Great insigtht to a baseball legend of th2 20th century.
Stengel's early years are entertaining and provide a good look into the teens, 20's and 30's of baseball so if that's what you're after then you'll like this book.
Author Robert Creamer uses straightforward readable prose, and the result is a very good and informative biography.
This is a great read for any Baseball fan. Pioneer and personality of the game. I recommend , lots of history.Published 6 months ago by tom jarman
Great insigtht to a baseball legend of th2 20th century. The story of the man and the game of baseball are will written.Published 23 months ago by Rob D. Robinson
This was a great read about one of the greatest managers of all time. I was not aware of how great a career he had as a player. Read morePublished on October 2, 2012 by Catlike
Stengel was always fascinating to me. All I ever knew of him as a kid was that he managed the Mets. Creamer writes this book similar to his book on Babe Ruth. Read morePublished on April 20, 2012 by Art Rawspine
A thoughtfully detailed account separating the real Stengel from Stengel the legend. Creamer did his homework in thoroughly researching Casey Stengel the ballplayer (he was very... Read morePublished on January 8, 2010 by E. Greenaker
This is one of the best baseball books I have ever read. Not only is it a book about the life of Casey Stengel, but it is a good history of the game of baseball. Read morePublished on July 14, 2009 by Wm Reid Whitaker Jr.
Enjoyed reading this book almost as much as Harry Potter.
It's funny how nowadays you can't get away with jumping up into the stands and punching fans. Read more
Excellent. Well written, gives a good history yet moves right along.This guy had an amazing career and an amazing record.This is a must read for anyone interested in baseball.Published on April 18, 2007 by Jim J. Carroll