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    • The Greatest Baseball Stories Ever Told

    • Thirty Unforgettable Tales from the Diamond
    • By: Jeff Silverman
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain, Hillary Huber
    • Length: 14 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    At a 1931 barnstorming exhibition game in Tennessee, a 17-year-old pitcher for the Chattanooga Lookouts struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig back to back. Her name was Jackie Mitchell - "organized baseball's first girl pitcher." In July 1970, a stripper rushed onto the field at Riverfront Stadium to kiss Johnny Bench, temporarily disrupting a game attended by President Nixon and his family. These are just some of the great, quirky, and comic moments in the annals of baseball recorded in The Greatest Baseball Stories Ever Told.

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    • Not what I was expecting... at all

    • By keith on 04-16-17

    Regular price: $30.09

    • Funny Business

    • By: Drew Tapley, Jeff Silverman
    • Narrated by: Jeff Silverman
    • Length: 4 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For the last 25 years, Jeff Silverman has been the President of YukYuk's comedy club: one of the world's largest stand-up comedy chains. With a career spanning more than forty years, Jeff has helped launchthe careers of Jim Carey, Howie Mandel and Russell Peters, and started his business career with the 99-cent Roxy Theatre back in the '70s, showcasing cult underground movie marathons. He went on to run the New Yorker Theatre and Horseshoe Tavern music venues, bringing in bands like The Police and The Ramones for the very first time.

    Regular price: $20.99