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Pie Traynor

James Forr

Pie Traynor

a baseball biography

by James Forr

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Traynor, Pie, -- 1898-1972,
  • Pittsburgh Pirates (Baseball team),
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames Forr and David Proctor.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsProctor, David, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.T695 F67 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23972156M
    ISBN 109780786443857
    LC Control Number2009049168
    OCLC/WorldCa449516611

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Product details Paperback: pages Publisher: McFarland & Company (Janu Pie Traynor book Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: /5(4).

A Baseball Hall of Famer as ofPie Traynor was the face of Pittsburgh baseball during the twenties and thirties, when the Pirates were a perennial pennant contender.

(They won the Series in ) Traynor was a line-drive hitter who drove in runs as effectively with doubles and triples Pages: 4pp. autograph letter signed by Pittsburgh Pirate Pie Traynor to his wife, Eve. Dated 29 Mayletter reads in part: " We lost two games Monday would have been nice to win, but just could not do it we have two hard games tomorrow We should have a good crowd although the fans have soured on the clubs My arm feels fine now and I look to have a great : Pie Traynor.

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Pie Traynor was a third baseman who played his entire career with the Pittsburgh Pirates, spanning the yearsHe was also their manager from and was on the radio in Pittsburgh for the three years before he was elected and the eighteen afterward.

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Pie Traynor was born on Friday, Novemin Framingham, Massachusetts. Traynor was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on Septemwith the Pittsburgh Pirates. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac.

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Visit the card to see the entire set. "After sandlot baseball games when the other youngsters would ask for ice cream as a treat from the parish priest, I would ask for pie.". Pie Traynor. Position: Manager.

lb (cm, 77kg) Born: Novem in Framingham, MA us. Died: Ma in Pittsburgh, PA. High School: Somerville HS (Somerville, MA) Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in (Voted by BBWAA on 93/ ballots) Full Name: Harold Joseph Traynor View Player Bio from the SABR BioProjectBorn: [Pie Traynor, Pittsburgh NL (baseball)] Contributor Names Traynor, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pictorial sketch-book of Pennsylvania | Its scenery, internal improvements, resources, and agriculture, populary described The fourth part has separate t.-p.: Locomotive sketches, with pen and pencil.

Bill Brubaker in 2. Bob Elliott in 3. Frankie Gustine in 4. Don Hoak in. Get this from a library! Pie Traynor: a baseball biography. [James Forr; David Proctor] -- "Pie Traynor was the face of Pittsburgh baseball during the twenties and thirties. Traynor was a line-drive hitter who drove in runs effectively with doubles and triples.

After his playing days. "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" is a Tin Pan Alley song by Jack Norworth and Albert Von Tilzer, and was inspired by another song that was written in ."He was a mechanically perfect third baseman," legendary baseball executive Branch Rickey said of Pie Traynor upon his induction into the Hall of Fame.

"A man of intellectual worth on the field of play." Traynor was widely regarded as the premier third baseman of his era—and in he became the first third baseman elected by the Baseball Writers' Association of America to.