The Resource Piazza : catcher, slugger, icon, star, Greg W. Prince., (ebook)

Piazza : catcher, slugger, icon, star, Greg W. Prince., (ebook)

Label
Piazza : catcher, slugger, icon, star
Title
Piazza
Title remainder
catcher, slugger, icon, star
Statement of responsibility
Greg W. Prince.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A franchise and fan base in perpetual search of validation finally had its ticket punched as 2016 dawned. Mike Piazza, who held records in one hand and a city's rapt attention in the other, gained election to the Hall of Fame. Within weeks of this long-awaited announcement, the ballclub with whom he chose to cast his eternal lot, the New York Mets, made a date to retire his number. In Piazza: Catcher, Slugger, Icon, Star, Greg W. Prince-cocreator of Faith and Fear in Flushing, "the blog for Mets fans who like to read," and author of Amazin' Again, the story of the 2015 National League champions-explores the parallel paths Piazza and the Mets set out on in the early 1990s and how their individual journeys merged into a mutual quest for transcendence. From marriage of convenience to lifetime bond to a state of baseball grace reached only once before in team history, Piazza examines how the stranger from Los Angeles became New York's favorite son and why Mets fans continued to rally to Piazza's cause years after he took his final swing for them
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Prince, Greg W
Dewey number
796.357092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Piazza, Mike
  • Baseball players
  • Catchers (Baseball)
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Piazza : catcher, slugger, icon, star, Greg W. Prince., (ebook)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781683580089
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12357879
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12357879
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Piazza : catcher, slugger, icon, star, Greg W. Prince., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781683580089
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12357879
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12357879
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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