• Tales from the San Francisco Giants Dugout

  • A Collection of the Greatest Giants Stories Ever Told
  • By: Nick Peters, Stuart Shea
  • Narrated by: Dan Lenard
  • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
  • Categories: History, Americas
  • 2.4 out of 5 stars (8 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

This updated edition tells the best stories about the reigning World Series champions.

The rich tradition of the San Francisco Giants has provided indelible memories for their fans ever since they moved from New York’s Polo Grounds to Seals Stadium in 1958. Tales from the San Francisco Giants Dugout captures some of the humorous and poignant moments of the team’s years on the West Coast, from the intense rivalry with the Dodgers to their amazing victory in the 2010 World Series.

©2003, 2011 Copyright © 2003, 2011 by Nick PetersNew material copyright © 2011 by Stuart Shea (P)2012 Audible, Inc.

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don't bother

this is just a recitation of games, play by play of a few semi-interesting games - no juicy stories about personnel. nothing you can't find in a book of Giant's statistics.

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Reader should be fired

Mispronounced so many names it was a huge distraction from an otherwise interesting read. Any Giants fan would be outraged!

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Butchered too many important names.

The narrator ruined this one for me. Butchered Krukow, Uribe, Sabean (a lot), Lincecum, and Bochy. Just awful. I’m mad.

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Great story

Author mispronounced so many of the players names that it hurt at times to listen to. Except for that, as a Giants fan it was good. Wish it had covered the 2012 and 2014 seasons.

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Many names said wrong

The narrator clearly was not informed about how to pronounce names as many, many are said incorrectly. Also, one chapter is repeated. Good book, just was annoying to hear names of beloved people said incorrectly.