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Bleeding Pinstripes: A Season with the Bleacher Creatures at Yankee Stadium Filip Bondy

Bleeding Pinstripes: A Season with the Bleacher Creatures at Yankee Stadium

Filip Bondy

Published February 5th 2005
ISBN : 9781582617695
Hardcover
223 pages
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Bleeding Pinstripes is a unique, anthropological view of this most dedicated tribe of rooters?their rituals, their personal tribulations, their uncanny commitment to the Bronx ball clu . and to each other. You will meet an assortment of BleacherMoreBleeding Pinstripes is a unique, anthropological view of this most dedicated tribe of rooters?their rituals, their personal tribulations, their uncanny commitment to the Bronx ball clu . and to each other. You will meet an assortment of Bleacher Creatures, characters of a very different sort: Tina Lewis, the self-proclaimed Queen of the Bleachers, a spirited cancer survivor, and the chief lobbyist for Section 39- Donald Simpson, a 9/11 victim and the bleachers? only known millionaire- Milton Ousland, the only bleacher fan authorized to bang the cowbell during Yankee games- Bald Vinny, the ultimate T-shirt entrepreneur and a good-natured hustler who has made a living off his passion- and Luis Castillo, the Yankee clubhouse attendant and the insider who started out as just another Creature in the bleachers.