Download Los Angeles Angels by Bernie Wilson PDF

By Bernie Wilson

Show description

Read Online or Download Los Angeles Angels PDF

Best baseball books

The Game: One man, nine innings, a love affair with baseball

Within the spirit of box of desires, a notable ebook approximately baseball and the which means of existence. A online game among the Iowa Cubs and the Nashville Sounds at an AAA park in Nashville presents the lens in which Robert Benson explores the sport of baseball and the that means of existence within the online game. it truly is a normal week evening online game within the early a part of the season among groups that might end some distance out of first position within the Pacific League.

Growing up with baseball: how we loved and played the game

Lengthy, leisurely summer time days taking part in pick-up video games in the community sandlot; that first, awe-inspiring glimpse of a tremendous league box; taking part in capture within the yard; collecting baseball playing cards; pouring over field scores—for many, baseball is the stuff of an American youth. The thirty own reminiscences during this publication mirror the nice number of this uniquely American adventure in addition to the typical spirit that unites all fanatics of baseball.

Additional info for Los Angeles Angels

Sample text

Chicago: Triumph Books, 2007. Vecsey, George. Baseball: A History of America’s Favorite Game. New York: Modern Library, 2008. com. These links are routinely monitored and updated to provide the most current information available. gov/diablo Tempe Diablo Stadium has been the spring-training home of the Angels since 1993. org This hall of fame and museum highlights the greatest players and moments in the history of baseball. Rod Carew, Reggie Jackson, and Nolan Ryan are among the former Angels enshrined here.

Their spirits crushed, the Angels lost both games. The scores were 10–4 and 8–1. They watched the Red Sox claim the pennant that they had all but wrapped up back in Anaheim. 28 LOS ANGELES ANGELS Manager Gene Mauch, right , and designated hitter Reggie Jackson watch from the dugout during the Angels’ 10–4 loss in Game 6 of the 1986 ALCS. California would lose the series in seven games. It would be 16 long seasons before the Angels would make their way back to the playoffs. Sutton’s 300th Win In Southern California, Don Sutton is usually best remembered as having pitched for the Los Angeles Dodgers from 1966 to 1980.

The game went into extra previous season. innings. The Red Sox won 7–6 Joyner became so popular that in 11 innings on Henderson’s fans began calling Anaheim Stadium sacrifice fly that brought in “Wally World,” a reference to Dis- Baylor. neyland and a fictitious theme park The Angels and their fans in National Lampoon's Vacation. Joyner were shocked. 290 with 22 home runs and 100 dium was hushed, except for RBIs. He made the AL All-Star team the sound of the Red Sox cel- and was second in the league's ebrating.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.39 of 5 – based on 46 votes