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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Carrie Muskat  

Pen Name: None


Born: N/A

-- Carrie Muskat on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Muskat lives in Chicago and has been covering the Chicago Cubs since 1987. She has been the Cubs beat writer for MLB. com since April 2001.

Biographical and Professional Information

Muskat is a reporter for, the official website of Major League Baseball. Formerly a regular contributor to USA Today, she is also the author of eight sports books for children.

Published Works

  • Frank Thomas, Chelsea House Publications, 1997
  • Barry Bonds, Chelsea House Publications, 1997
  • The Complete Guide to Hockey, Chelsea House Publications, 1997
  • The Complete Guide to Tennis, Chelsea House Publications, 1998
  • Moises Alou, Mitchell Lane Publications, 1998
  • Mark McGuire, Topeka Bindery, 1999
  • Sammy Sosa, Mitchell Lane Publications, 2000
  • Bernie Williams, Mitchell Lane Publications, 000
  • Banks to Sandberg to Grace: Five Decades of Love and Frustration with the Chicago Cubs., NTC Publishing Group, 2001

Selected Titles At Your Library

Frank Thomas /
ISBN: 0791043819. OCLC Number:

Chelsea House Publishers,. Philadelphia :. ©1997.

A biography of the Chicago White Sox slugger who came to be known as "The Big Hurt" for his prowess with the bat.

Barry Bonds /
ISBN: 0791043762. OCLC Number:

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A biography of the San Francisco Giants outfielder who came to prominence in the 1990s.

The composite guide to hockey /
ISBN: 079104727X. OCLC Number:

Chelsea House Publishers,. Philadelphia :. 1997.

Traces the story of hockey, from its beginnings, to its first stars, great teams, and championship games, to the notable players of today.

The composite guide to tennis /
ISBN: 0791047288. OCLC Number:

Chelsea House Publishers,. Philadelphia :. ©1998.

Traces the story of tennis, from its beginnings to its first great stars, championships, and notable players of today.

Sammy Sosa :
ISBN: 1883845920. OCLC Number:

Mitchell Lane Publishers,. Childs, MD :. ©1999.

Presents the life and baseball career of Sammy Sosa, who, along with Mark McGwire, in 1998 broke the long-standing record of most home runs hit in a season.

Bernie Williams /
ISBN: 1584150114. OCLC Number:

Mitchell Lane,. Childs, Md. :. ©2000.

A biography of the New York Yankee center fielder, Bernie Williams, winner of the 1998 American League batting title.

Banks to Sandberg to Grace :
ISBN: 0071385568. OCLC Number:

Contemporary Books,. Lincolnwood, Ill. :. ©2001.



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