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kindle Ý Driving Mr. Yogi: Yogi Berra, Ron Guidry, and Baseball's Greatest Gift Ö Yogi Yogi Berra read í harvey araton Å [BOOKS] ✯ Driving Mr. Yogi: Yogi Berra, Ron Guidry, and Baseball's Greatest Gift By Harvey Araton – EyltraIt happens every spring Yankees pitching great Ron Guidry arrives at the Tampa airport to pick up Hall of Fame catcher and national treasure Yogi Berra Guidry drives him to the ballpark They watch the young players They talk shop They eat dinner together and tease each other mercilessly They trade stories about the greats they have met along the way And the next day they do the same thing all over againAs every former ballplayer can appreciate in that routine every spring there emerges a certain magicDriving Mr Yogia is the story of how a uniue friendship between a pitcher and catcher is renewed every year It began in 1999 when Berra was reunited with the Yankees after a long self exile the result of being unceremoniously fired by George Steinbrenner 14 years before A reconciliation between Berra and the Boss meant that Berra would attend spring training again Guidry befriended “Mr Yogi” instantly After all Berra had been a mentor in the clubhouse back when Guidry was pitching for the Yankees Guidry knew the young players would benefit greatly from Mr Yogi’s encyclopedic knowledge of the game just as Guidry had during his playing days So he encouraged him to share his insights Soon an offhand batting tip from Mr Yogi turned Nick Swisher’s season around Stories about handling a hitter like Ted Williams or catching Don Larsen’s perfect game captured the players’ imagination And in Yogi Guidry found not just an elder companion or source of amusement – he found a best friend By turns tender and laugh out loud funny and teeming with unforgettable baseball yarns that spanthan 50 years Driving Mr Yogi is a universal story about the importance of wisdom being passed from one generation to the next as well as a reminder that time is what we make of it and compassion never gets old

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It happens every spring Yankees pitching great Ron Guidry arrives at the Tampa airport to pick up Hall of Fame catcher and national treasure Yogi Berra Guidry drives him to the ballpark They watch the young players They talk shop They eat dinner together and tease each other mercilessly They trade stories about the greats they have met along the way And the next day they do the same thing all over againAs every former ballplayer can appreciate in that routine every spring there emerges a certain magicDriving Mr Yogia is the story of how a uniue friendship between a pitcher and catcher is renewed every year It began in 1999 when Berra was reunited with the Yankees after a long self exile the result of being unceremoniously fired by George Steinbrenner 14 years before A reconciliation between Berra and the Boss meant that Berra would attend spring training again Guidry befriended “Mr Yogi” instantly After all Berra had been a mentor in the clubhouse back when Guidry was pitching for the Yankees Guidry knew the young players would benefit greatly from Mr Yogi’s encyclopedic knowledge of the game just as Guidry had during his playing days So he encouraged him to share his insights Soon an offhand batting tip from Mr Yogi turned Nick Swisher’s season around Stories about handling a hitter like Ted Williams or catching Don Larsen’s perfect game captured the players’ imagination And in Yogi Guidry found not just an elder companion or source of amusement – he found a best friend By turns tender and laugh out loud funny and teeming with unforgettable baseball yarns that spanthan 50 years Driving Mr Yogi is a universal story about the importance of wisdom being passed from one generation to the next as well as a reminder that time is what we make of it and compassion never gets old

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Driving Mr Yogi Yogi Berra Ron Guidry and Baseball's Greatest GiftIt happens every spring Yankees pitching great Ron Guidry arrives at the Tampa airport to pick up Hall of Fame catcher and national treasure Yogi Berra Guidry drives him to the ballpark They watch the young players They talk shop They eat dinner together and tease each other mercilessly They trade stories about the greats they have met along the way And the next day they do the same thing all over againAs every former ballplayer can appreciate in that routine every spring there emerges a certain magicDriving Mr Yogia is the story of how a uniue friendship between a pitcher and catcher is renewed every year It began in 1999 when Berra was reunited with the Yankees after a long self exile the result of being unceremoniously fired by George Steinbrenner 14 years before A reconciliation between Berra and the Boss meant that Berra would attend spring training again Guidry befriended “Mr Yogi” instantly After all Berra had been a mentor in the clubhouse back when Guidry was pitching for the Yankees Guidry knew the young players would benefit greatly from Mr Yogi’s encyclopedic knowledge of the game just as Guidry had during his playing days So he encouraged him to share his insights Soon an offhand batting tip from Mr Yogi turned Nick Swisher’s season around Stories about handling a hitter like Ted Williams or catching Don Larsen’s perfect game captured the players’ imagination And in Yogi Guidry found not just an elder companion or source of amusement – he found a best friend By turns tender and laugh out loud funny and teeming with unforgettable baseball yarns that spanthan 50 years Driving Mr Yogi is a universal story about the importance of wisdom being passed from one generation to the next as well as a reminder that time is what we make of it and compassion never gets old