Almost a Dynasty The Rise and Fall of the 1980 Phillies (Hardcover)
|Author: William C. Kashatus|
"Almost A Dynasty" details the rise and fall of the World Champion 1980 Phillies. Based on personal interviews, newspaper accounts and the keen insight of a veteran baseball writer, the book convincingly explains how a losing team was finally able to win its first world championship.
From the Publisher:
Being a Phillies fan has never been easy. The team has amassed the most losses of any professional sports franchise in history, as well as the longest losing streak and the most last-place finishes in the major leagues.