A baseball legend distinguished by his competitive nature, quick
wit, and generous spirit, Lefty Gomez was one of a kind. Told for
the first time, this is his remarkable story.
Born to a small-town California ranching family, the youngest of
eight, Vernon “Lefty” Gomez rode his powerful arm and jocular
personality right across America to the dugout of the New York
Yankees. Lefty baffled hitters with his blazing fastball,
establishing himself... more...