About Omar Vizquel

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Omar Vizquel, author of Omar!

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    Omar Vizquel

    Omar Vizquel is widely considered one of the best shortstops in the history of baseball. He is well known for his spectacular fielding, clutch hitting, smart baserunning . . . and his quick wit around the clubhouse. His remarkable streak of nine consecutive Gold Glove awards for fielding excellence set an American League record. He has been selected for three All-Star teams, and has appeared in two World Series.

    Books by Omar Vizquel

    Omar! by Omar Vizquel
    My Life On and Off the Field
    by Omar Vizquel | Bob Dyer

    All-star shortstop Omar Vizquel tells the story of his life in baseball, from the sandlots of Caracas, Venezuela, to Game Seven of the World Series and beyond. It's a a candid look inside the locker room of those powerhouse Indians teams of the late  . . . [Read More]


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