Yogi: The LifeTimes of an American Original

A major authoritative biography of one of the greatest catchers in the history of the game and the greatest living New York Yankee presents Yogi Berra as he has never been seen before Sifted from than 4,000 newspaper and magazine articles, interviews, papers, and hundreds of memoirs and biographies, this compilation examines one of the most competitive players of hisA major authoritative biography of one of the greatest catchers in the history of the game and the greatest living New York Yankee presents Yogi Berra as he has never been seen before Sifted from than 4,000 newspaper and magazine articles, interviews, papers, and hundreds of memoirs and biographies, this compilation examines one of the most competitive players of his generation and one of the most unique men in baseball history.
Yogi The LifeTimes of an American Original A major authoritative biography of one of the greatest catchers in the history of the game and the greatest living New York Yankee presents Yogi Berra as he has never been seen before Sifted from than

  • Title: Yogi: The LifeTimes of an American Original
  • Author: Carlo DeVito
  • ISBN: 9781572439450
  • Page: 379
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1 thought on “Yogi: The LifeTimes of an American Original”

    1. Learned quite a bit about Yogi's early years that I never knew, especially more about his relationship with Joe Garagiola. A fun read for baseball fans of a certain age (especially if they were Yankee fans as a kid)

    2. Baseball stars such as Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, Joe Dimaggio and Yogi Berra have each inspired a dozen, or two, biographies. Yogi's story does not have the tabloid appeal of wild, carousers like Ruth and Mantle, or the "wrapped to tight" celebrity of a Dimaggio, so there there are no scandals to dig into, no dalliances or marriages to movie stars or fortunes lost. Author DeVito tells a straightforward story about a straightforward kind of guy who grew up in the immigrant neighborhood of 1920 Am [...]

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