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Becoming Mr. October
Becoming Mr. October
Written by Reggie Jackson and Kevin Baker, Read by Reggie Jackson
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ISBN: 9780804148344
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Becoming Mr. October

Written by Reggie Jackson and Kevin Baker
Read by Reggie Jackson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 8, 2013
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A soul-baring, brutally candid, and richly eventful memoir of the two years—1977 and 1978—when Reggie Jackson went from outcast to Yankee legend

In the spring of 1977 Reggie Jackson should have been on top of the world. The best player of the Oakland A’s dynasty, which won three straight World Series, he... Read more >
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Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans
Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans
Written by Tim McCarver and Danny Peary
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ISBN: 9780307831774
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Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans
Understanding and Interpreting the Game So You Can Watch It Like a Pro
Written by Tim McCarver and Danny Peary


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2013
Price: $11.99

Tim McCarver, major league baseball's premier analyst, has been surprising and delighting viewers for years with his remarkable insight. Fans who once were content to merely watch baseball were stimulated into wanting to think baseball as well. McCarver brings to the booth a combination of twenty-one years of major league service... Read more >
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Mickey and Willie
Mickey and Willie
Written by Allen Barra
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307716484
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Mickey and Willie
Mantle and Mays, the Parallel Lives of Baseball's Golden Age
Written by Allen Barra


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $27.00

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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Mickey and Willie
Mickey and Willie
Written by Allen Barra
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Mickey and Willie
Mantle and Mays, the Parallel Lives of Baseball's Golden Age
Written by Allen Barra


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $11.99

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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Class A
Class A
Written by Lucas Mann
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ISBN: 9780307907554
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Class A
Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere
Written by Lucas Mann


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $11.99

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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Full Count
Full Count
Written by Jeff Blair
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345812537
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Four Decades of Blue Jays Baseball
Written by Jeff Blair


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2013
Price: $30.00

From one of Canada's top baseball writers and radio hosts: a retrospective of the Toronto Blue Jays on the 20th anniversary of Joe Carter's World Series-winning home run--and a look ahead to what promises to be their most successful season since. A must-have for all Blue Jays fans, and a great... Read more >
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Full Count
Full Count
Written by Jeff Blair
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Full Count
Four Decades of Blue Jays Baseball
Written by Jeff Blair


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $12.99

From one of Canada's top baseball writers and radio hosts: a retrospective of the Toronto Blue Jays on the 20th anniversary of Joe Carter's World Series-winning home run--and a look ahead to what promises to be their most successful season since. A must-have for all Blue Jays fans, and a great... Read more >
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Imperfect
Imperfect
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown
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ISBN: 9780345523266
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Imperfect
An Improbable Life
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $14.00

“Honest, touching, and beautifully rendered . . . Far more than a book about baseball, it is a deeply felt story of triumph and failure, dreams and disappointments. Jim Abbott has hurled another gem.”—Jonathan Eig, New York Times bestselling author of Luckiest Man
 
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Born without... Read more >
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Who's on Worst?
Who's on Worst?
Written by Filip Bondy
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ISBN: 9780385536134
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Who's on Worst?
The Lousiest Players, Biggest Cheaters, Saddest Goats and Other Antiheroes in Baseball History
Written by Filip Bondy


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $11.99

Who were the best ballplayers of all time? It's an endless question, but here's something much more fun: Who was the worst of all time? Who was the lousiest pitcher? The biggest goat? The most despicable owner? The most over-paid bum?
Finally, Filip Bondy answers these questions, wielding his own brand...

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Who's on Worst?
Who's on Worst?
Written by Filip Bondy, Read by Scott Brick
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ISBN: 9780385362597
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Who's on Worst?
The Lousiest Players, Biggest Cheaters, Saddest Goats and Other Antiheroes in Baseball History
Written by Filip Bondy
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $20.00

A hilarious celebration of the worst in baseball history: The boneheads, cheats, jerks and losers who make the grand old game so fun

Libraries and Internet sites are filled to groaning with debates about who the best ballplayers of all time were—but how many times can you argue about Mantle... Read more >
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Trading Bases
Trading Bases
Written by Joe Peta, Read by Fred Sanders
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ISBN: 9780385363341
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Trading Bases
A Story About Wall Street, Gambling, and Baseball (Not Necessarily in That Order)
Written by Joe Peta
Read by Fred Sanders


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 7, 2013
Price: $20.00

An ex–Wall Street trader improved on Moneyball’s famed sabermetrics to place bets that would beat the Vegas odds on Major League Baseball games—with a 41 percent return in his first year. Trading Bases explains how he did it.

After the fall of Lehman Brothers, Joe Peta was out of a job... Read more >
Lefty
Lefty
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone
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ISBN: 9780345526496
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Lefty
An American Odyssey
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $16.00

“An intimate portrait of a man whose life off the field was equally as captivating as his unparalleled baseball career.”—Yankees Magazine  
 
Born into a small-town California ranching family, Vernon “Lefty” Gomez rode his powerful arm and jocular personality across America to the dugout of the New York Yankees. Lefty... Read more >
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Year of the San Francisco Giants
Year of the San Francisco Giants
Written by Major League Baseball
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ISBN: 9780771057298
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Year of the San Francisco Giants
2012 World Series Champions
Written by Major League Baseball


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $19.99

Published in conjunction with Major League Baseball®, the official WORLD SERIES® Championship Recap Book, will be the most detailed and spectacular book to celebrate this season's World Series and the men that starred in it!
 
The 2012 WORLD SERIES will be captured in stunning detail in the Official MLB WORLD SERIES Championship...

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Ichiro on Ichiro
Behind the Bat with Yankees Outfielder Ichiro Suzuki
Written by Ichiro Suzuki


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $19.95

Ichiro Suzuki, one of the New York Yankees' newest outfielders and hottest batters, talks about all things baseball in this candid book that reveals the inner mind of one of baseball's finest practitioners. Since Ichiro Suzuki joined the Seattle Mariners in 2001, he awed America, earned the respect of his teammates... Read more >
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Lefty
Lefty
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone
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ISBN: 9780345526502
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Lefty
An American Odyssey
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $11.99

“An intimate portrait of a man whose life off the field was equally as captivating as his unparalleled baseball career.”—Yankees Magazine  
 
Born into a small-town California ranching family, Vernon “Lefty” Gomez rode his powerful arm and jocular personality across America to the dugout of the New York Yankees. Lefty... Read more >
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Stan Musial
Stan Musial
Written by George Vecsey
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ISBN: 9780345517074
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Stan Musial
An American Life
Written by George Vecsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $16.00

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Veteran sports journalist George Vecsey finally gives this twenty-time All-Star and St. Louis Cardinals icon the biographical treatment he deserves. Stan Musial is the definitive portrait of one of the game’s best-loved but most unappreciated legends—told through the remembrances of those who played beside, worked with, and covered...

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Imperfect
Imperfect
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown
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ISBN: 9780345523273
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Imperfect
An Improbable Life
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $9.99

“Honest, touching, and beautifully rendered . . . Far more than a book about baseball, it is a deeply felt story of triumph and failure, dreams and disappointments. Jim Abbott has hurled another gem.”—Jonathan Eig, New York Times bestselling author of Luckiest Man
 
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Born without... Read more >
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Imperfect
Imperfect
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown, Read by Jim Abbott
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ISBN: 9780307990525
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Imperfect
An Improbable Life
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown
Read by Jim Abbott


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $20.00

On an overcast September day in 1993, Jim Abbott took the mound at Yankee Stadium and threw one of the most dramatic no-hitters in major-league history. The game was the crowning achievement in an unlikely success story, unseen in the annals of professional sports. In Imperfect, the one-time big league ace... Read more >
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Raceball
Raceball
Written by Rob Ruck
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ISBN: 9780807048078
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Raceball
How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game
Written by Rob Ruck


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $18.00

From an award-winning writer, the first linked history of African Americans and Latinos in Major League Baseball

After peaking at 27 percent of all major leaguers in 1975, African Americans now make up less than one-tenth--a decline unimaginable in other men's pro sports. The number of Latin Americans, by contrast, has exploded... Read more >
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Baseballissimo
Baseballissimo
Written by Dave Bidini
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ISBN: 9781551996769
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Baseballissimo

Written by Dave Bidini


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 21, 2011
Price: $11.99

In the spring of 2002, Dave Bidini set off for Nettuno, Italy, with his wife, Janet, and their two small children, in search of his favourite summer game, baseball. Nettuno was his destination because this town, south of Rome, has been the baseball capital of Italy since 1944, when the game... Read more >
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The Year of the St. Louis Cardinals
The Year of the St. Louis Cardinals
Written by Major League Baseball
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ISBN: 9780771057250
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The Year of the St. Louis Cardinals
Celebrating the 2011 World Series Champions
Written by Major League Baseball


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $19.99

Heading into the 2011 season's final month, the St. Louis Cardinals had no chance to make the postseason - at least, that's what logic indicated. But by the end of October, they were hoisting the World Series trophy, celebrating the franchise's 11th world championship and its second in six years. All... Read more >
Long Balls, No Strikes
Long Balls, No Strikes
Written by Joe Morgan
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ISBN: 9780307806284
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Long Balls, No Strikes
What Baseball Must Do to Keep the Good Times Rolling
Written by Joe Morgan


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2011
Price: $2.99

Nobody loves baseball more than Joe Morgan. He's proved it with his hall-of-fame performance on the field and his brilliant color commentary in the broadcast booth. Bob Costas says, "There may not be anyone alive who knows more about baseball than Joe Morgan.

In his playing days, Morgan was a key cog... Read more >
Play Ball
Play Ball
Written by John Feinstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800947
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Play Ball
The Life and Troubled Times of Major League Baseball
Written by John Feinstein


Format: eBook, 425 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2011
Price: $11.99

An inside look at the world of major league baseball draws on interviews with the players, umpires, managers and coaches, owners, and others to discuss behind-the-scenes intrigues, financial manipulations, controversies, and personalities.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more >
Moneyball
Moneyball
Written by Michael Lewis, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307966957
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Moneyball
The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
Written by Michael Lewis
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $19.99

Moneyball is a quest for something as elusive as the Holy Grail, something that money apparently can't buy: the secret of success in baseball. The logical places to look would be the giant offices of major league teams and the dugouts. But the real jackpot is a cache of numbers collected... Read more >
The Lords of the Realm
The Lords of the Realm
Written by John Helyar
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ISBN: 9780307801425
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The Lords of the Realm

Written by John Helyar


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2011
Price: $22.99

In this fascinating, colorful chronicle -- based on hundreds of interviews and years of research and digging -- John Helyar brings to vivid life the extraordinary people and dramatic events that shaped America's favorite pastime, from the dead-ball days at the turn of the century through the great strike of 1994... Read more >
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