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ebook
Author Heffron, Joe
Title The Local Boys [ebook] : Hometown Players for the Cincinnati Reds
Publisher New York : Clerisy Press, 2014
Descript 1 online resource (241 p.)
Note Description based upon print version of record
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreword by Chris Welsh; Introduction; A Brief History of Local Reds; The Player Profiles; Ehtan Allen; Linwood ""King"" Bailey; Clarence ""Kid"" Baldwin; Skeeter Barnes; Bob Barton; Jim Beckman; Buddy Bell; Mike Bell; Larry Benton; Tod Benzinger; Jim Blackburn; Jim Bolger; Amos ""Darling"" Booth; John ""Honest Jack"" Boyle; Cornelius ""Neal"" Brady; Jim Brosnan; Mike Burke; Jack Bushelman; Charlie Case; Bob Clark; Billy Clingman; Pierce ""Percy"" Coleman; Lorenzo ""Ren"" Deagle; Charles ""Dory"" Dean; John Dolan
Charles ""Red"" DooinBill Doran; Leon ""Bull"" Durham; Norman ""Kid"" Elberfeld; William ""Buck"" Ewing; Maury Fisher; Carney Flynn; Hank Gastright; Bob Geary; Charlie Gould; Ken Griffey, Jr.; Emil Haberer; John ""Chinnk"" Heileman; Chris ""Crese"" Heismann; Bill Hobbs; George Hobriever; Thomas Howard; Miller Huggins; Eddie Hunter; Bill Irwin; Larry Jacobus; Scott Klingenbeck; Brian Koelling; Ralph Kraus; Al ""Moose"" Lakeman; Barry Larkin; Stephen Larkin; Mark Lewis; Larry Luebbers; Louis ""Red"" Lutz; Lee Magee; Charles ""Lefty"" Marr; Billy McCool; George Miller; Bobby Mitchell
Dick MurphyDan Neville; Chris Nichting; Al Niehaus; Jack Niemes; Joe Nuxhall; Ron Oester; Claude Osteen; Dave Parker; George Pechniey; Edward ""Icicle"" Reeder; ""Long"" John Reilly; Bill Rodgers; Pete Rose; Pete Rose, Jr.; Jeff Russell; Admiral Schlei; Gene Schott; Amos ""Dick"" Scott; Scott Service; Chris Sexton; Gus Shallix; Jimmy Shevlin; Eddie Sicking; John ""Chick"" Smith; Joe Sommer; Jake Stenzel; Clarence Stephens; Ricky Stone; Jack Sutthoff; Len Swormstedt; Jesse Tannehill; Kent Tekulve; Eddie Tiemeyer; Henry ""Farmer"" Vaughn; Clyde Vollmer; Herm Wihmeier; John ""Podge"" Weihe
Chris WilshBill Whitrock; ""Wild Bill"" Widner; Dale Williams; Orville ""Sam"" Woodruff; Don Zimmer; Sources; Photo Credits; Acknowledgments; About the Authors
Summary The Local Boys tells the stories of men who achieved the boyhood dream of playing for the hometown team. From Ethan Allen to Don Zimmer, they're all here, including Charlie ?Bushel Basket" Gould, who played on the first team in 1869 to Junior Griffey, soon to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. Alongside big-name stars like Dave Parker and Buddy Bell, fans will find those like Eddie Hunter, who played only one inning in 1933, never got to bat, and never fielded a ball. Every player receives a one- or two-page profile, many of which are based on original interviews with the players or
Subject Cincinnati Reds (Baseball team)
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography
Cincinnati (Ohio) -- Biography
Genre Electronic books
Subject Downloadable file
Alt Author Heffron, Jack
OverDrive, Inc
ISBN 9781578605545 (electronic bk.)
1578605547 (electronic bk.)

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