Sixty Feet, Six Inches

  • by Bob Gibson, Reggie Jackson, Lonnie Wheeler
  • Narrated by Mirron Willis, Dominic Hoffman
  • 6 hrs and 2 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Legendary. Insightful. Uncompromising. Candid. Uncensored. Mr. October and Hoot Gibson unfortunately never faced each other on the field. But now, in Sixty Feet, Six Inches, these two legends open up in fascinating detail about the game they love and how it was, is, and should be played. Their one-of-a-kind insider stories recall a who's who of baseball nobility, including Willie Mays, Alex Rodriguez, Hank Aaron, Albert Pujols, Billy Martin, and Joe Torre. This is an unforgettable baseball history by two of its most influential superstars.


What the Critics Say

"If you want to understand baseball's game inside the game between the pitcher and the hitter, this is it. Two of the greats have written a classic." (Willie Mays)
"Wow! Knowledge and insight into the game for players, kids and the fans. Two of the game's greatest under pressure: Mr. October and Bob Gibson. Sixty Feet, Six Inches is fun, full of information and an easy read." (Mariano Rivera)
"For a baseball fan, this breezy book is like a giant box of popcorn - once you pick it up, you can't put it down. Insight after insight from two of the most compelling figures in the game's history." (Bob Costas)


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-22-2009
  • Publisher: Random House Audio