Last edited by Mik
Monday, August 3, 2020 | History

7 edition of Taking on the Yankees found in the catalog.

Taking on the Yankees

winning and losing in the business of baseball, 1903-2003

by Henry D Fetter

  • 38 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton & Co. in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team) -- History,
  • Baseball -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History,
  • Baseball -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-439) and index

    StatementHenry D. Fetter
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.N4 F48 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 461 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages461
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18144056M
    ISBN 100393057194
    LC Control Number2003007814
    OCLC/WorldCa51983227

    "The Era When the Yankees, the Giants, and the Dodgers Ruled the World" is able to tread that fine line between admiration and hagliography, and presents us with an engaging history of the decade during which New York's baseball teams (yes, Brooklyn is technically part of New York City) dominated first place in their leagues. The New York Times: Find breaking news, multimedia, reviews & opinion on Washington, business, sports, movies, travel, books, jobs, education, real estate, cars.

    Apr 04,  · New York Post. Share this: it’s hard to envision any team taking that on with gusto. The Yankees are where they are primarily because they spent poorly, not because they underspent, in the Author: Ken Davidoff. TAKING ON THE YANKEES: Winning and Losing in the Business of Baseball, – Henry D. Fetter, Author. Norton $ (p) ISBN Buy this book The success of the Yankees.

    The New York Yankees finished the s with more regular-season wins than any other team in Major League Baseball. Unfortunately, all of those victories failed to translate into a World Series title. Gator is a great cie-du-scenographe.com was inspirational, insightful, and downright fun to read. Anybody interested in learning more about Guidry and the Yankees of the s will enjoy the book from cover to Author: Ryan Sherman.


Share this book
You might also like
Naruto

Naruto

Case concerning the continental shelf (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya/Malta) =

Case concerning the continental shelf (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya/Malta) =

Managements Views of Union

Managements Views of Union

Three against the Third Republic

Three against the Third Republic

2000 Import and Export Market for Special Transactions and Commodities in Philippines

2000 Import and Export Market for Special Transactions and Commodities in Philippines

Just saying

Just saying

mortal antipathy

mortal antipathy

Clean Water Act thirty-year retrospective

Clean Water Act thirty-year retrospective

New Testament theology

New Testament theology

life and public services of James G. Blaine [microform]

life and public services of James G. Blaine [microform]

The shepherd leader at home

The shepherd leader at home

Rhetorical sovereignty

Rhetorical sovereignty

Taking on the Yankees by Henry D Fetter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Taking on the Yankees book 19,  · Taking on the Yankees: Winning and Losing in the Business of Baseball, to [Henry D. Fetter] on cie-du-scenographe.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Presents a detailed history of major league baseball's most successful franchise, examining the management strategiesCited by: 5.

Tracing the rise of this championship franchise from the early s to the present, Taking on the Yankees examines the Bronx Bombers' rise by contrasting them with their three greatest National League rivals: the New York Giants, the St.

Louis Cardinals, and the Brooklyn/5. The Yankees had the bucks, for sure, but they also had a managerial hierarchy that coordinated the administration of the team, with carefully delineated spheres of responsibility.

(The Yankees’ success, despite George Steinbrenner’s managerial meddling, is a fly in this ointment, though it’s true that when he overmeddles, the Bronx. Books online: Taking on the Yankees: Winning and Losing in the Business of Baseball,cie-du-scenographe.com Taking on the Yankees, Henry DFetter - Shop Online for Books in Thailand 0.

Jun 22,  · "The riveting story behind the making of The Pride of the Yankees is finally being told in Richard Sandomir's meticulously researched and gracefully written book. He brings to vivid life Eleanor Gehrig, Gary Cooper, and Samuel Goldwyn's efforts to turn a hero's life into a heartfelt film."―/5(72).

Aug 10,  · The cie-du-scenographe.com writer chats about his new book, Mission 27, plus all things involving the Yankees.

The cie-du-scenographe.com writer chats about his new book, Mission 27, Author: Adam Giardino. At the very least, the book should be up to date and reflect accurately the club's history. Instead it is unbalanced, incomplete and, in the end, really unsatisfying, a ripoff. The book panders to the twelve year old Yankee fan who still belives in Santa Claus.

While the pictures are very attractive, this is a pretty expensive picture book.3/5. The book, “Inside the Empire: The True Power Behind the New York Yankees,” written by Bob Klapisch and Paul Solotaroff, revealed Jeter, who became part-owner of the Marlins in with a four percent stake in the franchise, Author: Kathleen Joyce.

The go-to tome for sportswriters, broadcasters and Yankees front office staff, the New York Yankees Official Media Guide and Record Book is now available for all fans. Including stats, player biographies, team history and exclusive photos, the Official.

VOTE: Sabathia up for Clemente Award honor. CC Sabathia is the Yankees' nominee for the annual Roberto Clemente Award, given to the player who best represents the game on and off the field.

Vote now through Sept. Find a huge variety of new & used New York Yankees Baseball team books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop New York Yankees Baseball team books at Alibris. Mar 22,  · 8 new baseball books worth adding to your lineup, from the Brewers to Ernie Banks.

With the Brewers back in business this week, here are some new and coming-soon titles worth considering for Author: Chris Foran. May 14,  · He played one season for the Yankees in His book, "Juiced: Wild Times, Rampant 'Roids, Smash Hits & How Baseball Got Big," was his personal account of steroids use in MLB.

In the book. I highly recommend this book to anyone who is a Yankee fan, a baseball fan, or has an interest in the business of baseball. Mike Haupert is currently working on a financial history of the New York Yankees covering the period fromand a history of the professional baseball labor market.

Mar 29,  · Back to the book, it’s loaded with former Yankees to satisfy any fan of the Bronx Bombers, from Mussina and Gordon to Jim Abbott, and hitter’s perspectives from sluggers like Reggie Jackson, who talks about the challenges of hitting a Bert Blyleven cie-du-scenographe.com: Ryan Chichester.

Jul 02,  · Overall, he still judges “The Pride of the Yankees” to be a classic that’s true in spirit to its subject. But that pitch is batted away by the very elements that make his book worth reading. Aug 28,  · Taking on the Yankees: Winning and Losing in the Business of Baseball, By Henry D.

Fetter. New York: W.W. Norton and Co., A lot of water has passed under the bridge since this book was published a decade ago. The whole world of sabermetrics has opened up and "moneyball" has become dominant among both.

Jorge Posada's new book is titled “The Journey Home: My Life in Pinstripes." It came to a head in a Red Sox-Yankees postseason brawl in during which Martinez threw year-old Don. As you look through this leatherette-covered book, the headlines, photos and articles will take you back to your team's biggest moments and greatest sluggers.

You'll find as-it-happened game stories, in-depth features, obituaries and rarely seen pages pulled from the extensive New York Times archives.5/5(6). Jan 25,  · Rolfe scampered home from second as DiMaggio raced into second with an RBI double to extend his hitting streak to 38 straight games as the Yankees went on to beat the Browns All made possible because a by the book manager went against cie-du-scenographe.com: Robert Brezinski.

Sep 15,  · Top 10 most surprising books written by Yankees. Posted on September 15, by Mark Panuthos. I like sports books.

Not just any sports books, but sports books written by former athletes. They are choc-full of interesting word usements.The Yankees Taking a Page out of the Mets Book On January 12, By John Sheridan With Didi Gregorius suffering a torn UCL, he needed Tommy John surgery leaving the Yankees to figure out who was going to get the bulk of the playing time at shortstop in Stephen Davis's recent book, What the Yankees Did to Us: Sherman's Bombardment and Wrecking of Atlanta explores one of the saddest chapters of the Civil War: the end of the Atlanta campaign and the devastation of the City of Atlanta.

The Trust recently had a chance to talk with Davis about his work.