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The Perfect Season - Why 1998 Was Baseball's Greatest Year

Tim McCarver

Tim McCarver, lead analyst for baseball on the FOX network, is considered the best in his field. His expertise is based on a 21-year playing career; he was star catcher for the Cardinals, Phillies, Expos, and Red Sox. The Perfect Season is his remembrance of 1998, the greatest year baseball has ever seen. McCarver believes, “More than any other sport, baseball is dependent on its history, tradition, and nostalgia …” In the 1998 playing season, baseball history was made in game after game. One by one, old records were surpassed. Baseball superstars and heroes amazed and delighted fans. Beginning with Mark McGwire’s home run record and ending with the Yankee’s World Series victory, McCarver discusses the most significant players and moments of this unforgettable year. The Perfect Season is a wonderful souvenir of baseball’s greatest year. McCarver’s unique perspective—player, broadcaster, writer, and fan—enables him to fill each chapter with crucial details and critical insights. Richard M. Davidson’s narration captures the author’s enthusiasm for America’s favorite pastime.

Tim McCarver, lead analyst for baseball on the FOX network, is considered the best in his field. His expertise is based on a 21-year playing career; he was star catcher for the Cardinals, Phillies, Expos, and Red Sox. The Perfect Season is his remembrance of 1998, the greatest year baseball has ever seen. McCarver believes, “More than any other sport, baseball is dependent on its history, tradition, and nostalgia …” In the 1998 playing season, baseball history was made in game after game. One by one, old records were surpassed. Baseball superstars and heroes amazed and delighted fans. Beginning with Mark McGwire’s home run record and ending with the Yankee’s World Series victory, McCarver discusses the most significant players and moments of this unforgettable year. The Perfect Season is a wonderful souvenir of baseball’s greatest year. McCarver’s unique perspective—player, broadcaster, writer, and fan—enables him to fill each chapter with crucial details and critical insights. Richard M. Davidson’s narration captures the author’s enthusiasm for America’s favorite pastime.
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Tim McCarver, lead analyst for baseball on the FOX network, is considered the best in his field. His expertise is based on a 21-year playing career; he was star catcher for the Cardinals, Phillies, Expos, and Red Sox. The Perfect Season is his remembrance of 1998, the greatest year baseball has ever seen. McCarver believes, “More than any other sport, baseball is dependent on its history, tradition, and nostalgia …” In the 1998 playing season, baseball history was made in game after game. One by one, old records were surpassed. Baseball superstars and heroes amazed and delighted fans. Beginning with Mark McGwire’s home run record and ending with the Yankee’s World Series victory, McCarver discusses the most significant players and moments of this unforgettable year. The Perfect Season is a wonderful souvenir of baseball’s greatest year. McCarver’s unique perspective—player, broadcaster, writer, and fan—enables him to fill each chapter with crucial details and critical insights. Richard M. Davidson’s narration captures the author’s enthusiasm for America’s favorite pastime.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Danny Peary, Richard Davidson

Length:

7h 42m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:45


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

06:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

32:37


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

11:39


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

14:08


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

13:45


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:58


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

11:39


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:42


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

09:25


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:29


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:09


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:10


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:26


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:16


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:42


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:49


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

09:05


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

14:49


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:20


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

09:57


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

15:40


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:50


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

10:53


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

10:02


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:30


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:51


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:37


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

08:48


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

24:58


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

14:06


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

07:17


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

08:13


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

10:38


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:07


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

11:42


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

13:46


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

15:28


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

19:33


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

17:21


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

28:59