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Amazin'

Amazin'

Examines one of baseball's most interesting and frustrating franchises, the New York Mets, drawing on interviews with players, coaches, sportswriters, fans, and others to chronicle the history of the team from 1962 to the present.

The Amazin' Mets, 1962-1969

The Amazin' Mets, 1962-1969

This book traces the history of the New York Mets from the franchise's inauspicious beginnings--the 1962 team, led by Casey Stengel and made up of players like Rod Kanehl and Jay Hook, lost 120 games--through the miraculous championship season of 1969. Based on interviews with more than one hundred former players and extensive research by one of the more highly regarded baseball historians writing today, the book covers the era in unprecedented detail. Any Met fan from the 1960s will find...

Mater's Amazin' Adventures (Disney/Pixar Cars)

Mater's Amazin' Adventures (Disney/Pixar Cars)

Everyone's favorite tow truck, Mater, shares his tall tales about being a rock star, a daredevil, and more in this full-color activity book. Boys ages 3-7 will enjoy the mazes, puzzles and games inspired by the Disney/Pixar Cars Toon animated shorts!

Mets by the Numbers

Mets by the Numbers

This is the first team history of the New York MetsÑor any other teamÑto be told through a lighthearted analysis of uniform numbers. Ordinary club histories proceed year by year to give the big picture. Mets by the Numbers uses jersey numbers to tell the little storiesÑthe ones the fans loveÑof the team and its players. This is a catalog of the more than 700 Mets who have played since 1962, but it is far from just a list of No. 18s and 41s. Mets by the Numbers celebrates the team's greatest...

Amazin' Mets

Amazin' Mets

Thirty years later, the "Miracle Mets" remain a favorite memory for New York-area sports fans. Amazin' Mets: The Miracle of '69, part of the Legends Series, offers baseball fans the opportunity to relive this memory. This book, drawn from the archives of the New York Daily News, includes indepth stories about the 1969 Mets season and the players who made it happen. Sidebars, headlines, and statistics let fans enjoy the accomplishments of a team that before '69 had never had a winning season.

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