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3 edition of The Al Kaline story. found in the catalog.

The Al Kaline story.

Albert Hirshberg

The Al Kaline story.

by Albert Hirshberg

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by J. Messner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kaline, Albert William, 1934-

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.K3 H5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5909985M
    LC Control Number64011368
    OCLC/WorldCa1360516

    The Al Kaline story Book by Al Hirshberg; Wiki Authority Control Authority control is a method of creating and maintaining index terms for bibliographical material in a library catalogue. The links produced by the authority control template on Wikipedia go to authority control data in worldwide library catalogues. "Whenever you mention Norm Cash, I just smile," Al Kaline said in a story by the American Society for Baseball Research. "He was just a fun guy to be around and a great teammate. He always came.

    Al Kaline appears in 1 issues View all The Comic Book Story of Baseball: The Heroes, Hustlers, and History-Making Swings (and Misses) of America's National Pastime. The story of Al Kaline’s first major league home run Posted on Aug | No Comments He was just an year-old kid, having spent most of his first big league season on the bench.

    Feb 6, - Explore tigersprss's board "Al Kaline Photo Gallery" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Detroit tigers, Detroit tigers baseball and Tigers baseball pins.   Known simply as “Mr. Tiger,” Kaline has been a part of the Detroit sports scene since Now he is the subject of a new book, “Al Kaline: The Biography of a Tigers Icon,” by Jim Hawkins, a reporter who has covered the Tigers since , first for .


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The Al Kaline story by Albert Hirshberg Download PDF EPUB FB2

New Free Press book: 'Mr. Tiger: The Legend of Al Kaline, Detroit's Own' Chris Thomas, Detroit Free Press Published p.m. ET Ap | Updated a.m. ET May 2, CLOSE. The Al Kaline Story Hardcover – January 1, by Al Hirshberg (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $ Author: Al Hirshberg. Jim Hawkins is the author of seven books, five of which are about the Tigers, including a biography of Mark “the Bird” Fidrych and the autobiography of Ron LeFlore, which was published in three languages and made into a TV movie starring LeVar Burton.

He began covering Al Kaline and the Detroit Tigers as a reporter in He lives in West Bloomfield, Michigan/5(41). A good book on one of the best Detroit Tigers of all time, Al Kaline. Kaline played rightfield and centerfield for Detroit from about to In this book, Jim Hawkins does a good job of chronicling Kaline's career, spending a good deal of time on his rookie year, his batting title and the year the Tigers won the World Series/5.

Al Kaline is just the best to ever wear a Detroit sports uniform. Growing up in Detroit in the 50s and 60s Al Kaline was the one player who never let you down. A great athlete, a Died:   And so it is with me in regard to Al Kaline, the Hall of Fame outfielder, time American League All-Star, time Gold Glove winner for fielding excellence, who.

The Al Kaline Story book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5. Al Kaline died on April 6. Clotworthy, who resides in Macomb Township, wrote a book entitled 'Al Kaline’s Last Batboy.' It was published in “Al Kaline led by example. He was a true. Al Avila, right, is all smiles along with Al Kaline, left, in the pressbox after Avila's son Alex Avila hit a 2 run HR to give them a lead in the 1st inning against the Minnesota Twins in.

Get the huge collection of Tigers Al Kaline Story sports cards online at Subscribe to Baseball online price guide and get the latest and accurate values of cards. Al Kaline: The Bio of a Tigers Icon is a must-read not only for passionate Tigers fans, but for all baseball enthusiasts who want to become better historians of the game.

About the author: Jim Hawkins began covering Al Kaline and the Detroit Tigers as a year-old rookie reporter in The Al Kaline story. [Al Hirshberg] -- Story of the player who was the American League batting champion at the age of twenty.

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Al Hirshberg. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages portraits 22 cm. However, in interviews for a book, “Al Kaline: A Biography of a Tigers Icon,” Kaline told author Jim Hawkins: “It was a $15, bonus, plus two years’ salary of $6, each, which was.

Buy a cheap copy of The Al Kaline Story book. Free shipping over $   Nicholas then signed the contract, and Al Kaline became a Detroit Tiger.

Since the bonus was more than $6, Kaline was assured he would be with the big-league club for at least two years. On JKatalinas drove year-old Kaline to his first game at Shibe Park in Philadelphia, where the new team was playing against the A’s. Al Kaline, one of baseball’s finest hitters and defensive outfielders whose Hall of Fame career spanned 22 seasons with the Detroit Tigers, died on Monday at his home in Bloomfield Hills, Mich.

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Kirk Gibson, Al Kaline and Alan Trammell share inside stories of some of the most famous moments in Tigers history.

p.m.: Remembering Mr. Tiger Our tribute to Al Kaline 8 p.m.: Game 7 of. The story of Al Kaline’s first major league home run Posted on Aug | No Comments He was just an year-old kid, having spent most of his first big league season on the bench.

“ The book is signed on the half title page by Al Kaline. It has four sharp corners along with great color. It has four sharp corners along with great color.

It appears to have been barely read except that five pages (97, 99,and ) have creases across the bottom right Rating: % positive. My favorite Al Kaline story. When my dad was younger, he passed away 2 years ago, he looked a lot like Al Kaline.

We were at a demolition derby and a guy kept asking my dad if he was Kaline. Dad kept saying no. The guy kept it up. And asked for an autograph. So my dad grabs the paper and pen and signs it. Editor's note: This is the first of four excerpts from Oakland Press baseball writer Jim Hawkins' eighth book, "Al Kaline: The Biography of a Tigers Icon," published by.

The number, -- as in Kaline's lifetime home runs -- was easy enough to memorize without even trying. And so I did, like millions of other baseball-is-everything children of the Sixties.