Ivan R. Dee
Trim: 6⅛ x 8¼
978-1-56663-599-8 • Paperback • August 2004 • $18.95 • (£14.99)
As executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association from 1966 to 1983, Marvin Miller revolutionized the relationship between players and owners, and forever changed the nature of the game. He lives in New York City.
Baseball fans may…have more fun spending their money on this new edition of the book…
— Star Democrat, Easton, Md
A fascinating account…very well written by the man at the center of it all…. Spiced with hilarious behind-the-scenes anecdotes.
Provides an 'inside' story of baseball….outlines [Miller's] influence and baseball history.
— The Bookwatch
Brutally frank and immensely engrossing.
[After Babe Ruth,] the second most influential man in the history of baseball.
— Red Barber
During his sixteen years in the game Marvin Miller was the true commissioner of baseball.
— Jim Bouton
Marvin Miller took on the establishment and whipped them.
— Reggie Jackson
The man did more to change the game in the last 25 years than anyone else.
— Bill Madden; New York Daily News
There is no man in our time who has had more impact on the business of baseball than Marvin Miller.
— Tom Seaver
One of the most important [books] ever published about baseball.
— Stephen Jay Gould; The New York Review Of Books
Marvin Miller is as important to the history of baseball as Jackie Robinson.
— Hank Aaron
Only Marvin Miller could tell this baseball story