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On the mound with-- Greg Maddux

by Matt Christopher

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Maddux, Greg, 1966- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Maddux, Greg, 1966-,
    • Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Baseball players.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the Atlanta Braves" pitcher who has won the Cy Young Award four times and was named baseball"s Player of the Year in 1995.

      Edition Notes

      StatementMatt Christopher.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV865.M233 C57 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination121 p. :
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1001704M
      ISBN 100316141917
      LC Control Number96040973
      OCLC/WorldCa35318961

      Greg Maddux had Andre Dawson’s back. (Getty Images) Greg Maddux was, quite simply, the best pitcher I ever saw with my own two eyes. I watched him throw a pitch complete game masterpiece against the Reds in Wrigley Field almost a decade ago, and it was baseball the way it was meant to be.   Greg Maddux Full Interview - Baseball Hall of Fame Inductees - Duration: National Baseball Hall of Fame and Mus views. Language: English.

        Greg Maddux Throws High & Tight To Eddie Murray! World Series You would have to think that a guy with the pinpoint control of Greg Maddux was sending a .   Cubs legend and Hall of Famer Greg Maddux didn’t blow hitters away on the mound. The right-hander used a combination of location and changing speeds to keep hitters off balance rather than blow them away with high velocity. Maddux relied on a sinker, circle changeup, cutter, and two- and four-seam fastball during his year career.

        Pitching With Purpose. By David Brooks. Off the mound is for thinking about the past and future, on the mound is for thinking about the present. Dorfman once approached Greg Maddux . Provides a fact-filled biography of Greg Maddux, covering the baseball superstar's life as a pitcher, his character as a player, and the special achievements of his career, such as winning four Cy Young Awards and six Gold Glove Awards.


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On the mound with-- Greg Maddux by Matt Christopher Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Provides a fact-filled biography of Greg Maddux, covering the baseball superstar's life as a pitcher, his character as a player, and the special achievements of his career, such as winning four Cy Young Awards and six Gold Glove : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.

Greg Maddux was a great Chicago Cub pitcher before he was traded to the Atlantic Braves. Most die hard Cub fans, looking back, would think that the trade was a mistake. But like the old saying goes, "hindsight is better than foresight." I can still picture him pitching from the pitcher's mound at /5(3).

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By Matt Christopher. Grades. Details and statistics of the life of Greg Maddux,who won the Cy Young award four times. Includes play-by-plays of exciting moments in his career with the Atlanta Braves.

Fearing his teammate was hurt, Grace approached the mound, only to find Maddux in an state of obvious physical excitement, the kind normally.

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Publish your book with B&: Bill Gutman. Greg Maddux: On the Mound With by Matt Christopher Be the first to review this item A biography of the Atlanta Braves' pitcher who has won the Cy Young Award four times and was named baseball's Player of the Year in This is a biography of pitching star Greg Maddux of the Atlanta Braves.

It is written in an easy-to-follow format and provides interesting facts about Maddux's life both on and off the field. Any young baseball fan would appreciate this book. Christopher is a fine writer and has done a good job with this book/5(3).

The first time Maddux appeared in a major league game came right after his call-up – but he was on the base paths, rather than the mound. The young moundsman was sent in to pinch-run for catcher Jody Davis in the 17th inning of a tied game against the Houston Astros on Sept. 3, Author: Tom Bartsch.

Gregory Alan Maddux (born Ap ) is an American college baseball coach and former Major League Baseball (MLB) is the pitching coach at the University of Nevada, Las is best known for his accomplishments while playing for the Atlanta Braves and the Chicago the Braves, he won the World Series over the Cleveland ion:   Greg Maddux of the Atlanta Braves getting hitters out like a surgeon on the mound!

"Mad Dog" won 4 consecutive Cy Young Awards from ! The Cy Young came as a member of the Chicago Cubs!– Once, Greg Maddux was apparently so worked up to pitch a game that former Cub Mark Grace caught him roaming the pitcher’s mound with a full erection, with no regard for where he was.

When they played together on the Cubs, Mark Grace once noticed Maddux walking around the pitching mound in a very strained, uncomfortable manner.