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The Bronx Zoo Audiobook

The Bronx Zoo: The Astonishing Inside Story of the 1978 World Champion New York Yankees

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Publisher's Summary

This best-selling, highly-acclaimed account is a hilarious but scathing baseball tell-all. After being voted the 1977 American League Cy Young Award winner, Sparky Lyle was rewarded for his efforts by being benched. The Yankees, a leader of free agency, signed Goose Gossage as their closer. Things only went downhill from there and the 1978 season turned out to be one of controversy, firings, fights, and acrimony. In short, it was a zoo.

©1979, 2005 Albert "Sparky" Lyle and Peter Golenbock (P)2013 Audible, Inc.

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    I love this book but it is because the 1978 Yankees are one of my all time favorite teams. This book was also one of the first long and adult books I read as a kid so revisiting it beings a lot of good memories. Love the book and the story but again there is a tremendous amount of good vibe bias in this review.

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    Coramdeo540 05-05-16
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    You don't have to be a pro to enjoy the clubhouse boys will be boys

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    Where does The Bronx Zoo rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    very entertaining, Im a die hard Yankee fan who read this book when it was first published.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of The Bronx Zoo?

    That Yankees season was a zoo.


    What about Sparky Lyle’s performance did you like?

    Having the Author read it was like he was telling the story to you.


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