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The Best Team Money Can Buy: The Los Angeles Dodgers' Wild Struggle to Build a Baseball Powerhouse (English Edition) From The Outside Looking In, The Dodgers Have Been A Bubbling Cauldron Of Personality, Talent And Moods, With The Occasional Dollop Of Jealousy In The Best Team Money Can Buy, It S As If Molly Knight Ushers You Behind The Closed Clubhouse Doors To See It For Yourself Buster Olney, ESPN Fascinating Perspectives Knight Knows Her Way Around The Clubhouse, And She Writes About The Game With Authority David L Ulin The Los Angeles Times With Unprecedented Access, Knight Brings Readers Inside The Clubhouse And The Front Office As No Other Writer Has With Any Team, Showing Us A Modern Day Soap Opera Playing Out At Feet Inches Keith Law, Analyst For ESPN S Baseball Tonight A Well Written Book That Offers A Nuanced Look Into The Dynamics Of A Big League Clubhouse A Must Read Brendan Gawlowski Baseball Prospectus In The Best Team Money Can Buy, Molly Knight Lifts The Curtain On One Of The Premier Franchises In Sports, Taking Readers Beyond The Field And Into The Clubhouse, Board Rooms And Homes Of Some Of The Most Compelling Athletes Of This Generation It Is A Rocky Pathbut A Rollicking Ridefor A Glamour Team Bankrolled By Billionaire Owners Who Lifted The Team From Bankruptcy And Will Try Anything To Win A Championship With Keen Observations Culled From Tireless Reporting, Knight Deftly Paints An Intimate, Nuanced Portrait Of The People Behind It All, Bringing These Characters To Life As Nobody Has Before Tyler Kepner, National Baseball Writer For The New York Times An Entertaining Chronicle Of Two Dodger Seasons Knight Supplies Plenty Of Juicy Clubhouse Details Gene Maddaus LA Weekly For Any Self Respecting Fan, Putting This Book Down Would Be Like Trying To Eat Just One Garlic Fry An Agile Exploration Of The Dodgers Vertiginous Season Knight Had Her Notebook Out For All Of It Los Angeles Magazine Consistently Absorbing Knight Is A Talented Journalist, And There S Enough Tumult In These Pages To Hold The Attention Of Even A Casual Fan Kevin Canfield The San Francisco Chronicle Entertaining Offers Interesting Anecdotes About Some Of Baseballs Most Compelling Figures, Among Them Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke, Don Mattingly And The Enigmatic Yasiel Puig Ailene Voisin The Sacramento Bee Knight Delivers An Elegant Prcis Of A Baseball Team S Season, And You Don T Have To Be A Dodgers Fan To Enjoy It Kirkus ReviewsWith A New Afterword Covering The Season The Bestselling, Inside The Clubhouse Story Of Two Tumultuous Years When The Los Angeles Dodgers Were Re Made From Top To Bottom, Becoming The Most Talked About And Most Colorful Team In Baseball Its As If Molly Knight Ushers You Behind The Closed Clubhouse Doors Buster Olney, ESPN In The Los Angeles Dodgers Were Bought Out Of Bankruptcy In The Most Expensive Sale In Sports History Los Angeles Icon Magic Johnson And His Partners Hoped To Put Together A Team Worthy Of Hollywood Consistently Entertaining By Most Accounts They Have Succeeded, If Not Always In The Way They Might Have Imagined In The Best Team Money Can Buy, Molly Knight Tells The Story Of The Dodgers And Seasons With Detailed, Previously Unreported Revelations She Shares A Behind The Scenes Account Of The Astonishing Sale Of The Dodgers, As Well As What The Dodgers Actually Knew In Advance About Rookie Phenom And Cuban Defector Yasiel Puig We Learn How Close Manager Don Mattingly Was To Losing His Job During The Seasonand How The Team Turned Around The Season In The Most Remarkable Fifty Game Stretch Of Any Team Since World War II Knight Also Provides A Rare Glimpse Into The In Fighting And Mistrust That Derailed The Team In And Paints An Intimate Portrait Of Star Pitcher Clayton Kershaw, Including Details About The Record Contract Offer He Turned Down Before Accepting The Richest Contract Any Pitcher Ever Signed Exciting, Surprising, And Filled With Juicy Details, A Must Read For Fans Of The Dodgers And All Los Angeles Sports TeamsKnights Undercover Work Is Like None Other Library Journal The Best Team Money Can Buy Is Filled With Fascinating Perspectives Los Angeles Times And Interesting Anecdotes About Some Of Baseballs Most Compelling Figures The Sacramento Bee

5 thoughts on “The Best Team Money Can Buy: The Los Angeles Dodgers' Wild Struggle to Build a Baseball Powerhouse (English Edition)

  1. says:

    I was shocked at how absorbing this book was to read Often I couldn t put it down.I didn t expect a book about the most recent iterations of the LA Dodgers to be quite this interesting, but what a beautiful mess that team is Such an eclectic and discordant mix of talent, wealth, entitlemen

  2. says:

    I m a lifetime Dodger fan first game about 1960 or 1961 in the LA Coliseum, with my dad and big brother we sat beyond the left field fence, about 700 feet from home plate I believe Wally Moon hit a moon shot home run.this was an interesting account of the 2013, 2014, and 2015 season with a lot of in

  3. says:

    i really enjoyed this book It provides an in depth look at the Dodgers transition from embattled franchise under the McCourts to free spending juggernauts under the Guggenheim group Knight chronicles every step of the way My one complaint is that it is blatantly obvious that Knight is a Dodger fan I would pre

  4. says:

    The author has the inside scoop on the no expense spared Los Angeles Dodgers and their win at all costs ownership group She shared stories and quotes that I had never heard, and some of her player portraits reshaped my opinions of individuals I thought I knew pretty well Dodger fans and Dodger haters both will enjoy th

  5. says:

    If one is to write about a couple of seasons in the history of a sports team, you would usually want to have a number of years to separate you from the moment, to add perspective and clarity Molly Knight didn t have that when writing about the 2013 and 2014 Los Angeles Dodgers, and yet she absolutely killed it With her detailed

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