Big League Brothers

Big League Brothers

Author: Jim LeBuffe

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9780595267767

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 152

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Big League Brothers is a joy for baseball fans of all generations. It tells the story of the rare occurrence when two or even three brothers have significant careers in Big League baseball. Included are today’s Boone, Molina, Benes, Giambi, Leiter, Martinez and Guerrero brothers. Yesterday’s stars, going back to 1940, include the DiMaggio, Alou, Ripken, Brett, Perry, Throneberry, Gwynn, Waner, Torre, Boyer, Dean, Forsch and Aaron siblings. Big League Brothers is Jim LeBuffe’s third baseball book, following Parallel Hitters (2002) and Baseball Fathers and Sons (2001). All are available on-line from iuniverse.com, bn.com or amazon.com or by calling toll free 1-877-823-9235.
Big League Brothers
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Jim LeBuffe
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-02-01 - Publisher: iUniverse

Big League Brothers is a joy for baseball fans of all generations. It tells the story of the rare occurrence when two or even three brothers have significant careers in Big League baseball. Included are today’s Boone, Molina, Benes, Giambi, Leiter, Martinez and Guerrero brothers. Yesterday’s stars, going back to
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Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Josh Wilker
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Seven Footer Press

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Language: en
Pages: 607
Authors: Peter C. Bjarkman
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

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Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Lew Freedman
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-24 - Publisher: McFarland

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Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Charlie Vascellaro
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Presents the life and accomplishments of one of the most important figures in Major League Baseball history who achieved over three thousand career base hits and is the all-time home run leader.