Arizona's All-Time Baseball Team
They are all-stars, world champions and hall of famers. They are some of the best baseball players to set foot on the diamond, and they have one thing in common. They all hail from Arizona. Writer and life-long baseball fan John J. Rust pulls together an all-time 25-man roster of players from the Grand Canyon State. Who makes the starting line-up? Who toes the rubber? Who comes off the bench, and who leads this team from the dugout? "Arizona's All-Time Baseball Team" showcases the best players to ever come out of the state. Read about their journeys from high school to the national stage, and how many left an indelible mark on the game. Through simulated games, this squad faces its ultimate test as they take on some of the best teams in baseball history.
- Paperback | 160 pages
- 169.93 x 244.09 x 9.14mm | 344.73g
- 07 Jun 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About John J Rust
John J. Rust was born in Hamilton Township, NJ, where he graduated from Nottingham High School and Mercer County Community College. After receiving a communications degree from the College of Mt. St. Vincent in Riverdale, NY, he worked for New Jersey 101.5 FM before moving to Arizona to become a radio sports reporter and play-by-play announcer. Rust is the author of the sci-fi books "Sea Raptor" and "Dark Wings" and the baseball-themed book "The Best Phillies Team Ever." He has also written several sci-fi short stories.