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Chicago Cubs Abc
Book Title: Chicago Cubs ABC
Author: Brad Epstein
Publisher:
Release Date: 2013-05-15
Pages: 28
ISBN: 1607302039
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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"The ultimate alphabet book for every young Chicago Cubs fan!"--Page 4 of cover.

Chicago Cubs
Book Title: Chicago Cubs
Author: Fred Mitchell
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9781613214169
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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In this newly revised edition of Chicago Cubs: Where Have You Gone?, Chicago sportswriter Fred Mitchell catches up with over fifty former Cubs players—some of them famous, some of them obscure, all of them unforgettable. From Mr. Cub, Ernie Banks, to lesser known players such as Pete LaCock, avid fans of this long-suffering team will remember them for every heartbreak, every costly error and, yes, every glorious moment. Chicago Cubs: Where Have You Gone? serves as both a yearbook of unforgettable memories and an “alumni guide” for fans to find out where their heroes have gone since capturing their full attention at Wrigley Field. Readers will find out what happened after the gloves came off with such Cubs greats as Ferguson Jenkins, Andy Pafko, Dickie Noles, Billy Williams, Milt Pappas, Bobby Dernier, Lee Smith, Scott Sanderson, Shawon Dunston, Ed Lynch, Don Zimmer, Steve Trout, Ron Santo, Steve Stone, Kerry Wood, and so many more.

Nbc And Abc
Book Title: NBC and ABC
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Publisher: PediaPress
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So You Think You Re A Chicago Cubs Fan
Book Title: So You Think You re a Chicago Cubs Fan
Author: Sam Pathy
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2017-04-11
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9781683580126
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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So You Think You’re a Chicago Cubs Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of Cubs baseball. Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, you’ll get details behind each—stories that bring to life players and coaches, games and seasons. This book is divided into multiple parts, with progressively more difficult questions in each new section. Along the way, you’ll learn more about Wrigley Field and the great Cub players and coaches of the past and present, from Billy Herman to Ernie Banks, Ron Santo, Billy Williams, Dave Kingman, Andre Dawson, Fergie Jenkins, Ryne Sandberg, Dennis Eckersley, Greg Maddux, Kerry Wood, Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo, Jake Arrieta, and so many more. Some of the many questions that this book answers include: What was the original name of Wrigley Field when it opened in 1914? On what date did the Cubs play their first Wrigley Field night game? Which Cubs stalwart said, “I didn’t practice singing. I didn’t want to get on key?” In 1992, who were the first four players elected by fans into the Cubs Walk of Fame? In what year did the Cubs become the first team to reach .500 ten times through twenty games? This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of the Cubbies!

Sport And The Shaping Of Civic Identity In Chicago
Book Title: Sport and the Shaping of Civic Identity in Chicago
Author: Gerald R. Gems
Publisher: Lexington Books
Release Date: 2020-03-15
Pages: 314
ISBN: 9781498598989
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This study uses sociological and historical methodologies to analyze the role of sport in the formation of urban identity in Chicago. The author traces the transformation of Chicago from a frontier town to a commercial behemoth, examining its role as an immigration, transportation, and entertainment hub. The author argues that, as a pioneering leader in American sport history, Chicago allowed teams and athletes to forge a unique national and global identity. This thorough and well-researched study makes a major contribution to debates on the social and psychological functions of sport culture.

The Harry Caray S Restaurant Cookbook
Book Title: The Harry Caray s Restaurant Cookbook
Author: Jane Stern
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Release Date: 2003-06-12
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781418568269
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Harry Caray's Restaurant, "the best steakhouse in Chicago"* with "the quintessential Chicago bar"**, is named for the late, renowned baseball announcer and has been designated the Official Home Plate of the Chicago Cubs. The bar is 60'6", the exact distance from the pitcher's mound to home plate, and the restaurant houses 1,500 pieces of baseball memorabilia, including photographs, vintage newspapers, a Sammy Sosa autographed bat, and items from Stan Musial, Ernie Banks, Hank Aaron, Ted Williams, and others. Harry Caray's is just north of the Loop in one of Chicago's most architecturally significant buildings. The Harry Caray's Restaurant Cookbook is a visit to Chicago and the restaurant that serves "the best Chicken Vesuvio in the city"***. More than 150 recipes include "potent pasta, holy-cow steaks, and chicken fit for the Chairman of the Board." **** The stories, sidebars, and pictures bring back memories of baseball and Chicago. This important addition to the RoadfoodTM Cookbook series is sure to be a favorite with people in Chicagoland and throughout the country. "When you only have time to visit one restaurant in Chicago, it's got to be Harry Caray's" - David M. Lissner, Dining Chicago. * Chicago Tribune ** Jay Leno *** Chicago Tribune and ABC **** Chicago Sun Times

Good To The Last Out
Book Title: Good To The Last Out
Author: Theo Tate
Publisher: AuthorHouse
Release Date: 2014-06-16
Pages: 230
ISBN: 9781496917140
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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On October 13, 1903, Boston Red Sox pitcher Bill Dinneen recorded the first final out of the World Series by striking out Honus Wagner of the Pittsburgh Pirates in game eight of the first World Series in front of over 7,400 people at Huntington Avenue Baseball Grounds in Boston. By getting the final out, Dinneen helped the Red Sox capture the first of their eight World Series championships. Since then, the last out of the World Series has been a major symbol in American sports. This book chronicles the 96 players who made the last out of the World Series from Joe Tinker to Joe Rudi. It also chronicles the hitters who made the last out of the Fall Classic from Willie McCovey to Willie McGee. If you love baseball and if you love the World Series, this is the book for you. It shows baseball is good to the last out.

Sport In American Culture
Book Title: Sport in American Culture
Author: Joyce Duncan
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Pages: 479
ISBN: 9781576070246
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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A unique and timely exploration of the cultural impact of sport on American society, including lifestyles, language, and thinking.

Press Summary Illinois Information Service
Book Title: Press Summary Illinois Information Service
Author: Illinois. Information Service
Publisher:
Release Date: 1985
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ISBN: UIUC:30112053963382
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Aren T You That News Man
Book Title: Aren t You That News Man
Author: Gary Stromberg
Publisher: iUniverse
Release Date: 2008-11-18
Pages: 180
ISBN: 9781440101601
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Aren't You That News Man? is a journey through the fascinating career of television reporter Gary Stromberg. Gary takes us behind the scenes and introduces us to a wacky group of characters who somehow managed to get newscasts on the air every night. He writes about the famous people he has met including Martin Sheen, Red Skelton, Steve Allen, James Ingram, and Paul Lynde. He also focuses in on the inspiring stories of regular folks who have stood up to the unexpected challenges that came their way. Gary explains how legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel offered him a chance to join the New York Mets. He reveals why he is grateful to the Beatles for helping him get into Northwestern. And, for the first time ever, he explains why Channel 8 workers pulled the pants off of a producer, and ran them up the flagpole in front of the station. He pays tribute to his boss Virgil Dominic, who assembled award-winning news departments in Atlanta and Cleveland. He spells out how has TV news has changed through the years. Gary takes a humorous look at the transformation. You will never look at the news the same way again.