The Resource Baseball maverick : how Sandy Alderson revolutionized baseball and revived the Mets, Steve Kettmann

Baseball maverick : how Sandy Alderson revolutionized baseball and revived the Mets, Steve Kettmann

Label
Baseball maverick : how Sandy Alderson revolutionized baseball and revived the Mets
Title
Baseball maverick
Title remainder
how Sandy Alderson revolutionized baseball and revived the Mets
Statement of responsibility
Steve Kettmann
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Granted unprecedented access to a working GM over several seasons, bestselling author Steve Kettmann traces Alderson's history and his renewal of the Mets despite a limited budget, through big trades that brought back high-profile prospects to the development of young aces including Matt Harvey, Zach Wheeler, and Jacob deGrom"--Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kettmann, Steve
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV865.A32
LC item number
K48 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alderson, Sandy
  • New York Mets (Baseball team)
  • Oakland Athletics (Baseball team)
  • Baseball
Label
Baseball maverick : how Sandy Alderson revolutionized baseball and revived the Mets, Steve Kettmann
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rounding a corner -- The Marine shakes up baseball in Oakland. Khe Sanh -- Poster boy -- Holy Toledo! -- Hooked up with Apple -- Computer helps A's zap Tigers -- The Google of baseball -- Earthquake -- Passing the torch -- "Come on, Blue!". Alderson's brain trust -- The Madoff mess -- Winter meetings 2012 -- Spring training 2013 -- Sweep -- Patience -- The best day of the year -- "Come on, Blue!" -- Line in the Sandy. Hangin' with Jay-Z -- The ninety-win challenge -- Don't think -- Fizzle -- "Throw a goddamned fastball!" -- Hanging by a thread -- Back to where it all started -- The future is now -- Zero hour for the Mets
Control code
ocn858602697
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780802119988
Lccn
2016301464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858602697
Label
Baseball maverick : how Sandy Alderson revolutionized baseball and revived the Mets, Steve Kettmann
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rounding a corner -- The Marine shakes up baseball in Oakland. Khe Sanh -- Poster boy -- Holy Toledo! -- Hooked up with Apple -- Computer helps A's zap Tigers -- The Google of baseball -- Earthquake -- Passing the torch -- "Come on, Blue!". Alderson's brain trust -- The Madoff mess -- Winter meetings 2012 -- Spring training 2013 -- Sweep -- Patience -- The best day of the year -- "Come on, Blue!" -- Line in the Sandy. Hangin' with Jay-Z -- The ninety-win challenge -- Don't think -- Fizzle -- "Throw a goddamned fastball!" -- Hanging by a thread -- Back to where it all started -- The future is now -- Zero hour for the Mets
Control code
ocn858602697
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780802119988
Lccn
2016301464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858602697

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