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The picture story of Catfish Hunter

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

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hunter, Jim, 1946- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Hunter, Jim, 1946-,
    • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Baseball players.

    • About the Edition

      A text and picture biography of the popular Yankee pitcher.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby George Sullivan.
      LC ClassificationsGV865.H85 S94
      The Physical Object
      Pagination61 p. :
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4905361M
      ISBN 100671328735
      LC Control Number76052427

      LAUREN: I read an article about a sports guy named Catfish Hunter on the bottom right-hand corner of the New York Times front page one day. It said he was going to get a million-dollar contract.   On New Year's Day, , Catfish Hunter left the Oakland A's for a $3,, contract with the New York Yankees, becoming, at the time, the highest-paid pitcher in baseball history. This is the story of the beginning of the modern sports superstar, told by veteran journalist Bill Libby (Parnelli).Brand: Garrett County Press.

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The picture story of Catfish Hunter by Sullivan, George Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Picture Story of Catfish Hunter Library Binding – April 1, by George Sullivan (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Get this from a library. The picture story of Catfish Hunter. [George Sullivan] -- A text and picture biography of the popular Yankee pitcher.

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He was nicknamed “Catfish” by Oakland Athletics (A’s) owner Charlie Finley, ostensibly because of the pitcher’s love for fishing. Kim Hunter Daughtery, a year-old fifth-grade teacher at Hertford Grammar School, died after having an undisclosed medical emergency in Author: Joshua Rhett Miller.

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Jim “Catfish” Hunter Burchard Submitter: I weeded this book from an urban [elementary] school library. In the introduction it compares professional baseball to slavery, because the players are traded from team to team. I guess that’s the kind of racist comment that was considered acceptable to print in a children’s book in Catfish Hunter Popularity.

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Several B&W pictures in this book. "CATFISH" My Life In Baseball by Jim "Catfish" Hunter - Hardcover Book. $ + $ Shipping. Jim Catfish HUNTER, Armen Keteyian / Catfish My Life In Baseball 1st ed Seller Rating: % positive. Jim "Catfish" Hunter. Hertford, N.C.-born Jim “Catfish” Hunter is a baseball legend—five-time World Series champion, eight-time All-Star and member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

And by all accounts, the youngest son of eight children was an even better person than he was a baseball player. #N#Catfish Hunter. Are You a Stathead. Every day, we'll send you an email to your inbox with scores, today's schedule, top performers, new debuts and interesting tidbits.

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Finley. Finley wanted Hunter to have a catchy nickname, so he made up a story that Hunter went fishing one day when he was little and came home with a large catfish. This story was repeated to the media and the nickname stuck.

By the end of the season, Jim “Catfish” Hunter was the ace on baseball’s best team. He had just completed a stellar season, capturing the Cy Young Award after leading the American League in wins (25) and earned run average () and powering the Oakland Athletics to. Catfish Hunter, Self: American League Championship Series.

Catfish Hunter was born on April 8, in Hertford, North Carolina, USA as James Augustus Hunter. He was married to Helen Hunter. He died on September 9, in : Catfish Hunter.

Catfish Hunter was born inside the mind of Charlie Finley. Finley was a successful businessman, and part of being a successful businessman requires understanding how best to market a product. On a telephone call at the time of Hunter’s signing, Finley asked Jim if he had a nickname.

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The film was a critical and commercial success. It led to an MTV reality TV series, Catfish: The TV ed by: Andrew Jarecki, Marc Smerling. Jim "Catfish" Hunter, the Hall of Fame pitcher who ushered in baseball's era of big bucks for free agents, died today at age 53 after battling the disease named after another New York Yankees.

Once Catfish Hunter became a free agent, teams such as the A's had to adapt and find alternative ideologies to compete on a yearly basis. Therefore, this book can be considered a /5. The term was coined during a documentary, Catfish, when a subject told a story about the journey of live cod from the United States to China.

Apparently, to Author: Jeff Maysh. Catfish Jumping Stock Photographs by patrimonio 30 / 1, nice catfish Stock Photo by pepeemilio 24 / 1, Catfish Fisherman Pictures by bigredlynx 23 / 1, Cartoon catfish Picture by Tigatelu 11 / Channel catfish Stock Photo by Goruppa 14 / Big river catfish Stock Photo by Coprid 14 / 1, Catfish Fry Cook Picture by bigredlynx   A: Occasionally I would be in the background of a photo as a team spokesman.

I’m in a few of the shots at Catfish Hunter’s signing. Recently someone sent me a photo from a Baseball Writers’ Dinner Journal which had a picture of Ron Blomberg, me, and our wives seated at a table.

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of episodes: (list of episodes). Hunter also led the league in innings pitched with and totaled an astounding 30 complete games. “Catfish Hunter was the cornerstone of the Yankees success over the last quarter century,” Yankees owner George Steinbrenner said. “We were not winning before Catfish arrived.

He exemplified class and dignity and he taught us how to win.”. The owner then created a story that Hunter had caught a large catfish when he was a boy. Though the story was fictional, the nickname stuck.” A native of Hertford, North Carolina, Catfish was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Laura, thank you for pointing this out.

I think you are right in the sense that a fish is not the principal character in the book you mentioned. This will also be true for a number of other books on this list, for instance fish are only some out of many "characters" in the most popular book on this list: One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish.

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The stories and the pictures came from someone (a stolen identity) on Facebook. The red flags: He acted emotional when she was not around; made her. The Catfish Hunters- Techniques, Science, and Personal Bests, by Jake Bussolini and Mac House,paperback, pages, $ OK, so I’m not a catfisherman.

And when I saw the cover of this new catfish fishing book my thought was, “You must be kidding me.”. About this Item: U.S.A.: Pdf, Soft cover. Condition: Pdf. No Jacket. 3rd Edition. Catfish Hunter was a Hall of Fame Pitcher but may be better known for his fights with Charles Finley of the Oakland A's and signed the biggest free agent contract at that time with the New York Yankees.See more Catfish: My Life in Baseball by Jim Hunter an Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab.5/5(2).Oakland Athletics beat Minnesota Twins ().

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