The Resource #letsgobucs, A Summer With the 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates, Scott McMurtry, (ebook)

#letsgobucs, A Summer With the 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates, Scott McMurtry, (ebook)

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#letsgobucs, A Summer With the 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates
Title
#letsgobucs
Title number
A Summer With the 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates
Statement of responsibility
Scott McMurtry
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Language
eng
Summary
A season-long chronicle of the 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates' thrilling rise and sudden fall, presented from the view of a 22-year old, lifelong Bucco fan and his tweeting comrades-in-suffering. #LetsGoBucs captures the heartbeat of a fanbase during one of the most tumultuous years in franchise history, and sheds light on the modern baseball fan experience in the smartphone age. Through Twitter, sabermetrics, and good ol' fashioned sarcasm, #LetsGoBucs offers a telling panorama of the Pirates' twentieth consecutive losing campaign. The book details the season's peaks and pits by covering certain events (games, trades, debates, and everything in between) in prose as well as through the social media musings of friends, fellow fans, players, and writers. Post-1992 Pirate history lessons and a guided tour of new age statistical analysis also help place the roller-coaster year in context. By the (disappointing) conclusion, you'll know exactly what it's like to follow a team that hasn't cracked the 81-win barrier in two decades
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Midwest
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McMurtry, Scott
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Baseball
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adult
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#letsgobucs, A Summer With the 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates, Scott McMurtry, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781483501314
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11734054
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remote
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11734054
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MWT11734054
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
#letsgobucs, A Summer With the 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates, Scott McMurtry, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781483501314
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11734054
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11734054
System control number
MWT11734054
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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