Download e-book for iPad: Hard-Luck Harvey Haddix and the Greatest Game Ever Lost by Lew Freedman

By Lew Freedman

ISBN-10: 0786441240

ISBN-13: 9780786441242

He pitched a baseball (generic term) that was once greater than excellent, and but he misplaced. Southpaw Harvey Haddix had logged a great yet unspectacular occupation by the point he took the mound on may perhaps 26, 1959. dealing with the Milwaukee Braves, he set down the 1st 36 batters in a row, or 12 innings’ worth—a ideal video game 3 innings longer than the norm. yet his Pittsburgh Pirates couldn’t ranking, both, and Haddix misplaced within the thirteenth inning on a debatable play. This ebook recounts Haddix’s exclusive functionality and describes the authentic judgements that modified the historic record.

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