--Gary Matthews, on the chemistry within the Phillies clubhouse
Looks good on the bookshelf but really lacked in content.
I thought I would be getting an inside view of the team, learn more about what the players were going through, etc., and this book is nothing like it purports to be.
Almost nothing is written about interaction between the players and the fans or fan opinion / sentiment during the season.
For fans of Eastbound and Down, this is what would happen if they actually published Kenny Powers' audio book. Read morePublished on June 2, 2011 by Michael Sigmond
I have read many baseball books especially books that envolve the Phillies. Please do not by this book it is not a good read even though the Phillies were a great team that year. Read morePublished on November 27, 2010 by SeanB
A lot of behind the scenes stuff that you don't see on TV or read about.Published on March 3, 2009 by Kevin E. Andrews
Very enjoyable book for Phillies fans written by Gary Matthews (former player now broadcaster). Lots of personal info, scoops, stories & fun facts about the players & people... Read morePublished on February 9, 2009 by KiraLilli