Down to the Last Pitch: How the 1991 Minnesota Twins and Atlanta Braves Gave Us the Best World Series of All Time

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Product Details

Price
$21.99
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.5 X 8.6 X 0.9 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780306823749
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About the Author

Tim Wendel was a founding editor of USA Today's Baseball Weekly and is the award-winning and highly acclaimed author of eleven books, including Summer of .68. He has served as exhibit adviser to the Baseball Hall of Fame and has been a writer-in-residence at Johns Hopkins University. He lives near Washington, DC.

Reviews

"The most underrated great World Series is finally getting its due...brilliantly [brought] to life by Tim Wendel."--Claire Smith, award-winning ESPN news editor

"Just when you think you've seen everything, read everything, along comes a book and an author in whose gifted hands the past comes alive and makes you believe in miracles all over again."--Jane Leavy, author of The Last Boy

"Tim Wendel, a great baseball writer and historian, relives the only time that two last-place teams rebounded the next year to play for the championship."--Minneapolis Star Tribune

"The reader is in for a treat. Down to the Last Pitch is Wendel at his best."--Tampa Tribune

"[A] classic tale of an authentic Fall Classic"--Charleston Post and Courier

"This is a winner."--San Francisco Book Review

Hudson Valley News, 6/29/15
"A fine new book...for the baseball fan."