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Baseball
Baseball
Written by Ron Martriano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781623540579
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Baseball
Great Records, Weird Happenings, Odd Facts, Amazing Moments & Other Cool Stuff
Written by Ron Martriano


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $7.95

Jam-packed with cool baseball trivia, history-making records, unforgettable moments, and wacky true tales of your favorite games, players and events. This book hits a grand slam right out of the park!

A perfect gift for the die-hard fan of America's favorite pasttime. Baseball is rich in anecdotes about team superstitions (from the... Read more >
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Baseball
Great Records, Weird Happenings, Odd Facts, Amazing Moments & Other Cool Stuff
Written by Ron Martriano


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $5.99

Jam-packed with cool baseball trivia, history-making records, unforgettable moments, and wacky true tales of your favorite games, players and events. This book hits a grand slam right out of the park!

A perfect gift for the die-hard fan of America's favorite pasttime. Baseball is rich in anecdotes about team superstitions (from the... Read more >
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385349338
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A History of Triumph, Mostly Defeat, and Incurable Hope at Wrigley Field
Written by George Will


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $15.00

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full... Read more >
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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307949585
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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Life in the Minor Leagues of Baseball
Written by John Feinstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $16.95

Minor league baseball is quintessentially American: small towns, small stadiums, $5 tickets, $2 hot dogs, the never-ending possibility of making it big. But looming above it all is always the real deal: Major League Baseball. John Feinstein takes the reader behind the curtain into the guarded world of the minor leagues...

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Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away
Written by Jonah Keri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307361363
Our Price: $22.00
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Up, Up, and Away
The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the Crazy Business of Baseball, and the Ill-fated but Unforgettable Montreal Expos
Written by Jonah Keri


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $22.00

The definitive history of the Montreal Expos by the definitive Expos fan, the New York Times bestselling sportswriter and Grantland columnist Jonah Keri.
     2014 is the 20th anniversary of the strike that killed baseball in Montreal, and the 10th anniversary of the team's move to Washington, DC. But the memories aren't... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Matheny Manifesto
The Matheny Manifesto
Written by Mike Matheny and Jerry B. Jenkins, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101912850
Our Price: $15.00

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The Matheny Manifesto
A Young Manager's Old-School Views on Success in Sports and Life
Written by Mike Matheny and Jerry B. Jenkins
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $15.00

 “Nothing worth doing right is easy.”
–Mike Matheny

 
   Mike Matheny was just forty-one, without professional managerial experience and looking for a next step after a successful career as a Major League catcher, when he succeeded the legendary Tony La Russa as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals in 2012. While Matheny has enjoyed... Read more >
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The Matheny Manifesto
The Matheny Manifesto
Written by Mike Matheny and Jerry B. Jenkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553446692
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The Matheny Manifesto
A Young Manager's Old-School Views on Success in Sports and Life
Written by Mike Matheny and Jerry B. Jenkins


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $24.00

 “Nothing worth doing right is easy.”
–Mike Matheny

 
   Mike Matheny was just forty-one, without professional managerial experience and looking for a next step after a successful career as a Major League catcher, when he succeeded the legendary Tony La Russa as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals in 2012. While Matheny has enjoyed... Read more >
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The Matheny Manifesto
The Matheny Manifesto
Written by Mike Matheny and Jerry B. Jenkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553446715
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The Matheny Manifesto
A Young Manager's Old-School Views on Success in Sports and Life
Written by Mike Matheny and Jerry B. Jenkins


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $12.99

 “Nothing worth doing right is easy.”
–Mike Matheny

 
   Mike Matheny was just forty-one, without professional managerial experience and looking for a next step after a successful career as a Major League catcher, when he succeeded the legendary Tony La Russa as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals in 2012. While Matheny has enjoyed... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
2014 World Series Champions: San Francisco Giants
2014 World Series Champions: San Francisco Giants
Written by Major League Baseball
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771057397
Our Price: $19.95
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2014 World Series Champions: San Francisco Giants

Written by Major League Baseball


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $19.95

2014 World Series Champions: San Francisco Giants takes fans out to the ball game and right down to the field-level action. Published in conjunction with MLB and researched and written by their own in-house team of committed and knowledgeable baseball experts, this commemorative keepsake offers San Francisco fans not only a... Read more >
The Art of Snag
The Art of Snag
Written by Zack Hample
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101910917
Our Price: $1.99
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The Art of Snag
A Fan's Guide to Catching Major League Baseballs
Written by Zack Hample


Format: eBook, 68 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $1.99

From Zack Hample’s The Baseball, this is the definitive, always-entertaining, never-fail guide to successfully snagging baseballs at Major League games.
 
Luck—or hard work and skill? Zack Hample has caught more than 7,600 baseballs from the stands of 51 major league stadiums. His snags include Mike Trout’s first career home run and Barry Bonds’s 724th... Read more >
Convirtiendome en el Sr. Octubre
Convirtiendome en el Sr. Octubre
Written by Reggie Jackson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804172547
Our Price: $9.99
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Convirtiendome en el Sr. Octubre

Written by Reggie Jackson


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $9.99

Los Yankees de Nueva York versus los Red Sox de Boston, septiembre 1977:
¿Le pides a Babe Ruth que toque la bola, o a Cookie Lavagetto, Willie McCovey o Phil Rizzuto?
Pero yo estaba aprendiendo. Billy Martin me dijo que tocara la bola y me preparé para hacerlo. Pero Reggie Cleveland... Read more >
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Convirtiendome en el Sr. Octubre
Convirtiendome en el Sr. Octubre
Written by Reggie Jackson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804172530
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Convirtiendome en el Sr. Octubre

Written by Reggie Jackson


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $16.95

Los Yankees de Nueva York versus los Red Sox de Boston, septiembre 1977:
¿Le pides a Babe Ruth que toque la bola, o a Cookie Lavagetto, Willie McCovey o Phil Rizzuto?
Pero yo estaba aprendiendo. Billy Martin me dijo que tocara la bola y me preparé para hacerlo. Pero Reggie Cleveland... Read more >
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Becoming Mr. October
Becoming Mr. October
Written by Reggie Jackson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476807
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Becoming Mr. October

Written by Reggie Jackson


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $16.95

A soul-baring, brutally candid, and highly colorful memoir of the two years--1977 and 1978--when Reggie Jackson went from being an outcast to a Yankee legend.

In the spring of 1977 Reggie Jackson should have been on top of the world. The best player on the Oakland A's dynasty teams, he was the...

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If I Never Get Back
A Novel
Written by Darryl Brock


Format: eBook0
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $15.95

Contemporary reporter Sam Fowler, stuck in a dull job and a failing marriage, abruptly finds himself transported back to the summer of 1869. After a wrenching period of adjustment, he comes to feel rejuvenated by his involvement with the nation's first pro baseball players. He also finds his senses quickening and... Read more >
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Full Count
Full Count
Written by Jeff Blair
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345812544
Our Price: $21.00
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Full Count
Four Decades of Blue Jays Baseball
Written by Jeff Blair


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $21.00

From one of Canada's top baseball writers and radio hosts: a retrospective of the Toronto Blue Jays that comes more than 20 years after Joe Carter's World Series-winning home run. A must-have for all Blue Jays fans, and a great read for Toronto and Canadian sports fans in general.
     In Full... Read more >
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Mickey and Willie
Mickey and Willie
Written by Allen Barra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307716491
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Mickey and Willie
Mantle and Mays, the Parallel Lives of Baseball's Golden Age
Written by Allen Barra


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $15.00

Acclaimed sportswriter Allen Barra exposes the uncanny parallels--and lifelong friendship--between two of the greatest baseball players ever to take the field.

Culturally, Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays were light-years apart. Yet they were nearly the same age and almost the same size, and they came to New York at the same... Read more >
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804166188
Our Price: $15.00

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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Wrigley Field at One Hundred
Written by George Will
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $15.00

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385349321
Our Price: $11.99
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Wrigley Field at One Hundred
Written by George Will


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $11.99

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full... Read more >
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385349314
Our Price: $25.00
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Wrigley Field at One Hundred
Written by George Will


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $25.00

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times
 
In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred years old. Baseball, Will argues, is full... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away
Written by Jonah Keri
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307361356
Our Price: $32.00
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Up, Up, and Away
The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the Crazy Business of Baseball, and the Ill-fated but Unforgettable Montreal Expos
Written by Jonah Keri


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $32.00

The definitive history of the Montreal Expos by the definitive Expos fan, the New York Times bestselling sportswriter and Grantland columnist Jonah Keri.
     2014 is the 20th anniversary of the strike that killed baseball in Montreal, and the 10th anniversary of the team's move to Washington, DC. But the memories aren't... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away
Written by Jonah Keri
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307361370
Our Price: $14.99
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Up, Up, and Away
The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the Crazy Business of Baseball, and the Ill-fated but Unforgettable Montreal Expos
Written by Jonah Keri


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.99

The definitive history of the Montreal Expos by the definitive Expos fan, the New York Times bestselling sportswriter and Grantland columnist Jonah Keri.
     2014 is the 20th anniversary of the strike that killed baseball in Montreal, and the 10th anniversary of the team's move to Washington, DC. But the memories aren't... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Class A
Class A
Written by Lucas Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307949752
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Class A
Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere
Written by Lucas Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

An unforgettable chronicle of a year of minor-league baseball in a small Iowa town that follows not only the travails of the players of the Clinton LumberKings but also the lives of their dedicated fans and of the town itself.
 
Award-winning essayist Lucas Mann delivers a powerful debut in his telling of the...

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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein, Read by John Feinstein
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804192057
Our Price: $40.00
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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Life In the Minor Leagues of Baseball
Written by John Feinstein
Read by John Feinstein


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $40.00

From the acclaimed #1 bestselling author . . . a riveting journey through the world of minor-league baseball

“No one grows up playing baseball pretending that they’re pitching or hitting in Triple-A.” —Chris Schwinden, Triple-A pitcher

“If you don’t like it here, do a better job.” —Ron Johnson, Triple-A manager


John Feinstein gave readers an unprecedented view... Read more >
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein, Read by John Feinstein
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804192064
Our Price: $20.00

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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Life In the Minor Leagues of Baseball
Written by John Feinstein
Read by John Feinstein


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $20.00

From the acclaimed #1 bestselling author . . . a riveting journey through the world of minor-league baseball

“No one grows up playing baseball pretending that they’re pitching or hitting in Triple-A.” —Chris Schwinden, Triple-A pitcher

“If you don’t like it here, do a better job.” —Ron Johnson, Triple-A manager


John Feinstein gave readers an unprecedented view... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535946
Our Price: $12.99
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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Life In the Minor Leagues of Baseball
Written by John Feinstein


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the acclaimed #1 bestselling author . . . a riveting journey through the world of minor-league baseball

“No one grows up playing baseball pretending that they’re pitching or hitting in Triple-A.” —Chris Schwinden, Triple-A pitcher

“If you don’t like it here, do a better job.” —Ron Johnson, Triple-A manager


John Feinstein gave readers an unprecedented view... Read more >
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