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Baseball"s worst teams

by Nathan Aaseng

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Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Baseball teams -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Baseball -- History.

    • About the Edition

      The author profiles what he considers to be the eight worst teams in the history of major league baseball.

      Edition Notes

      StatementNate Aaseng.
      SeriesSports talk
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV875.A1 A23 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination71 p. :
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2860550M
      ISBN 10082251527X
      LC Control Number84023337
      OCLC/WorldCa11289371

        In , Joe Pawlikowski of Fangraphs wrote about Bergen, calling him the "Worst Hitter in Baseball History". Pawlikowski was dead-on about Author: Glenn Dupaul. The Worst Teams in Baseball History After the World Series ended and the Nationals emerged victorious, I wrote about how the Astros had put together one of the greatest regular seasons of all time and joined the (perhaps ignominious) list of great teams without a title. In doing so, I .

      The Extra 2%: How Wall Street Strategies Took a Major League Baseball Team from Worst to First Most baseball fans (and business leaders) have heard or and perhaps read Moneyball. But few have read The Extra 2%, which chronicles the rise of the Tampa Bay Rays to prominence and contention. The Rays for years had been a perennial bottle-dweller. Baseball Almanac is pleased to present an unprecedented collection of baseball record books that will bring to life those "cups of coffee" and keep you up to date as the baseball records fall. "He just blew it (Nolan Ryan strikeout number five-thousand) by me.

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title: Baseball's worst teams. Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 20 cm: Other Titles.   Major League Baseball has seen this play before: A global calamity spreads fear and panic. Equity values plummet. The future gets scary. And prices for the most valuable teams Author: Mike Ozanian.


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