The Arm

Author: Jeff Passan
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780062400376
Size: 27.93 MB
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He exposed the broken youth system that spits out more injured pitchers than ever. He got the inside story of how the Chicago Cubs decided to spend $155 million on one arm—an arm that helped them win their first World Series in 108 years.

The Arm

Author: Jeff Passan
Publisher: Harper
ISBN: 9780062400369
Size: 39.81 MB
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He got the inside story of how the Chicago Cubs decided to spend $155 million on one pitcher. He sat down for a rare interview with Hall of Famer Sandy Koufax, whose career ended at 30 because of an arm injury.

The Arm

Author: Jeff Passan
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 006240038X
Size: 45.51 MB
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This is an epidemic that can be fixed, and The Arm is a great first step.”—John Smoltz “A timely and comprehensive look at all aspects of a baseball problem that in recent years appears to approach a crisis.”—Bob Costas “The Arm ...

Ahead Of The Curve

Author: Brian Kenny
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 150110635X
Size: 71.59 MB
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MLB Network host and commentator Brian Kenny uses stories from baseball's present and past to examine why we sometimes choose ignorance over information, and how tradition can trump logic, even when directly contradicted by evidence.

Any Given Monday

Author: James R. Andrews
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451667108
Size: 33.65 MB
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This invaluable guide reveals how young athletes can maximize their talent and maintain a lifetime of health both on the field and off.

The Best Team Money Can Buy

Author: Molly Knight
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476776296
Size: 71.82 MB
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Documents the lucrative 2012 purchase of the bankrupt Los Angeles Dodgers and the ensuing high-conflict deals involving new owners, managers, and players, including controversial rookie Yasiel Puig.

The Game

Author: Jon Pessah
Publisher: Back Bay Books
ISBN: 9780316185899
Size: 73.28 MB
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This is the real story of baseball, played out against a tableau of stunning athletic feats, high-stakes public battles, and backroom political deals--with a supporting cast that includes Barry Bonds and Mark McGwire, Joe Torre and Derek ...

The Only Rule Is It Has To Work

Author: Ben Lindbergh
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627795650
Size: 40.78 MB
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Their story in The Only Rule is it Has to Work is unlike any other baseball tale you've ever read.

I M Fascinated By Sacrifice Flies

Author: Tim Kurkjian
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466890274
Size: 52.70 MB
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From what Pete Rose was doing in the batting cage a few minutes after getting out of prison, to why everyone strikes out these days and why no one seems to care, I'm Fascinated By Sacrifice Flies will surprise even longtime baseball fans.

Smart Baseball

Author: Keith Law
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062490257
Size: 47.82 MB
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In this provocative book, the outspoken Law takes on the established view of baseball stats, undermining over a century’s worth of baseball dogma.