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You never heard of Casey Stengel?!

Jonah Winter

You never heard of Casey Stengel?!

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Published by Random House Children"s Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball managers,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team)

  • About the Edition

    Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented platooning, a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster who became famous for sayings like Everybody line up alphabetically according to your height.

    Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Barry Blitt
    ContributionsBlitt, Barry, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27209597M
    ISBN 10037587013X
    ISBN 109780375870132
    OCLC/WorldCa1001925260

    Interview with Jonah Winter about You Never Heard of Willie Mays?! View on Bartography Share. Interview with Jonah Winter about Lillian's Right to Vote. Created by Children's Book Review View on Children's Book Review Share. You Never Heard of Casey Stengel?! by Jonah Winter and Barry Blitt. 5 Resources1 Award. He Never Heard of Casey! by Grantland Rice. This unique poem was Grantland Rice's answer to a letter from a man who had just read Casey's Revenge and wanted to read the original poem which he believed was called Casey at the Bat.. Rice, at the time, penned a daily column called The Sportlight in the New York Herald Tribune and this was his reply to that particular letter.


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You never heard of Casey Stengel?! by Jonah Winter Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Casey Stengel is an inspired choice for this third of Winter’s ‘You Never Heard of ’ biographies of baseball greats, each illustrated by a different artist. Blitt and Winter have teamed up before on picture books about the Founding Fathers, and here their sensibilities once more mesh You never heard of Casey Stengel?!

book. You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. is another picture book in Jonah Winters series that revisits earlier baseball eras and makes the players (and managers) accessible to todays young readers. Casey Stengel was, at first, a player with limited skills. As Stengel himself said, I was not successful as a ballplayer, as it was a game of skill/5.

Jonah Winter is the author of many award-winning books about baseball figures, including Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates; You Never Heard of Willie Mays?!; and You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. His other stellar titles include Here Comes the Garbage Barge!, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book; Frida, a Parents’ Choice Gold Medal winner; and /5(22).

Casey Stengel is an inspired choice for this third of Winter’s ‘You Never Heard of ’ biographies of baseball greats, each illustrated by a different artist. Blitt and Winter have teamed up before on picture books about the Founding Fathers, and here their sensibilities once more mesh brilliantly.” —The New York Times Book ReviewBrand: Random House Children's Books.

You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. Jonah Winter, illus. by Barry Blitt. Random/Schwartz & Wade, $ (40p) ISBN Buy. Blitt’s softly colored pen, ink, and watercolor illustrations, in a variety of perspectives, perfectly convey Stengel’s baseball world, and the portraits of Stengel are amazingly accurate and lifelike.

A charming, endearing introduction to a baseball icon. (Picture book/biography. “Casey Stengel is an inspired choice for this third of Winter’s ‘You Never Heard of ’ biographies of baseball greats, each illustrated by a different artist.

Blitt and Winter have teamed up before on picture books about the Founding Fathers, and here their sensibilities once more mesh brilliantly.”. Get this from a library. You never heard of Casey Stengel?!. [Jonah Winter; Barry Blitt] -- Looks at the life and career of Casey Stengel, from his days as a player on the Brooklyn Dodgers to his string of pennants and World Series wins as manager of the New York Yankees.

Read "You Never Heard of Casey Stengel?!" by Jonah Winter available from Rakuten Kobo. Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Brand: Random House Children's Books. Casey Stengel is an inspired choice for this third of Winter’s “You Never Heard of ” biographies of baseball greats, each illustrated by a different artist.

Description. Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented "platooning," a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster who became famous for sayings like "Everybody.

Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented "platooning," a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster wh.

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“Casey Stengel is an inspired choice for this third of Winter’s ‘You Never Heard of ’ biographies of baseball greats, each illustrated by a different artist. Blitt and Winter have teamed up before on picture books about the Founding Fathers, and here their sensibilities once more mesh brilliantly.” (The New York Times Book Review).

Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented "platooning," a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster who became famous for sayings like "Everybody line up.

You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. (Book): Winter, Jonah: Looks at the life and career of Casey Stengel, from his days as a player on the Brooklyn Dodgers to his string of pennants and World Series wins as manager of the New York Yankees.

This is a never before heard interview with Carmen Hill from when Hill was 83 years old. He was a teammate of Casey Stengel during. You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. (Book): Winter, Jonah: Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mant≤ he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented platooning, a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster.

He was known for his eccentricities and for being the winningest NY Yankees’ manager. Meet Casey Stengel who played an acceptable game of baseball but had “even greater skills at being a goofball.”His life makes a good story, told in an informal, chatty style and caricature-like illustrations sure to appeal even to non-baseball fans.

Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented "platooning," a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster who became famous for sayings like "Everybody line up Brand: Jonah Winter; Barry Blitt.

You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax. Jonah Winter, Author, Andre Carrilho, Illustrator, illus. by André Carrilho. Schwartz & Wade $ (40p) ISBN   Winter’s second book covering a Yankees legend is You Never Heard of Casey Stengel?!, where he teams with illustrator Barry Blitt to provide some insight into the up-and-down career of Stengel.

This striking book deserves a wide audience.” —School Library Journal, Starred Review “In an engagingly conversational narrative laced with baseball lingo, Winter (You Never Heard of Casey Stengel?!) vividly traces Mickey Mantle’s trajectory from a small child with a bone disease to one of America’s most beloved baseball : Random House Children's Books.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. at nd: Jonah Winter. Meet Casey Stengel who played an acceptable game of baseball but had “even greater skills at being a goofball.” His life makes a good story, told in an informal, chatty style and caricature-like illustrations sure to appeal even to non-baseball fans.

- Explore christinegandee's board "Casey Stengel" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Casey stengel, New york yankees and Yankees team.8 pins. Charles Dillon "Casey" Stengel (/ ˈ s t ɛ ŋ ɡ əl /; J – Septem ) was an American Major League Baseball right fielder and manager, best known as the manager of the championship New York Yankees of the s and later, the expansion New York was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Stengel was born in Kansas City, Missouri, in Batting average A very good biography on longtime baseball coach and player, Casey Stengel.

Writer Marty Appel, who also wrote a very good book on the life of former Yankees' catcher Thurman Munson, does a good job taking the reader into a journey of Stengel's life, first as a ballplayer with teams such as the Dodgers and Giants, and then later on as a stellar and popular coach with the /5.

In “You Never Heard of Casey Stengel?!” (Schwartz + Wade, 40 pages, $), Jonah Winter asks the same question he posed about Sandy Koufax and Willie Mays in earlier books, answering it here Author: Meghan Cox Gurdon.

"A treasure trove for fans of the New Yorker, political satire, and graphic design.". Jonah Winter is the author of many award-winning books about baseball figures, including Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates; You Never Heard of Willie Mays?!; and You Never Heard of Casey Stengel.

His other stellar titles include Here Comes the Garbage Barge!, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book; Frida, a Parents’ Choice Gold Medal winner; /5(14). You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. Illustrated by Barry Blitt F&P: P. Lexile: ADL HC: The brains behind any baseball team is its manager and here’s a picture-book biography about the best, most beloved and entertaining manager in history.

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Quotations by Casey Stengel, American Athlete, Born J Share with your friends. You Never Heard of Casey Stengel. Jonah Winter. Ill. Barry Blitt. Schwartz & Wade/Random House. Following the format of his earlier You Never Heard Of picture book biographies of Sandy Koufax and Willy Mays, Jonah Winter pays tribute to Casey Stengel (Charles Dillon Stengel [–]).

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Appel amends the legend that Stengel’s wealth came through his wife’s family, which owned a bank and businesses in Glendale, Calif.

In fact, young Casey paid attention to a teammate from Texas who talked him into buying oil rigs. Casey often barked, “You make your own luck.” Marty Appel reminds us all that Casey Stengel made his own luck.

The clues came from the book titled: You Never Heard of Casey Stengel by Jonah Winter. This is a link to the publisher's website. Casey Stengel was left-handed; When he got hired by the Yankees the headline read Yanks Hire Clown; The Yankees won the World Series five times in a row when he was the manager.And the You Never Heard of ?!

books featuring Casey Stengel, Sandy Koufax, and Willie Mays, by the writer who first interested me in the form, Jonah Winter, are fantastic.” –Audrey Vernick, author of The Kid from Diamond Street: The Extraordinary Story of Baseball Legend Edith Houghton.

Casey Stengel Quotes. Quotes From & About Casey Stengel / Baseball Quotes / Casey Stengel. Quotes From Casey Stengel "All I ask is that you bust your heiny on that field." Source: Number 1 (Billy Martin) "Amazing strength, amazing power - he (Ron Swoboda) can grind the dust out of the bat.

He will be great, super even wonderful.