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The Yankee Years
The Yankee Years
Written by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci
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ISBN: 9780385527408
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The Yankee Years

Written by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2009
Price: $26.95

Twelve straight playoff appearances. Six American League pennants. Four World Series titles. This is the definitive story of a dynasty: the Yankee years

When Joe Torre took over as manager of the New York Yankees in 1996, the most storied franchise in sports had not won a World Series title in eighteen...

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The Yankee Years
The Yankee Years
Written by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci, Read by Tom Verducci
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ISBN: 9780739370780
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The Yankee Years

Written by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci
Read by Tom Verducci


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 3, 2009
Price: $17.50

Twelve straight playoff appearances. Six American League pennants. Four World Series titles. This is the definitive story of a dynasty: the Yankee years

When Joe Torre took over as manager of the New York Yankees in 1996, the most storied franchise in sports had not won a World Series title in eighteen... Read more >
The Yankee Years
The Yankee Years
Written by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci
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ISBN: 9780385529389
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The Yankee Years

Written by Joe Torre and Tom Verducci


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2009
Price: $13.99

The definitive story of one of the greatest dynasties in baseball history, Joe Torre's New York Yankees.
 
When Joe Torre took over as manager of the Yankees in 1996, they had not won a World Series title in eighteen years. In that time seventeen others had tried to take the helm of... Read more >
Baseball
Baseball
Written by George Vecsey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307494061
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Baseball
A History of America's Favorite Game
Written by George Vecsey


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $11.99

“Football is force and fanatics, basketball is beauty and bounce. Baseball is everything: action, grace, the seasons of our lives. George Vecsey’s book proves it, without wasting a word.”
–Lee Eisenberg, author of The Number

In Baseball, one of the great bards of America’s Grand Old Game gives a rousing account of the... Read more >
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Watching Baseball Smarter
Watching Baseball Smarter
Written by Zack Hample
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ISBN: 9780307498601
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Watching Baseball Smarter
A Professional Fan's Guide for Beginners, Semi-experts, and Deeply Serious Geeks
Written by Zack Hample


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $9.99

Whether you’re a major league couch potato, life-long season ticket-holder, or teaching game to a beginner, Watching Baseball Smarter leaves no territory uncovered. In this smart and funny fan’s guide Hample explains the ins and outs of pitching, hitting, running, and fielding, while offering insider trivia and anecdotes that will surprise... Read more >
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100 Baseball Icons
100 Baseball Icons
Written by Kit Hinrichs, Text by Delphine Hirasuna, Designed by Kit Hinrichs
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580089166
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100 Baseball Icons
From the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Archive
Written by Kit Hinrichs
Text by Delphine Hirasuna
Designed by Kit Hinrichs


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $19.95

100 BASEBALL ICONS presents the treasures of the most famous repository of baseball memorabilia in the world, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York. Given access to the Hall's vast archives, award-winning photographer and lifelong baseball aficionado Terry Heffernan unearths artifacts that represent some of the... Read more >
Baseball
Baseball
Written by George Vecsey
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ISBN: 9780812978704
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Baseball
A History of America's Favorite Game
Written by George Vecsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $15.00

“Football is force and fanatics, basketball is beauty and bounce. Baseball is everything: action, grace, the seasons of our lives. George Vecsey’s book proves it, without wasting a word.”
–Lee Eisenberg, author of The Number

In Baseball, one of the great bards of America’s Grand Old Game gives a rousing account of the... Read more >
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The Echoing Green
The Echoing Green
Written by Joshua Prager
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ISBN: 9780375713071
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The Echoing Green
The Untold Story of Bobby Thomson, Ralph Branca and the Shot Heard Round the World
Written by Joshua Prager


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $15.95

At 3:58 p.m. on October 3, 1951, Bobby Thomson hit a home run off Ralph Branca. The ball sailed over the left field wall and into history. The Giants won the pennant. That moment—the Shot Heard Round the World—reverberated from the West Wing of the White House to the Sing Sing... Read more >
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The Echoing Green
The Echoing Green
Written by Joshua Prager
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ISBN: 9780307389336
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The Echoing Green

Written by Joshua Prager


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $11.99

At 3:58 p.m. on October 3, 1951, Bobby Thomson hit a home run off Ralph Branca. The ball sailed over the left field wall and into history. The Giants won the pennant. That moment—the Shot Heard Round the World—reverberated from the West Wing of the White House to the Sing Sing... Read more >
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Believeniks!
Believeniks!
Written by Ivan Felt and Harris Conklin
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ISBN: 9780307423528
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Believeniks!
2005: The Year We Wrote a Book About the Mets
Written by Ivan Felt and Harris Conklin


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

Critic Ivan Felt and poet Harris Conklin are the Don Quixote and Sancho Panza of baseball fandom. Or, perhaps, the Felix and Oscar of baseball fandom. Or the Pollock and de Kooning. Or the Bugs and Daffy.

The New York Mets are, of course, the New York Mets of baseball.

In 2005, Felt... Read more >
Emperors and Idiots
Emperors and Idiots
Written by Mike Vaccaro
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ISBN: 9780307418951
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Emperors and Idiots
The Hundred Year Rivalry Between the Yankees and Red Sox, From the Very Beginnin g to the End of the Curse
Written by Mike Vaccaro


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

The New York Yankees. The Boston Red Sox. For a hundred years, no two teams have locked horns as fiercely or as frequently – and no two seasons frame the colossal battle more perfectly than 2003 and 2004. Now, with incredible energy and access, leading sports columnist Mike Vaccaro chronicles the... Read more >
Fall Classics
Fall Classics
Written by Bill Littlefield and Richard Johnson
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ISBN: 9780307420671
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Fall Classics
The Best Writing About the World Series' First 100 Years
Written by Bill Littlefield and Richard Johnson


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Long before there was the Super Bowl, the NBA Championship, the Final Four, or the World Cup, there was the World Series. In the beginning, men in derbies sat in the outfield and marveled at Mathewson and McGraw. Today, fans congregate in sports bars, staring at screens big enough to see... Read more >
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Have Glove, Will Travel
Have Glove, Will Travel
Written by Bill Lee and Richard Lally
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ISBN: 9780307420848
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Have Glove, Will Travel
Adventures of a Baseball Vagabond
Written by Bill Lee and Richard Lally


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

It was 1982 when Bill Lee was famously booted from the Montreal Expos after he went AWOL in protest of another player’s mistreatment by management. His reputation for antics both on and off the field guaranteed that no other club would pick him up. The Ace from Space had landed on... Read more >
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The Wrong Stuff
The Wrong Stuff
Written by Bill Lee and Richard Lally
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ISBN: 9780307422491
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The Wrong Stuff

Written by Bill Lee and Richard Lally


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

The return of a sports classic with a new foreword by the author

Finally back in print after many years, here is Bill Lee’s classic tale of his renegade life on and off the mound. Whether walking out on the Montreal Expos to protest the release of a valued teammate or telling... Read more >
Chasing the Dream
Chasing the Dream
Written by Joe Torre, Read by Joe Torre
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ISBN: 9780739369456
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Chasing the Dream
My Lifelong Journey
Written by Joe Torre
Read by Joe Torre


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: December 11, 2007
Price: $10.00

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The New York Mets
The New York Mets
Written by Richard Grossinger, Foreword by Mike Vacarro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583942055
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The New York Mets
Ethnography, Myth, and Subtext
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Mike Vacarro


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2007
Price: $16.95

No baseball team has captured America’s imagination like the Mets. Alternately the “Lovable Losers” and the “Miracle Mets,” New York’s other team offers fascinating fodder for writer Richard Grossinger in this thoughtful collection. The New York Mets is a series of probing essays on the best and most interesting years of... Read more >
If I Never Get Back
If I Never Get Back
Written by Darryl Brock
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ISBN: 9781583941874
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If I Never Get Back
A Novel
Written by Darryl Brock


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
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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Two in the Field
Two in the Field
Written by Darryl Brock
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ISBN: 9781583941881
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Two in the Field

Written by Darryl Brock


Format: Trade Paperback, 408 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $15.95

In this sequel to the best-selling If I Never Get Back, Sam Fowler manages to break into the past once again—but this time it’s 1875. Gripped by an economic depression, America is a darker place. Again Sam falls in with ballplayers, but spins off on his own seeking the whereabouts of... Read more >
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Watching Baseball Smarter
Watching Baseball Smarter
Written by Zack Hample
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ISBN: 9780307280329
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Watching Baseball Smarter
A Professional Fan's Guide for Beginners, Semi-experts, and Deeply Serious Geeks
Written by Zack Hample


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $14.00

Whether you’re a major league couch potato, life-long season ticket-holder, or teaching game to a beginner, Watching Baseball Smarter leaves no territory uncovered. In this smart and funny fan’s guide Hample explains the ins and outs of pitching, hitting, running, and fielding, while offering insider trivia and anecdotes that will surprise... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Shades of Glory
Shades of Glory
Written by Lawrence D. Hogan, Foreword by Jules Tygiel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426200335
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Shades of Glory
The Negro Leagues & the Story of African-American Baseball
Written by Lawrence D. Hogan
Foreword by Jules Tygiel


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2007
Price: $15.95

"Probably the most comprehensive history of black baseball available in one book…a must-read for any student of the game." —Cincinnati Enquirer

"Hogan sets the teams and leagues in the cultural and economic context of the black experience and the communities in which they played, broadening the book's appeal to anyone interested... Read more >
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The Pride and the Pressure
The Pride and the Pressure
Written by Michael Morrissey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385523066
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The Pride and the Pressure
A Season Inside the New York Yankee Fishbowl
Written by Michael Morrissey


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $15.99

Derek Jeter
Jason Giambi
Bernie Williams
Gary Sheffield
Alex Rodriguez
Johnny Damon
Melky Cabrera
Hideki Matsui
Bobby Abreu
Jorge Posada
Mariano Rivera
Chien-Ming Wang
Robinson Cano
Mike Mussina
Randy Johnson

“The Yankees always said they valued players who could handle the white-hot spotlight, could handle life in the Yankee Fishbowl.”
--from The Pride and the Pressure

What’s it really like to wear the pinstripes? This riveting account from... Read more >
Have Glove, Will Travel
Have Glove, Will Travel
Written by Bill Lee and Richard Lally
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400054084
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Have Glove, Will Travel
Adventures of a Baseball Vagabond
Written by Bill Lee and Richard Lally


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 23, 2006
Price: $13.95

It was 1982 when Bill Lee was famously booted from the Montreal Expos after he went AWOL in protest of another player’s mistreatment by management. His reputation for antics both on and off the field guaranteed that no other club would pick him up. The Ace from Space had landed on... Read more >
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Dingers!
Dingers!
Written by Peter Keating
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781933060095
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Dingers!
A Short History of the Long Ball
Written by Peter Keating


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: May 17, 2006
Price: $16.95

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Emperors and Idiots
Emperors and Idiots
Written by Mike Vaccaro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767919104
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Emperors and Idiots
The Hundred Year Rivalry Between the Yankees and Red Sox, From the Very Beginning to the End of the Curse
Written by Mike Vaccaro


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $15.95

The New York Yankees. The Boston Red Sox. For a hundred years, no two teams have locked horns as fiercely or as frequently – and no two seasons frame the colossal battle more perfectly than 2003 and 2004. Now, with incredible energy and access, leading sports columnist Mike Vaccaro chronicles the... Read more >
Shades of Glory
Shades of Glory
Written by Lawrence D. Hogan, Foreword by Jules Tygiel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792253068
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Shades of Glory
The Negro Leagues & the Story of African-American Baseball
Written by Lawrence D. Hogan
Foreword by Jules Tygiel


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2006
Price: $26.00

Celebrating African America's contribution to our great national pastime, this comprehensive, lively history combines vivid narrative, visual impact, and a unique statistical component, to recreate the excitement and passion of the Negro Leagues. Packed with stories, biographical essays, scores of archival photographs and other evocative artifacts, it is an important contribution... Read more >
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