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Johnny Podres

Brooklyn"s Only Yankee Killer

by Bob Bennett

  • 174 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Baseball - History,
  • Sports & Recreation / Baseball / History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8486585M
    ISBN 101420835416
    ISBN 109781420835410

    Sign and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Johnny Podres, who pitched the Brooklyn Dodgers to their only World Series title in , died Sunday at. Johnny Podres: Brooklyn's Only Yankee Killer: Bennett, Bob, Bennett, John, Bennett, Robert S.: Books -

    John Joseph "Johnny" Podres was an American left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who spent most of his career with the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers.   Johnny Podres, who became a celebrated figure in the storied history of the Brooklyn Dodgers in October , when he pitched them to their only World Series championship, died Sunday at .

    Johnny Podres passed away. Funeral Home Services for Johnny are being provided by Singleton Sullivan Potter Funeral Home. The obituary was featured .   Best remembered as an outfielder/first baseman on the Dodgers of the 60s, he has plenty of tales about Sandy Koufax, Don Drysdale, Johnny Podres, Buzzie Bavasi and all the : Howard Cole.


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Johnny Podres by Bob Bennett Download PDF EPUB FB2

He watched Johnny Podres pitch his World Series victories and interviewed him later as a sports reporter. He was a newspaper reporter and magazine writer, editor and publisher and went on to become a book publishing marketing and sales executive as well as public relations and advertising manager for two Fortune corporations in New York/5(5).

Johnny Podres: Brooklyn's Only Yankee Killer Hardcover – March 3, by Bob Bennett (Author)/5(5). Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month 4 results for Books: "johnny podres" Skip to main search results.

Johnny Podres: Brooklyn's Only Yankee Killer Paperback – March 3, by Bob Bennett (Author)/5(5). (PODRES, Johnny) BENNETT, Bob, John and Robert S. Johnny Podres: Brooklyn’s Only Yankee Killer. Bloomington, Indiana: AuthorHouse, Octavo, original blue cloth, original dust jacket.

First edition, inscribed on the title page by the subject—“Johnny Podres, 55. Johnny Podres Day, this year, is Sunday, September 1.

Johnny Podres book following is an excerpt from an article published Aug on the website. Paul Post does an excellent job summarizing some of Johnny’s background as well as providing more details regarding the weekend festivities.

Johnny Podres gets a hug by catcher Roy Campanella after recording the final out in a Game 7 win over the Yankees to give the Dodgers a World Series title. Career:ERA, SO, P, 4xAllStar, Dodgers/Tigers/t:L, 1x ERA Leader, born in NYdiedPodsHeight: Meter.

Johnny Podres Obituary Visit Guest Book GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Johnny Podres, who pitched the Brooklyn Dodgers to their only World Series title indied Sunday at the age of Johnny Podres Book Summary: The New York Yankees beat the Brooklyn Dodgers in the World Series four times in eight years during the ls and early '50s.

In a year span, the Brooklyn “Bums” managed to lose in their last game of the season seven times, including five years in a row. The book has a lot of swearing, because that's how the players talk. In Keri's narrative, the villain is not lack of fan support, which was phenomenal in the late 70s and early 80s.

Montreal is a hockey city, and yet in the peak years baseball was just as exciting/5(). QUEENSBURY, N.Y. -- Johnny Podres, 75, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 13,at Glens Falls Hospital.

Born on Sept. 30,in Witherbee, he was the son of Joseph and Anna (Glebus) Podres. Johnny was most notably known for his accomplishments within the field of baseball. His career began in the small town of Witherbee where he grew up.

Johnny Podres: Brooklyn's Yankee Killer Autographed Signed Book Brooklyn DodgersSeller Rating: % positive. Johnny Podres This article was written by David Krell Outside the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York, a statue depicting southpaw Johnny Podres after a pitch release stands 60 feet, six inches from a statue of catcher Roy Campanella.

Johnny Podres shattered the myth of Yankee invincibility. His was the ultimate triumph of clutch over choke. He shot down the Bronx Bombers. Johnny Podres gave Brooklyn its one and only World Series victory.

He killed the Yankees. A borough-wide celebration more boisterous than those of VE-Day and VJ-Day combined erupted in Brooklyn, which. Johnny Podres: | | | |Johnny Podres| | | | | ||| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.

Johnny Podres was a four-time All-Star (, ) who also won four World Series rings (, ) and led the National League in. Johnny Podres gave Brooklyn its one and only World Series victory. He killed the Yankees. A borough-wide celebration more boisterous than those of VE-Day and VJ-Day combined erupted in Brooklyn, which hailed him as their savior.

It was the most celebrated victory in the history of the World Series. It has yet to be matched. No other pitcher had. John Junior Roseboro ( – Aug ) was an American professional baseball player and coach.

He played as a catcher in Major League Baseball from untilmost notably for the Los Angeles ro, who was a four-time All-Star player and won two Gold Glove Awards, is considered one of the best defensive catchers of the g average   In the house we find Johnny Podres, and after a few pages explaining Podres character, we are put into a warzone.

The title is a play on the books plot since its a pipe dream for Black and the others to make it out while also The book gets right into the action, giving only a short few pages describing Leroy and Black’s characters before 4/5.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Johnny Podres: Brooklyn's Only Yankee K by Bob Bennett (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!Make Offer - Johnny Podres Donruss Playoff Greats Card #45 Certified Autograph - Dodgers Topps Baseball # Johnny Podres DP (Dodgers) STARX EX/MT+ (CS) $ 5d 9h."He was one in a million.

I have said this many times: I've had many good pitchers on my teams during my career, including the best in the business in Sandy Koufax, and I am sure that all these pitchers will agree that if a club had to win one game, it would be (Johnny) Podres that would get the call."- Brooklyn Dodgers General Manager Buzzie Bavasi (Ken Gurnick, 01/14/, 'Dodgers greats.