CLASSIC BALLPARKS: YANKEE STADIUM

James Buckley
Price $24.99
Description Description Classic Ballparks: Yankee Stadium celebrates New York’s iconic stadium and the baseball magic it hosted from 1923 to 2008.

Built in less than a year and opened in 1923, Yankee Stadium ITM became the site of more important and famous moments in the history of baseball than just about anywhere. Far more than just a place to watch a ballgame, the original Yankee Stadium was a place to relive history. Officially licensed by Major League Baseball(R), this 48-page, paperback book is a love letter to the park, the game of baseball, and the fans who hold it dear. It comes in a box with a collectible hand-painted miniature resin model of Yankee Stadium I as it appeared in the 1980s.

Inside, you’ll:
  • Learn stats about the games played at Yankee Stadium I
  • Relive magical moments from Yankee Stadium’s long history
  • See hard-to-find, full-color and black-and-white photographs
  • Learn about the history of the stadium and how it came to be
  • Meet Yankee Stadium’s main characters who played a part in its legacy both on and off the field
This book-and-model combo is a must-have for any baseball fan!
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Format:
Format Novelty - Hardcover 48 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9780760374238
Size:
Size5.00 in x 5.00 in / 127.00 mm x 127.00 mm
Published:
Published Date January 25th, 2022
James Buckley
James Buckley Jr. has been writing sports books for adults and young readers for more than 25 years after working for Sports Illustrated and NFL Publishing. Among his best-known titles are Perfect: The Story of Baseball’s Perfect Games; Unhittable; Eyewitness Baseball; The Visual Dictionary of Baseball; and Obsessed with Baseball. He is the author of more than 20 sports biographies for young readers, including the recently published graphic nonfiction title Babe Ruth: Baseball’s All-Time Best. His company, Shoreline Publishing Group, produces dozens of books each year for major publishers including Penguin, Scholastic, DK, National Geographic Kids, Simon & Schuster/Aladdin, and many others.
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