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The Journey Home: My Life in PInstripes (Large Print)

Autor: Brozek, Gary
Posada, Jorge

Editorial: HarperLuxe

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Precio de Lista:$27.99
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The Journey Home: My Life in PInstripes (Large Print) : For seventeen seasons, the name Jorge Posada was synonymous with New York Yankees baseball. A fixture behind home plate throughout the Yankees biggest successes, Jorge became the Yankees' star catcher almost immediately upon his arrival, and in the years that followed, his accomplishments, work ethic, and leadership established him as one of the greatest Yankees ever to put on the uniform.

Now, in this long-awaited memoir, Jorge Posada details his journey to home plate, sharing a remarkable, generational account of his journey from the ball fields of Puerto Rico to the House that Ruth built. Offering a view from behind the mask unlike any other, Jorge discusses the key moments and plays that shaped teams and forged a legacy that came to define Yankee baseball for a generation.

Going beyond his all-star career, Jorge also shares his life in full for the first time, examining how his remarkable journey to the big leagues began in the most unexpected of ways. Digging into his cultural roots in Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and Cuba, Jorge illuminates three generations of cherished father-son relationships that have made him the man he is today. At the center is the deep bond he shares with his father and namesake, Jorge Sr, who escaped Cuba and would eventually mold his son to be a ball player, honing his talent and instilling in him the drive necessary to fulfill his childhood dream of playing in the Bronx.


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Biografía y Autobiografía   People of Color
Biografía y Autobiografía   Personal Memoirs
Biografía y Autobiografía   Sports

ISBN 13:9780062392848
ISBN 10:0062392840
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:508
Tamaño:9.00" l x 6.00" w x 1.50" h
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