Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mant≤ he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented "platooning," a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster who became famous for sayings like "Everybody line up alphabetically according to your height."
The brains behind any baseball team is its manager . . . and here's a picture-book biography about the best, most beloved and entertaining manager in history!
"A first-rate picture book for baseball fans." -- Booklist , Starred