The Resource Great home runs of the 20th century, Rich Westcott

Great home runs of the 20th century, Rich Westcott

Label
Great home runs of the 20th century
Title
Great home runs of the 20th century
Statement of responsibility
Rich Westcott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westcott, Rich
Dewey number
796.357/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV868.4
LC item number
.W48 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Home runs (Baseball)
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball
Label
Great home runs of the 20th century, Rich Westcott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-218)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frank Baker (The home run achieves new status, October 16, 1911 -- Babe Ruth (A record that stands the test of time, September 30, 1927) -- Babe Ruth (Did he really call the shot? October 1, 1932) -- Mel Ott (Extra-inning blast wins series October 7, 1933) -- Gabby Hartnett (The homer in the gloamin' September 28, 1938) -- Whitey Kurowski (The end of a remarkable season October 5, 1942) -- Hank Greenberg (A triumphant return from the war September 30, 1945) -- Dick Sisler (Bats Phillies to first flag in 35 years October 1, 1950) -- Bobby Thomson (The miracle of Coogan's Bluff October 3, 1951) -- Mickey Mantle (First of the tape-measure homers April 17, 1953) -- Dusty Rhodes (Vaunted Indians staff goes down September 29, 1954)
  • Ted Williams (Bowing out in grand style September 28, 1960) -- Bill Mazeroski (Biggest blast in World Series history October 13, 1960) -- Roger Maris (A special record is broken October 1, 1961) -- Hank Aaron (Baseball gets a new home run king April 8, 1974) -- Frank Robinson (First Black manager has smashing debut April 8, 1975) -- Carlton Fisk (Wave goodbye to that one October 21, 1975) -- Mike Schmidt (Leading a remarkable comeback April 18, 1976) -- Chris Chambliss (The Yankees win the LCS October 14, 1976) -- Reggie Jackson (Mr. October goes to work October 18, 1977) -- Willie Stargell (Pop wins one for "the family" October 17, 1979)
  • George Brett (Kansas City finally wins a Pennant October 10, 1980) -- Jack Clark (A new hero joins Cardinals legends October 16, 1985) -- Kirk Gibson (Hobbled hitter leads Dodgers to victory October 15, 1988) -- Rick Dempsey (Marathon ends in 22nd inning August 23, 1989) -- Joe Carter (Clutch clout gives Blue Jays the Series October 23, 1993) -- Cal Ripkin (Homer accompanies record-setting streak September 6, 1995) -- Mark Mcgwire (An incredible 70-home run season September 27, 1998) -- Fernando Tatis (Two grand slams in the same inning April 23, 1999) -- Sammy Sosa (First player to reach 60 home runs twice September 18, 1999) -- Top 10 homers in the all-star game -- Other noteworthy home runs -- All-time home run leaders
Control code
ocm44727805
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 219 pages
Isbn
9781566398589
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00061981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44727805
Label
Great home runs of the 20th century, Rich Westcott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-218)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frank Baker (The home run achieves new status, October 16, 1911 -- Babe Ruth (A record that stands the test of time, September 30, 1927) -- Babe Ruth (Did he really call the shot? October 1, 1932) -- Mel Ott (Extra-inning blast wins series October 7, 1933) -- Gabby Hartnett (The homer in the gloamin' September 28, 1938) -- Whitey Kurowski (The end of a remarkable season October 5, 1942) -- Hank Greenberg (A triumphant return from the war September 30, 1945) -- Dick Sisler (Bats Phillies to first flag in 35 years October 1, 1950) -- Bobby Thomson (The miracle of Coogan's Bluff October 3, 1951) -- Mickey Mantle (First of the tape-measure homers April 17, 1953) -- Dusty Rhodes (Vaunted Indians staff goes down September 29, 1954)
  • Ted Williams (Bowing out in grand style September 28, 1960) -- Bill Mazeroski (Biggest blast in World Series history October 13, 1960) -- Roger Maris (A special record is broken October 1, 1961) -- Hank Aaron (Baseball gets a new home run king April 8, 1974) -- Frank Robinson (First Black manager has smashing debut April 8, 1975) -- Carlton Fisk (Wave goodbye to that one October 21, 1975) -- Mike Schmidt (Leading a remarkable comeback April 18, 1976) -- Chris Chambliss (The Yankees win the LCS October 14, 1976) -- Reggie Jackson (Mr. October goes to work October 18, 1977) -- Willie Stargell (Pop wins one for "the family" October 17, 1979)
  • George Brett (Kansas City finally wins a Pennant October 10, 1980) -- Jack Clark (A new hero joins Cardinals legends October 16, 1985) -- Kirk Gibson (Hobbled hitter leads Dodgers to victory October 15, 1988) -- Rick Dempsey (Marathon ends in 22nd inning August 23, 1989) -- Joe Carter (Clutch clout gives Blue Jays the Series October 23, 1993) -- Cal Ripkin (Homer accompanies record-setting streak September 6, 1995) -- Mark Mcgwire (An incredible 70-home run season September 27, 1998) -- Fernando Tatis (Two grand slams in the same inning April 23, 1999) -- Sammy Sosa (First player to reach 60 home runs twice September 18, 1999) -- Top 10 homers in the all-star game -- Other noteworthy home runs -- All-time home run leaders
Control code
ocm44727805
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 219 pages
Isbn
9781566398589
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00061981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44727805

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