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    • Long Shot

    • By: Mike Piazza, Lonnie Wheeler
    • Narrated by: Holter Graham, Mike Piazza
    • Length: 15 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 95
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    Mike Piazza was selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 62nd round of the 1988 baseball draft as a "courtesy pick". The Dodgers never expected him to play for them - or anyone else. Mike had other ideas. Overcoming his detractors, he became the National League Rookie of the Year in 1993, broke the record for season batting average by a catcher, holds the record for career home runs at his position, and was selected as an All Star 12 times. Mike was groomed for baseball success by his ambitious, self-made father in Pennsylvania, a classic father-son American-dream story.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I only thought i knew the Mike Piazza story

    • By April Reese on 03-24-13

    Regular price: $28.30