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By Al Pepper,Jon Gordon

Baseball’s honor rolls are choked with mythical deeds of batting prowess. all through historical past, crowds have risen to cheer the majestic trajectory of a white sphere “crushed” by means of the likes of Babe Ruth, Willie Mays, and Barry Bonds. yet, what in regards to the avid gamers who again and again produced little greater than squibbers to 3rd base, infield pop-ups, or ego-bruising strikeouts? What might be their values to a baseball membership? lots. Al Pepper unearths the original, offbeat, and memorable tales of 50 of those males in Mendoza’s Heroes. utilizing eye-opening data, interviews with avid gamers, and anecdotal biographies, Pepper additionally provides those gamers in context in their time. In impact, the publication serves as a rollicking journey of baseball background in addition. The Foreword is written through ex-big leaguer Mike Stenhouse.

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