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Mickey Vernon: The Gentleman First Baseman
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0940159945, Hardcover)Here at last is the compelling story of the life and career of a genuine baseball hero. During a major league career that touched on four decades, Mickey Vernon ranked as one of the elite players in baseball. Considering that Vernon played in one of the game's most notable eras, this distinction was particularly remarkable.
Written with a keen sense of baseball history, this long-overdue book is based on extensive interviews with Vernon, as well as sessions with his family, friends, and former teammates and opponents. The stories, insights, and coverage of Vernon's numerous achievements provide a poignant look at a man who ranks among the classiest ever to play the game.
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