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Title Ten innings at Wrigley : the wildest ballgame ever, with baseball on the brink / Kevin Cook.
Author Cook, Kevin, 1956- author.
Publication New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2019.
Edition First edition.
Description 253 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Call # 796.3576 C
Summary "The dramatic story of a legendary 1979 slugfest between the Chicago Cubs and the Philadelphia Phillies, full of runs, hits, and subplots, at the tipping point of a new era in baseball history"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-237) and index.
Contents Starting lineups and rosters -- Prologue: May 1979 -- National League least -- The Cubs: foiled again -- The Phillies: unloved losers -- Ten innings -- Legacies -- Miracle on Broad Street -- Kong vs. the media -- Disgrace under pressure -- Moore and the split -- Ball in the family -- Epilogue: money, metrics, and music -- Box score.
Subject Chicago Cubs (Baseball team) -- History -- 20th century.
Philadelphia Phillies (Baseball team) -- History -- 20th century.
Wrigley Field (Chicago, Ill.) -- History -- 20th century.
Baseball -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
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