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Baseball"s youngest big leaguers.

Devaney, John.

Baseball"s youngest big leaguers.

by Devaney, John.

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Published by Holt, Rinehart, and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Baseball -- Biography.,
  • Baseball players.

  • About the Edition

    Traces the careers of six baseball players who made the majors before their twenty-second birthday: Ted Williams, Bob Feller, Joe DiMaggio, Dean Chance, Carl Yastrzemski, and Willie Mays, the Say-Hey kid.

    Edition Notes

    SeriesPacesetter
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.A1 D38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139, [4] p.
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5604762M
    LC Control Number68011824

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Baseball's youngest big leaguers. [John Devaney] -- Traces the careers of six baseball players who made the majors before their twenty-second birthday: Ted Williams, Bob Feller, Joe DiMaggio, Dean Chance, Carl Yastrzemski, and Willie Mays, the Say-Hey.

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