Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Mike Piazza just missed being elected to the Hall of Fame. The Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) announced Tuesday that Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz, and Craig Biggio have been elected into …
Yahoo Finance · 1/8/2015
As balloting for the Baseball Hall of Fame geared up earlier this winter, rumors began to circulate about why the release of Mike Piazza’s book was being pushed back to February, a month after the voting would be concluded and the final results tabulated.
New York Times · ByDavid Waldstein · 2/12/2013
If you think Mike Piazza is worthy of Cooperstown, you're not alone. For the third year in a row, he drew votes from the majority of the Hall of Fame voters. …But not quite enough to actually get into the Hall of Fame. A candidate needs 75 percent of the ...
Bleacher Report · ByZachary D. Rymer · 1/6/2015
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Mike Piazza has not set foot in Dodger Stadium since his retirement. When the Dodgers offered to honor him with a bobblehead night last season, Piazza declined. "He doesn't want to come back because he thinks the fans will boo," former Dodgers …
Los Angeles Times · ByBill Shaikin · 2/13/2013
Mike Piazza’s book titled “Long Shot” has been published by the New York Times and the former catcher openly talks about his major league career which spanned 16 seasons. A 62nd round player rising to stardom, that was the career of Mike Piazza.
Tire Ball · 2/11/2013
The Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) announced Tuesday that Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz, and Craig Biggio have been elected into baseball's Hall of Fame. Mike Piazza was not inducted, coming up 28 votes shy of the …
The Business Insider · ByCork Gaines · 1/7/2015
Any resemblance between the Mets catcher Mike Piazza and the catcher in the song cycle “Stepping Into the Batter’s Box, He Hears His Father’s Voice” is, Robert Paterson said, purely intentional. Mr. Paterson should know. He wrote the music for …
The New York Times · ByJames Barron · 2/29/2012
Wait Till Next Year is the glorious memoir by Doris Kearns Goodwin describing her youth as a fan of the Brooklyn Dodgers and their quest to win an elusive World Series in the 1950s. It also serves as the new mantra of Mike Piazza, who became a slugging ...
Sports On Earth · 1/6/2015
Mike Piazza has no doubt Roger Clemens was pumped up on steroids during their infamous broken bat standoff in the 2000 World Series ... at least according to Mike Piazza's wife! Mike and his wife, former Playboy Playmate Alicia Rickter, were leaving …
TMZ · 7/19/2012
Typically private former catcher Mike Piazza opens up in his new memoir ... of the book so far is the news that Piazza actually took karate to prepare to fight Roger Clemens on the field during their infamous beanball feud. According to the NY Post ...
USA Today · 2/11/2013
Mike Piazza
Michael Joseph Piazza is an American former Major League Baseball catcher. He played in his career with the Los …
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