Sixty feet, six inches : a Hall of Fame pitcher & a Hall of Fame hitter talk about how the game is played / by Bob Gibson and Reggie Jackson, with Lonnie Wheeler.Material type: TextPublication details: New York : Doubleday, c2009. Edition: 1st edDescription: vii, 273 p. ; 25 cmISBN: 9780385528696 (hardcover); 0385528698 (hardcover)Subject(s): Batting (Baseball) -- Anecdotes | Pitching (Baseball) -- Anecdotes | Gibson, Bob, 1935- -- Anecdotes | Jackson, Reggie -- AnecdotesLOC classification: GV869 | .G53 2009
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The pitched battle -- Mechanics -- Stuff -- Corners -- Scenarios -- The other guys -- Things that a fellow just has to deal with -- Atmosphere -- Towering figures -- Makeup -- Forty years of change.
Legendary baseball players Jackson and Gibson never faced each other on the field. However, in this work they team up to offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to understand America's pastime from their unique insider perspectives.