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O Holy Cow!: The Selected Verse of Phil Rizzuto
ISBN13: 9780061567131
ISBN: 0061567132
List Price: $13.95
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks

Hall of Fame shortstop and Yankees broadcaster extraordinaire, the incomparable Phil Rizutto (1917 2007) waxed poetic on America's favorite pastime from the glorious days of Mantle and Maris well into the reign of Jeter and Rivera. For more than a quarter century the Bard of the Booth captured great moments in baseball and effortlessly interwove them with essential and often hilarious insights into the human condition. In loving commemoration and celebration of the life and career of an exceptional Man of Baseball, this new edition of O Holy Cow! includes a new foreword by baseball legend Bobby Murcer, a new poem written by editors Tom Peyer and Hart Seely, and more than sixty additional never before published masterworks of short, impromptu verse that capture the unmistakable voice of the unforgettable Rizzuto.