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For the Love of the Red Sox
For the Love of the Red Sox (4 Formats) ›
By Frederick C. Klein, Illustrated by Mark Anderson, Foreword by Johnny Pesky
Cloth Price 16.95

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ISBN 9781600780875

Published Mar 2008

Expressing the passion felt for the Red Sox using all 26 letters of the alphabet accompanied by rhymes, colorful illustrations, and informative text, this tribute to the Boston team explores the sports obsession in a fresh and humorous way. Readers will enjoy fun facts and amusing illustrations of some of the most famous—and infamous—characters in the baseball team's history.
Diary of a Red Sox Season
Diary of a Red Sox Season (3 Formats) ›
By Johnny Pesky, By Maureen Mullen, Foreword by Peter Gammons
PDF Price 11.99

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ISBN 9781617498251

Published Jan 2008

This unique reference provides insider observations of the entire 2007 Championship season from Mr. Red Sox himself, Johnny Pesky. Starting with the unparalleled press conference introducing new Japanese pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka on December 14, 2006, and culminating with the final out of the World Series on October 28, 2007, with the Red Sox winning their second Championship in three years, this is the ultimate keepsake for any Red Sox fan. In Diary of a Red Sox Season, fans have the opportunity to take a seat in the dugout beside Pesky and listen to his unique perspective on players, fans, media, and the high and low points of an unforgettable season. It’s a book every Red Sox fan will cherish for years to come.
Game Day: Red Sox Baseball
Game Day: Red Sox Baseball (2 Formats) ›
By Athlon Sports, Foreword by Johnny Pesky
Cloth Price 24.95

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ISBN 9781572438361

Published Apr 2006

Whether rediscovering the best team moments, or initiating into the histories and traditions of Red Sox fandom, this book about the Boston Red Sox is both a useful resource and cherishable memorabilia. Packed with anecdotes of past and current players, explanations about the beginnings of rivalries and traditions, detailed histories about the greatest players and moments in the franchise’s history, lists of the greatest teams ever, and year-by-year statistics, this collectible book is the primary source for anyone eager to be an expert regarding anything about the Red Sox. The book captures the essence of Boston's pride: Ted Williams’ home run for his final at-bat, Curt Schilling’s bloody sock, the Pesky Pole, the Green Monster, the Rocket striking out 20 batters, Carlton Fisk waving his home run fair, and, of course, overcoming a 3-0 deficit to beat the New York Yankees en route to Boston’s first World Series title since 1918.
Few and Chosen Red Sox
Few and Chosen Red Sox (4 Formats) ›
By Johnny Pesky, By Phil Pepe, Foreword by Carl Yastrzemski, Introduction by Ben Affleck
Cloth Price 27.95

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ISBN 9781572436084

Published Apr 2004

Boston Red Sox icon Johnny Pesky ranks the five best players at each position to ever take the field in this subjective analysis. Featured players include Mo Vaughn, Jimmie Foxx, Ted Williams, Cy Young, Roger Clemens, Pedro Martinez, Jim Rice, Bill Lee, and Nomar Garciaparra.