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    • A Memoir
    • By: Dwight Gooden, Ellis Henican
    • Narrated by: J. D. Jackson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 213
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 192
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 191

    A brutally honest memoir of talent, addiction, and recovery from one of the greatest baseball pitchers of all time. As a shy 19-year-old, Dwight Gooden swept into New York, lifting a team of crazy characters to World Series greatness and giving a beleaguered city a reason to believe. Then he threw it all away. Now, with fresh and sober eyes, the Mets’ beloved Dr. K shares the intimate details of his life and career, revealing all the extraordinary highs and lows: The hidden traumas in his close-knit Tampa family. The thrill and pressure of being a young baseball phenom in New York.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very powerful story

    • By Howard_a on 04-18-14

    Regular price: $20.99