Books by Joe Torre
List with a summary of the featured bibliography of the author Joe Torre, with a brief synopsis of each recommended book.
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Literary genres: Sports - Basketball
Book: The Yankee Years
Author: Joe Torre and Tom Verducci
Description: Twelve straight playoff appearances. Six American League pennants. Four World Series titles. This is the definitive story of a dynasty: the Yankee years.
When Joe Torre took over as manager of the New York Yankees in 1996, the most storied franchise in sports had not won a World Series title in eighteen years. The famously tough and mercurial owner, George Steinbrenner, had fired seventeen managers during that span. Torre’s appointment was greeted with Bronx cheers from the notoriously brutal New... (keep reading...)