The ultimate Boston Red Sox time machine book / Martin Gitlin
Book | Lyons Press | 2020

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viii, 197 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction - Super Cy and the first Series Champs - Fenway and the Monstah - The Annual Champs - Creating the Curse - the Morass - The Yawkey Way - The Growth of the Splendid Splinter - The Championship, the Choice, and the Choke - Pushing for Pumpsie - Yaz and the Impossible Dream - The Tragic Tale of Tony C. - A Great Pair of New Sox - The So-Called Spaceman - Bucky Freaking Dent and the Pain of '78 - Rocket Roger - Buckner's Boo-Boo - Ups and Downs with Nomar and Mo - A Little Big Mistake - Big Papi and the Big Comeback - Manny Being Manny - Chicken and Championships - Red Sox Nation
The Ultimate Boston Red Sox Time Machine presents a timeline format that not only includes the Red Sox's greatest moments--including its nine World Series wins and individual achievements--but focuses also on some very unusual seasons and events, such as the refusal of the New York Yankees to go up against them in the 1904 World Series, the derivation of its name, and of course the famous Curse of the Bambino. There are dozens of impressive, wild, wacky and wonderful stories over the years regarding Red Sox history and Gitlin is the perfect person to write it with his trademark humor and thorough knowledge of Red Sox lore. -- Provided by publisher.
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