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Verducci, Tom

Overview
Works: 10 works in 34 publications in 4 languages and 3,560 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Anecdotes  Nonfiction television programs  Televised baseball games  Sports television programs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV865.T64, 796.357092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Verducci
The Yankee years by Joe Torre( Book )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written as a third-person narrative with "Sports Illustrated" senior baseball writer Verducci, "The Yankee Years" is a thoughtful, utterly honest, and gripping behind-the-scenes look at the Yankees' organization from the most successful--and most respected--baseball manager of the modern era
The Yankee years by Joe Torre( Recording )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highly-respected and immensely successful, well-know baseball manager Joe Torre discusses his experiences as the New York Yankees' manager. From pennants and World Series championships to steroid scares, media buzz, and his ultimate departure from the team in 2007, Torre chronicles his 12-year career in New York
Chasing the dream : my lifelong journey to the World Series : an autobiography by Joe Torre( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From spring training on toward one goal: the World Series. And he did it all in a pressure-filled sports city that expects nothing less than a champion. But how he did it is only part of this remarkable story. For at the same time that Torre was overcoming the odds on the field, his family was facing much greater hardships off the field. He speaks candidly and emotionally of the tragedy of his oldest brother Rocco's sudden death, and the agonizing ordeal of his other
Inside baseball : the best of Tom Verducci by Tom Verducci( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chasing the dream : [my lifelong journey to the World Series : an autobiography] by Joe Torre( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2014 World Series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every complete game from the 2014 World Series is presented in its entirety, preserving the complete, unedited footage of every World Series game and game 5 of the NLCS
The Cubs way : the Zen of building the best team in baseball and breaking the curse by Tom Verducci( Recording )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With inside access and reporting, Sports Illustrated senior baseball writer and FOX Sports analyst Tom Verducci reveals how Theo Epstein and Joe Maddon built, led, and inspired the Chicago Cubs team that broke the longest championship drought in sports, chronicling their epic journey to become World Series champions.It took 108 years, but it really happened. The Chicago Cubs are once again World Series champions. How did a team composed of unknown, young players and supposedly washed-up veterans come together to break the Curse of the Billy Goat? Tom Verducci, twice named National Sportswriter of the Year and co-writer of The Yankee Years with Joe Torre, will have full access to team president Theo Epstein, manager Joe Maddon, and the players to tell the story of the Cubs' transformation from perennial underachievers to the best team in baseball. Beginning with Epstein's first year with the team in 2011, Verducci will show how Epstein went beyond "Moneyball" thinking to turn around the franchise. Leading the organization with a manual called "The Cubs Way," he focused on the mental side of the game as much as the physical, emphasizing chemistry as well as statistics. To accomplish his goal, Epstein needed manager Joe Maddon, an eccentric innovator, as his counterweight on the Cubs' bench. A man who encourages themed road trips and late-arrival game days to loosen up his team, Maddon mixed New Age thinking with Old School leadership to help his players find their edge. The Cubs Way takes readers behind the scenes, chronicling how key players like Rizzo, Russell, Lester, and Arrieta were deftly brought into the organization by Epstein and coached by Maddon to outperform expectations. Together, Epstein and Maddon proved that clubhouse culture is as important as on-base-percentage, and that intangible components like personality, vibe, and positive energy are necessary for a team to perform to their fullest potential. Verducci chronicles the playoff run that culminated in an instant classic Game Seven. He takes a broader look at the history of baseball in Chicago and the almost supernatural element to the team's repeated loses that kept fans suffering, but also served to strengthen their loyalty. The Cubs Way is a celebration of an iconic team and its journey to a World Championship that fans and readers will cherish for years to come
Yogi Berra, 1925-2015( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Making his mark : with an electrifying jolt, Mark McGwire passed the Babe and caught Roger to set the stage for the recored breaker by Tom Verducci( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Joe Mauer will serenely, politely crush you by Tom Verducci( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Yankee years
Alternative Names
Tom Verducci Amerikaans presentator

Tom Verducci journaliste sportif américain spécialiste de baseball

Tom Verducci Sportswriter

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