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Author Deford, Frank.

Title The entitled : a tale of modern baseball [Hoopla electronic resource] / Frank Deford.

Publication Info. [United States] : Sourcebooks Inc, 2008.
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Summary Howie Traveler never made it as a player-his one major league hit and .091 batting average attest to that. He was cursed with that worst of professional maladies, the ill fortune of almost. Now after years of struggling up the coaching ladder, Howie's finally been given his shot: as manager of the Cleveland Indians. But America's pastime has changed. Whether Howie can spot a small flaw in a batter's swing won't matter if he can't manage his superstar outfielder Jay Alcazar, a slugger with enormous talent (and an ego to match). No crisis on the field fazes Jay and no woman off the field ever rejects him. But one night at the hotel Howie sees something at Jay's door he wishes he hadn't...and it leaves Howie with an impossible choice. From six-time National Sportswriter of the Year and NPR commentator Frank Deford comes a richly detailed, page-turning tale that takes you deep into America's game. From the dugouts to the tabloid scandals, from the lights of the field to the glare of the media, The Entitled is the great novel of baseball's modern era.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team) -- Fiction.
Baseball managers -- Fiction.
Electronic books.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Fiction.
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ISBN 9781402233364 (electronic bk.)
1402233361 (electronic bk.)
Music No. MWT11434736
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