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Glory Days in Tribe Town (Paperback)
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Relive the most thrilling seasons of Cleveland Indians baseball in recent memory!
Remember the excitement of those first years at Jacobs Field? When it seemed the Indians could find a way to win almost any game? When screaming fans rocked the jam-packed stands every night? When a brash young team snapped a forty-year slump and electrified the city?
Those weren?t baseball seasons, they were year-long celebrations.
Step back into the glory days with sportswriter Terry Pluto and broadcaster Tom Hamilton as they share behind-the-scenes stories about a team with all-stars at nearly every position . . . a sparkling new ballpark . . . wild comeback victories . . . a record sellout streak . . . two trips to the World Series . . . and a city crazed with Indians fever.
Revisit baseball?s most fearsome lineup: Albert Belle?s mighty swing and ferocious glare . . . Jim Thome?s moon-shot home runs . . . Omar Vizquel?s poetry-in-motion play at shortstop . . . Kenny Lofton?s exhilarating baserunning and over-the-wall catches . . .
These two Cleveland baseball veterans were there for it all. Now, they combine firsthand experience and in-depth player interviews to tell a rich, detailed story that Tribe fans will love.