Cards from the Diamond

by on May 19, 2010

1975 Topps

Sparky Lyle

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  • Evan Pritchard7

    Did Sparky Lyle publish a book of poetry?
    Was there a “Little Red Book?

  • joemagennis

    Evan .. don’t know of any poetry book that he has published, but of course there is The Bronx Zoo classic.  If you are interested, here is an interview I did with his co-author Peter Golenbock about his recent book Steinbrenner –

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