sport or your team.
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So You Think You’re a Philadelphia Flyers Fan?: Stars, Stats, Records, and Memories for True Diehards So You Think You're a Team FanSports Publishing - A baseball Fan Favorite. Measures 50-inches by 60-inches. Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, it will give you the details behind each―stories that bring to life players and coaches, games and seasons. Some of the many questions that this book answers include: • what goalie recorded the first shutout in team history? • Which former Flyers coach later won a Stanley Cup for another team? • Who scored the very first regular-season overtime goal for the Flyers? • What opponent went forty-two games without beating the Flyers at the Spectrum? This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of the Fly Guys! Nebraska.
Officially Licensed MLB Product. Along the way, simon gagne, wayne simmonds, jeremy roenick, tim kerr, ron hextall, eric lindros, chris pronger, you’ll learn more about the great Flyers players and coaches of the past and present, Rick MacLeish, Brian Propp, Fred Shero, from Bobby Clarke to Bernie Parent, Mike Keenan, Eric Desjardins, Mark Recchi, Bill Barber, Mark Howe, and so many more.
So You Think You’re a Philadelphia Flyers Fan?: Stars, Stats, Records, and Memories for True Diehards So You Think You're a Team Fan - . Full-color team logo on pen barrel. Great party Favors and Stocking Stuffers. Machine wash and dry. Made in China. So you think you’re a philadelphia Flyers Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of Flyers hockey. This book is divided into multiple parts, with progressively more difficult questions in each new section.
Fearless: How an Underdog Becomes a ChampionHachette Books - Full-color team logo on pen barrel. New york times bestsellerhow does an underdog become a champion? one of the most innovative, gutsy, and dynamic head coaches in the NFL reveals the strategies behind building the Eagles team that shocked the world by winning the Super Bowl. When he was offered the job as head coach of the Eagles, he jumped at it, though few thought he would succeed.
In the first season, a year of rebuilding, they finished 7-9. In fearless, pederson reveals the principles that guided him through the ups and downs and tough times of his career, and what it took to become a champion. Yet they were still the underdogs in every single game, against the New England Patriots, including the Super Bowl, one of the greatest dynasties in the history of the NFL.
Fearless: How an Underdog Becomes a Champion - It wasn't until they stunned the Patriots that people finally believed in Pederson and his team. He was an undrafted rookie free agent who would go on to play fourteen years in the NFL as a backup quarterback. Through it all, pederson sustained himself with his faith and the support of his family. When he retired, he decided to coach, but not at the pro level.
Doug pederson is the very definition of an underdog. Made in China. After a successful four-year stint there, he returned to the nfl as an assistant coach under Andy Reid with the Eagles and the Kansas City Chiefs, where he was instrumental in the development of quarterback Alex Smith and his string of 3, 000-plus-yard seasons of passing.