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Five Seasons A Baseball Companion

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ISBN-10: 0803259506

ISBN-13: 9780803259508

Edition: 2004

Authors: Roger Angell

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Five Seasonscovers the baseball seasons from 1972 through 1976, described as the “most significant half decade in the history of the game.” The era was notable for the remarkable individual feats of Hank Aaron, Lou Brock, and Nolan Ryan, among others. It also presented one of the best World Series of all time (1975), including still the greatest World Series game ever played (Game Six).Along with visiting other games and campaigns, Roger Angell meets a trio of Tigers-obsessed fans, goes to a game with a departing old-style owner, watches high-school ball in Kentucky with a famous scout, and explores the sad and astounding mystery of Steve Blass’s vanished control. Angell’sFive Seasonsis a…    
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Publication date: 3/1/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 413
Size: 5.55" wide x 8.55" long x 0.80" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Roger Angell lives in New York City.

On the Ball
Starting to Belong
Buttercups Rampant
Stories for a Rainy Afternoon
Season Lightly
Three for the Tigers
Mets Redux
Landscape, with Figures
How the West Was Won
Sunny Side of the Street
Gone for Good
The Companions of the Game
Agincourt and After
In the Counting House
Cast a Cold Eye