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A Memoir

by Ellis Henican and Dwight Gooden

Hardcover, 285 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $27 |


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Ellis Henican and Dwight Gooden

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One of the bad boys of the 1986 World Series-winning New York Mets discusses his life, from his Atlanta childhood with his alcoholic, womanizing father, through his baseball career, self-destructive drug binges, and experience on "Celebrity Rehab."

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Mets phenom Dwight Gooden pitches at New York's Shea Stadium on May 6, 1984. Ray Stubblebine/AP hide caption

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A Memoir

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