Johnny Damon by Brian O'Connell

Johnny Damon

Written by Brian O'Connell
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Part of the Baseball Superstars Series


Johnny Damon by Brian O'Connell

This is the true life story of a baseball great. What will Johnny do? That was the question on the lips of Boston Red Sox fans - otherwise known as Red Sox Nation - during the 2004 season. That year, Johnny Damon and his band of self-proclaimed Idiots stunned the baseball world by staging a historic comeback against their longtime rivals, the New York Yankees, in the American League Championship Series. Shortly after, they routed the St. Louis Cardinals for Boston's first title in 86 years. Damon was a chief architect of that championship before leaving the Red Sox and signing with their bitter rivals in New York. Johnny Damon explores the life of this great player, who is known as much for his charisma and matinee-idol looks as he is for his athletic talent.

About the Author

Brian O'Connell writes extensively about business and health trends and is the author of 14 books, two of which have been Book-of-the-Month Club selections. He resides in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.

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128 pages


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Checkmark Books an imprint of Facts On File Inc

Publication date

15th May 2008



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