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The Resource Pie Traynor : a baseball biography, James Forr and David Proctor

Pie Traynor : a baseball biography, James Forr and David Proctor

Label
Pie Traynor : a baseball biography
Title
Pie Traynor
Title remainder
a baseball biography
Statement of responsibility
James Forr and David Proctor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Pie Traynor was the face of Pittsburgh baseball during the twenties and thirties. Traynor was a line-drive hitter who drove in runs effectively with doubles and triples. After his playing days ended, Traynor stayed in Pittsburgh, managing the Pirates and working as a broadcaster, cementing his place as one of the most popular athletes"--Provided by publisher
Summary
"Pie Traynor was the face of Pittsburgh baseball during the twenties and thirties. Traynor was a line-drive hitter who drove in runs effectively with doubles and triples. After his playing days ended, Traynor stayed in Pittsburgh, managing the Pirates and working as a broadcaster, cementing his place as one of the most popular athletes"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
357111
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forr, James
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Proctor, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Traynor, Pie
  • Baseball players
  • Pittsburgh Pirates (Baseball team)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a baseball biography
Label
Pie Traynor : a baseball biography, James Forr and David Proctor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Canada to Somerville -- Discovered on Cape Cod -- Portsmouth's $10,000 beauty -- Killing ushers in Birmingham -- I wouldn't trade him for half of the Brooklyn ballclub -- World champions -- A great club melting away -- Not a kid anymore -- Endings and beginnings -- Squeezing orange juice from a potato -- The Homer in the gloamin' -- Keen regret -- At the corner of walk and don't walk -- Live from ringside -- It kind of made me feel like crying
Control code
ocn449516611
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9780786443857
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009049168
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449516611
Label
Pie Traynor : a baseball biography, James Forr and David Proctor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Canada to Somerville -- Discovered on Cape Cod -- Portsmouth's $10,000 beauty -- Killing ushers in Birmingham -- I wouldn't trade him for half of the Brooklyn ballclub -- World champions -- A great club melting away -- Not a kid anymore -- Endings and beginnings -- Squeezing orange juice from a potato -- The Homer in the gloamin' -- Keen regret -- At the corner of walk and don't walk -- Live from ringside -- It kind of made me feel like crying
Control code
ocn449516611
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9780786443857
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009049168
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449516611

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