WorldCat Identities

Prime, Jim

Overview
Works: 38 works in 94 publications in 1 language and 3,605 library holdings
Genres: Anecdotes  Biography  History  Humor  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Arranger
Classifications: GV875.B62, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Prime
Fenway saved by Bill Nowlin( )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from the Red Sox dugout by Jim Prime( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball eccentrics : the most entertaining, outrageous, and unforgettable characters in the game by Bill Lee( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes some of the more outrageous and bizarre antics by baseball players, coaches, managers, and umpires including Casey Stengel, Yogi Berra, Dizzy Dean, and Lou Piniella
How hockey explains Canada : the sport that defines a country by Paul Henderson( )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hockey star Paul Henderson looks at the the history of hockey in Canada, including its relationship with national identity and culture
Ted Williams' hit list by Ted Williams( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little Red (Sox) book : a revisionist Red Sox history by Bill Lee( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by Chairman Mao's infamous Little Red Book, "Spaceman" Bill Lee offers an off-the-wall revisionist history of baseball's most colorful franchise, the Boston Red Sox. In addition to rewriting Red Sox history, Lee offers up his unique views on today's and yesteryear's game. With this hilarious take on Red Sox history, the Spaceman proves he's the true MVP in helping the Red Sox win the 2004 World Series and lift the Curse of the Bambino
Amazing tales from the Boston Red Sox dugout : a collection of the greatest Red Sox stories ever told by Jim Prime( )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Calling all BoSox fans! In this one-of-a-kind compendium of anecdotes from players, managers, and beat writers, Jim Prime and Bill Nowlin capture all the magic and passion of Boston Red Sox baseball. Amazing Tales from the Boston Red Sox Dugout is a colorful journey through the history of the franchise. Included are the best memories and stories in the players’ and managers’ own words, as found in Prime and Nowlin’s Tales from the Boston Red Sox Dugout and More Tales from the Boston Red Sox Dugout. Within these pages, fans will chafe at the rivalries, cheer the wins, and challenge the losses both on the road and at home. From the earliest days of a promising young pitcher named Babe Ruth, through the glory years of Foxx, Williams, and Yastrzemiski, to the championship era of superstars such as Martinez and Ortiz, the Red Sox epitomize all that is grand about the grand old game. Featured players and managers include Wade Boggs, Joe Cronin, Bobby Doerr, Carlton Fisk, Dustin Pedrioa, Jim Rice, Jason Varitek, and many other Red Sox legends. This massive collection captures the story and glory of Red Sox baseball both on the field and off. Without a doubt, this tantalizing offering from Prime and Nowlin will provide hours of entertainment for Red Sox and baseball fans alike" -- Publisher's description
Fenway Park at 100 : baseball's hometown by Bill Nowlin( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the one hundredth birthday of America's oldest major league ballpark, exploring its history and memorable moments
Tales from the Toronto Blue Jays dugout : a collection of the greatest Blue Jays stories ever told by Jim Prime( )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An alphabetic reference to Toronto Blue Jays players from the club's inception in the late '70s to winning the division for the first time in the '80s, Joe Carter's epic home run, the two World Series titles in the early '90s, the reign of Roy Halladay, and everything in between. The Blue Jays have continued to build a storied history as one of baseball's most exciting teams. All of the best moments in Blue Jays history, from the most thrilling to the most humorous. Stories of players and coaches from both on and off the field, including tales of All-Stars Dave Stieb and Carlos Delgado; Hall of Famers Dave Winfield, Rickey Henderson, and Roberto Alomar; and many more, past and present"--Provided by publisher
Amazing tales from the 2004 Boston Red Sox dugout : the greatest stories from a championship season by Jim Prime( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anecdotes, quotes, and perspectives from Boston Red Sox players and staff about their 2004 season
Ted Williams : a tribute( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ted Williams : the pursuit of perfection by Jim Prime( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Sox essential : everything you need to know to be a real fan! by Jim Prime( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Babe to the beards : the Boston Red Sox in the World Series by Bill Nowlin( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the "Curse" a distant memory, the Boston Red Sox are the first team this century to win three World Series titles. Before 2004, an obnoxious Yankees fan might have smirked: The Red Sox in the World Series? The world's shortest book!" In actual fact, the Red Sox have played in twelve World Series and won eight. Even during their stories 86-year drought, the Sox took four Series to Game Seven before losing. Lavishly illustrated, From the Babe to the Beards is the result of another collaboration by Bill Nowlin and Jim Prime--each with more than a dozen Sox books to their credit. The book includes full game accounts of every one of the 74 Series games played (to date) and profiles a significant player from each game. Supplemented with dozens of photos and line scores from every game, the book will provide a solid and eminently readable companion as the team prepares for additional Series in the years to come"--
Amazing tales from the Red Sox dugout : a collection of the greatest Red Sox stories ever told by Bill Nowlin( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Red Sox : the Johnny Pesky story by Bill Nowlin( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More tales from the Red Sox dugout : yarns from the Sox by Jim Prime( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when you think you've heard them all, the Red Sox yarns keep unraveling. It's predecessor, Tales from the Red Sox Dugout, told some of the classic stories about the Boston Red Sox and their colorful, eccentric history. It struck a chord with Red Sox fans, who demanded More Tales from the Red Sox Dugout: Yarns of the Sox. This new title picks up the thread where the original left off, and takes the Red Sox fans on an even greater ride through Red Sox lore. In addition to new tales that have been uncovered since the publication of the original book, More Tales from the Red Sox Dugout includes fun lists of player nicknames, one-game wonders, intriguing pitcher-catcher batteries, and the story of a fictional pitcher from a little bar where everyone knows his name. The Red Sox yarns are endless. Some are intended to keep you in stitches, while others will keep you warm on those nights when it's too cold to play baseball. But always, More Tales from the Red Sox Dugout: Yarns from the Sox will entertain everyone who belongs to the special club of Boston Red Sox fans
Boston Red Sox world series encyclopedia : no longer the world's shortest book by Bill Nowlin( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood feud : the Red Sox, the Yankees, and the struggle of good versus evil by Bill Nowlin( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blood Feud" revels in the differences separating the Red Sox and the Yankees, including divergences in culture, geography, attitude, and personal grooming. Yet the authors also recognize the parallels and commonalities between the two ball clubs, which over the years have shared a surprising number of star players and coaches. "Blood Feud" dissects the pivotal personnel trades and transactions, the tangles, the tirades that continue to add gasoline to the fire. Drawing on historical research, original interviews with players from both sides, and discussions with partisans of each team among the fans, "Blood Feud" is leavened with humor, philosophical musings, anecdotes, and innumerable enlightening factoids. Make no mistake -- this is war... -- From publisher's description
An evening of brass theater by Canadian Brass( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Tales from the Red Sox dugout
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Tales from the Red Sox dugoutBaseball eccentrics : the most entertaining, outrageous, and unforgettable characters in the gameTed Williams' hit listThe little Red (Sox) book : a revisionist Red Sox historyAmazing tales from the Boston Red Sox dugout : a collection of the greatest Red Sox stories ever toldFenway Park at 100 : baseball's hometownTed Williams : a tributeTed Williams : the pursuit of perfection
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