Writing with Chicago Tribune sports columnist Verdi, Harry Caray recaps his decades in the booth, paying special attention to the owners he has dealt with, particularly Gussie Busch, Charley Finley and Bill Veeck. He also explains his philosophy of success in the booth, which is to think of himself primarily as a fan explaining the game to his fellow fans and pointing out players’ failures as well as strengths. In this memoir, he recalls players he has admired, beginning with his all-time favorite, Stan Musial, and including Reggie Jackson, Richie Allen, and Ryne Sandberg.
About Harry Caray
Harry Caray, one of the most unique sportscasters in history, was the voice of the St. Louis Cardinals for a quarter century, before joining the Oakland A’s for one season and the Chicago White Sox for eleven. He was the TV… More about Harry Caray
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Published by Villard Apr 24, 2013| 240 Pages| ISBN 9780307829030
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