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    read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Vernona Gomez DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez Vernona Gomez Î 3 free download Vernon Gomez nicknamed 'Lefty' for obvious reasons pitched for the NY Yankees from 1930 1942 This is rather amazing as this was the time when pitchers were in the game till their arms fell off They virtually pitched themselves out of their car

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    DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez Even my love of baseball purely for baseball's sake couldn't propel me all the way through this book It has some great stories and information but is poorly organized and has the feel of a book that was left without an objective editor for cutting the snippets that didn't matter For instance there were entire chapters on the history of this baseball player's wife and her family and childhood I simply didn't care about

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    DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Vernona Gomez summary Lefty author Vernona Gomez I really enjoyed the format of this book presenting a story of a man in a way that made me feel like I knew him The uotes and commentary from various sources made for a true to life feel It's also a great book for those who enjoy base

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    DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez A loving biography written by a loving daughter Not a book for one looking for hard nosed inside baseball What I will say is the authors had access to amazing source material Lefty Gomez's career spanned a uniue period in

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    summary Lefty author Vernona Gomez Vernona Gomez Î 3 free download DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez A look into the Life of Lefty Gomez the New York Yanks and baseball in the 1930's and 1940's Very entertaining bookLefty was what all ballplayers should be to the fans

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    DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Vernona Gomez Vernona Gomez Î 3 free download Lefty Gomez is both one of the best known and one of the least known stars in baseball history To the public and press he was “El Goofo” a uniue combination of high velocity fastball affable eccentricity and irreveren

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    DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez It was once said that rooting for the New York Yankees was like rooting for US Steel The retort to that statement was comparing a team that through the decades has produced the likes of Babe Ruth Lefty Gomez and Yogi Berra to US Steel is simple minded Vernon “Lefty” Gomez was indeed one of the colorful characters in baseball history and he receives his due in this biography co authored by his daughter Vero

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    DOWNLOAD (Lefty author Vernona Gomez) AUTHOR Vernona Gomez I recieved an advanced copy through goodreads first read program I am a big baseball fan and I enjoy reading about history You get great base

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Lefty author Vernona Gomez

Lefty author Vernona Gomez review ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Vernona Gomez Vernona Gomez Î 3 free download Dorial tour in 1934 Away from the diamond Lefty played the big city bon vivant marrying Broadway star June O’Dea and hobnobbing with a who’s who of celebrities including George Gershwin Jack Dempsey Ernest Hemingway Marilyn Monroe George M Cohan and James Michener He even scored a private audience with the pope   And even when his pro ball career was done Lefty wasn’t He became a national representative for Wilson Sporting Goods logging over 100000 miles a year spreading the word about America’s favorite game and touching thousands of lives In 1972 he was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame Three baseball fields are named for him and to this day the top honor bestowed each year by the American Baseball Coaches Association is the Lefty Gomez Award   Now dra. Good story about a great player and an even better person

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Lefty author Vernona Gomez review ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Vernona Gomez Vernona Gomez Î 3 free download Wing on countless conversations with Lefty interweaving than three hundred interviews conducted with his family friends competitors and teammates over the course of a decade and revealing candid photos documents and film clips many never shown publicly his daughter Vernona Gomez and her award winning co author Lawrence Goldstone vividly re create the life and adventures of the irreverent southpaw fondly dubbed “El Señor Goofy”   “I’d rather be lucky than good” Lefty Gomez once uipped one of many classic one liners documented here In the end he was both A star studded romp through baseball’s most glorious seasons and America’s most glamorous years Lefty is at once a long overdue reminder of a pitcher’s greatness and a heartwarming celebration of a life well live. A look into the Life of Lefty Gomez the New York Yanks and baseball in the 1930 s and 1940 s Very entertaining bookLefty was what all ballplayers should be to the fans

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Lefty author Vernona Gomez review ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Vernona Gomez Vernona Gomez Î 3 free download A baseball legend distinguished by his competitive nature uick wit and generous spirit Lefty Gomez was one of a kind Told for the first time this is his remarkable story  Born to a small town California ranching family the youngest of eight Vernon “Lefty” Gomez rode his powerful arm and jocular personality right across America to the dugout of the New York Yankees Lefty baffled hitters with his blazing fastball establishing himself as the team’s ace He vacationed with Babe Ruth served as Joe DiMaggio’s confidant and consoled Lou Gehrig the day the “Iron Horse” removed himself from the lineup He started and won the first ever All Star Game was the first pitcher to make the cover of Time magazine and barnstormed Japan as part of Major League Baseball’s grand ambassa. Excellent biography one of baseball s colorful characters Lefty Gomez pitched before my time but this book sheds much light on little known facts about the N Y Yankees in the 20 s and 30 sthe team that dominated that era Gomez was married to June O Dea a Broadway star and was close friends of players like Ruth Gehrig and Lazzeri He was a wit loved by the media and everyone that knew himI met Lefty Gomez in 1966 when he visited the ballpark where I was employed in Asheville NC He signed a ball for me which I kept until my two little brothers played with it so much the signature wore off and was subseuently lost and gone forever Since then Gomez was inducted into the Hall of Fame and now that I know bout him really wish I still had that ballThe book was co written by Left s daughter Vernona Gomez and nothing is left out inclding Lefty s later battles with alcoholI give it 5 stars

  • Hardcover
  • 416
  • Lefty author Vernona Gomez
  • Vernona Gomez
  • English
  • 03 February 2020
  • 9780345526489