Book #53392

Sandy Koufax: A Lefty's Legacy

Jane Leavy

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: Eighth Printing
Publisher: New York: Harpercollinspublishers, 2003.
ISBN: 0060195339

Price: $55.00

A Fine first edition/first printing in a like dust-jacket.

Legendary left-handed pitcher Sandy Koufax has been retired for more than forty years, but his legend remains as one of the greatest pitchers of all time. In this biography, Jane Leavy tells the story of Sandy Koufax, from his early years playing baseball in Brooklyn to his incredible success as a left-handed pitcher for the Dodgers. Leavy details Koufax's incredible achievements, including his record-breaking fifty-six-win season and his induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. She also discusses his personal life and his struggles with addiction and depression. This biography provides a unique look at one of the greatest pitchers of all time and his lasting impact on the game.; 8vo; 282 pages.