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Author Jane Leavy has written the ultimate biography of Sandy Koufax.
Even though he is not a public personality, according to Leavy, he is currently, very happy and he is always there for his friends.
This admirable biography mixes a little baseball history with its revealing insight into one of the game's greatest pitchers.
Great baseball book and gives you a real snapshot into baseball in that era and what made Koufax tick and who he was.Published 29 days ago by Alan Waldman
More than just baseball, although good coverage. It tells a great story of those who surrounded Koufax, both friend and foe.Published 1 month ago by frank turner
Life was different then. Simpler but more complex. This book captures the real Koufax, the real life of this era. Thanks for the great read!Published 1 month ago by Kathy Larson
Jane Levy got as far inside baseball's greatest pitcher as one can get. Builds an interesting drama about the perfect game and has much insight to what Sandy would let you know.Published 2 months ago by Thomas B.
As a baseball-fixated boy growing up in northern California, I hated the Dodgers, but I loved Sandy Koufax -- not just one of the best pitchers ever, but a class act. Ms. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Charles V. Faust
Fascinating story of Sandy Kofax, his rise to fame.
Certainly one can see how he was badly misused by
O Mally through his career, not pitched enough when he was... Read more
Sandy Koufax was so misunderstood. What an incredible guy and this book shows how special he was! If you like baseball history, you will appreciate this book.Published 4 months ago by Shirley
Jane Leavy does an amazing job of telling the story of a quiet hero! Very well written with a lot of insight for the reader regarding the baseball career and unknown instances of... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
Probably the most complete yet not completely Koufax-based biography written about the man. Numerous accounts from friends, family members, fans and peers provide consistent recall... Read morePublished 6 months ago by P. Cardwell