The Journey Home

The Journey Home


The legendary New York Yankee catcher tells the incredible story of his personal journey, offering an unexpected, behind-the-plate view of his career, his past, and the father-son bond that fueled his love of the game.

For seventeen seasons, the name Jorge Posada was synonymous with New York Yankees baseball. A fixture behind home plate throughout the Yankees biggest successes, Jorge became the Yankees' star catcher almost immediately upon his arrival, and in the years that followed, his accomplishments, work ethic, and leadership established him as one of the greatest Yankees ever to put on the uniform.

Now, in this long-awaited memoir, Jorge Posada details his journey to home plate, sharing a remarkable, generational account of his journey from the ball fields of Puerto Rico to the House that Ruth built. Offering a view from behind the mask unlike any other, Jorge discusses the key moments and plays that shaped teams and forged a legacy that came to define Yankee baseball for a generation. With pitch-by-pitch recall, Jorge looks back across the years, explaining how—as part of the Core Four alongside Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte, and Mariano Rivera—he helped to reestablish the Yankees as a dynasty and win five World Series.

Going beyond his all-star career, Jorge also shares his life in full for the first time, examining how his remarkable journey to the big leagues began in the most unexpected of ways. Digging into his cultural roots in Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and Cuba, Jorge illuminates three generations of cherished father-son relationships that have made him the man he is today. At the center is the deep bond he shares with his father and namesake, Jorge Sr, who escaped Cuba and would eventually mold his son to be a ball player, honing his talent and instilling in him the drive necessary to fulfill his childhood dream of playing in the Bronx.

Complete with sixteen pages of color photographs, this touching and earnest memoir is a testament to hard work and a celebration of the generational gift of baseball between fathers and sons.

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  • 01-The Journey Home
    Duración: 35s
  • 02-Dedication-Prologue
    Duración: 12min
  • 03-Chapter One
    Duración: 38min
  • 04-Chapter Two
    Duración: 49min
  • 05-Chapter Three
    Duración: 01h03min
  • 06-Chapter Four
    Duración: 39min
  • 07-Chapter Five
    Duración: 43min
  • 08-Chapter Six
    Duración: 45min
  • 09-Chapter Seven
    Duración: 44min
  • 10-Chapter Eight
    Duración: 36min
  • 11-Chapter Nine
    Duración: 38min
  • 12-Chapter Ten
    Duración: 46min
  • 13-Chapter Eleven
    Duración: 50min
  • 14-Chapter Twelve
    Duración: 45min
  • 15-Chapter Thirteen
    Duración: 53min
  • 16-Chapter Fourteen
    Duración: 39min
  • 17-Chapter Fifteen
    Duración: 01h10min
  • 18-Chapter Sixteen
    Duración: 23min
  • 19-Credits
    Duración: 44s
  • sample
    Duración: 01min