Position to Win: A Look at Baseball and Life from the Best Seat in the House

Position to Win A Look at Baseball and Life from the Best Seat in the House Dewayne Staats marks his th year as a Major League Baseball broadcaster with POSITION TO WIN a book that chronicles his amazing journey through America s pastime a fascinating career working alongs

Dewayne Staats marks his 40th year as a Major League Baseball broadcaster with POSITION TO WIN, a book that chronicles his amazing journey through America s pastime a fascinating career working alongside some of baseball s all time great announcers and calling some of the memorable moments of the game Many Tampa Bay Rays fans may only know Staats as a Fox Sports Sun SpoDewayne Staats marks his 40th year as a Major League Baseball broadcaster with POSITION TO WIN, a book that chronicles his amazing journey through America s pastime a fascinating career working alongside some of baseball s all time great announcers and calling some of the memorable moments of the game Many Tampa Bay Rays fans may only know Staats as a Fox Sports Sun Sports fixture, and the only television play by play man in the 18 season history of the Tampa Bay franchise But in Position to Win A Look at Baseball and Life from the Best Seat in the House Staats reflects on his vast experiences in the booth that include Being a partner with three Hall of Fame announcers Gene Elston with the Houston Astros, Harry Caray with Chicago Superstation WGN covering the Cubs and Tony Kubek with the MSG Network doing the games of the New York Yankees, as well as working as a national baseball broadcaster for ESPN Calling nine no hitters among them Nolan Ryan s record breaking fifth and one of the game s most dramatic thrown by New York s inspirational, one armed star Jim Abbott A total of nearly 6,000 MLB broadcasts, with the unique distinction of being the announcer to make the call the first two of the three times in major league history a player has homered for his 3,000th hit Wade Boggs in 1999 and Derek Jeter in 2011 Dewayne has collaborated with veteran Florida based author and national award winning journalist

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  1. I spend many nights watching my beloved Rays while Dewayne Staats calls the game Rays fans are incredibly lucky to have had such a great broadcaster throughout the team s existence I ordered the book as soon as it was published, curious to see how Dewayne s words would flow through a book, as opposed to a telecast I was blown away by Position to Win Dewayne has an impressive history as first a fan and then a broadcaster I so admire his tenacity in pursuing and building such a fantastic career Hi [...]


  2. I thoroughly enjoyed this book I did not do not know much about baseball, and I tend to be a band wagon Tampa Bay Rays fan I enjoyed reading about Dewayne s childhood stories, his family and how he got to where he is I also have so much respect for baseball as a sport and the players Also, when you buy it, portions of this book go to two awesome charities one helps mentor underprivileged youth in the Tampa Bay area and the other a therapeutic horseback riding facility in Odessa, Florida You rea [...]


  3. This is an autobiography of DeWayne Staats who is the play by play announcer of the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team Well written very readable.



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