FTF_COVER_ FINAL_1From The Fields

By Richard Paolinelli

A narrative account of the near century of high school football played in Turlock, California – including stats, rosters, photographs and interviews with former players and coaches. Starting with the first team of 15 players from the 1920 Turlock High football team all the way through to the 2014 season. Players spotlighted include former pro football players from Turlock – Bob Mitchell, Paul Larson, Jeff Winans, Jonathan Quinn, Tom Brandstater and Colin Kaepernick – along with moments in the history of Turlock connected to the football program.

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PA_COVER copyPerfection’s Arbiter

By Richard Paolinelli

A biography of National League Umpire Ralph “Babe” Pinelli, a former major league baseball player who was the home plate umpire for Don Larsen’s perfect game in the 1956 World Series. Includes stats from Pinelli’s playing days.


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