The Book Shelf
Shopping season for the holidays is underway. Once upon a time, that season didn’t start until after Thanksgiving but times have changed.
If you are looking for a special gift for a special person, here’s a list of books relating to the Phillies. Happy shopping.
The Mouth That Roared by Dallas Green and Alan Maimon; foreword by Jayson Stark; Triumph Books; also available in kindle.
Philadelphia’s Top 50 Baseball Players by Rich Westcott; foreword by Dallas Green; University of Nebraska Press.
Shibe Park/Connie Mack Stadium by Rich Westcott; Arcadia Publishing.
View from the Booth by Chris Wheeler; Camino Press.
This Date In Philadelphia Phillies History by Skip Clayton and Don Bostrom; Camino Press; Originally published in 1978 by Allen Lewis and Larry Shenk; Stein & Day; kindle
The Phillies Experience: A Year-by-Year Chronicle of the Philadelphia Phillies by Tyler Kepner; MVP Books
Game of My Life Philadelphia Phillies by Bob Gordon; Sports Publishing
More Than Beards, Bellies and Biceps by Bob Gordon, Tom Burgoyne and Larry Andersen; Sports Publishing
In The Game by Wes Chamberlain, kindle
A Way Out: Faith, Hope & the Love of the Game by Billy Wagner, Patty Rasmussen; foreword by Lance Berkman; Ampelon Publishing; also available in kindle
Baseball’s Last Great Scout: The Life of Hugh Alexander by Daniel L. Austin PhD; University of Nebraska Press
Just Tell Me I Can’t by Jamie Moyer, Larry Platt; Grand Central Publishing; also available in kindle