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King of the World
King of the World
Written by David Remnick
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ISBN: 9780804173629
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King of the World
Muhammed Ali and the Rise of an American Hero
Written by David Remnick


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
Price: $13.99

There were mythic sports figures before him--Jack Johnson, Babe Ruth, Joe Louis, Joe DiMaggio--but when Cassius Clay burst onto the sports scene from his native Louisville in the 1950s, he broke the mold. He changed the world of sports and went on to change the world itself. As Muhammad Ali, he... Read more >
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Full Count
Full Count
Written by Jeff Blair
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345812544
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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
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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
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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 Download
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 >
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side
Written by George Will
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ISBN: 9780385349321
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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: $12.99

“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
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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 >
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Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away
Written by Jonah Keri
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307361356
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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 >
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Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away
Written by Jonah Keri
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ISBN: 9780307361370
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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 >
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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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Sammy Wong, All-American
Sammy Wong, All-American
Written by Charley Rosen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805456
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Sammy Wong, All-American

Written by Charley Rosen


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

Sammy Wong, All-American tells the tale of an Asian basketball player’s rise and stumble. American basketball may be among the most international of team sports, yet until recently Asians were unwelcome. On his high school, college, and professional teams, Sammy isn’t given much of a chance. Then when he does get... Read more >
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His Ownself
His Ownself
Written by Dan Jenkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532259
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His Ownself
A Semi-Memoir
Written by Dan Jenkins


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

From Dan Jenkins—one of America’s most respected and acclaimed sportswriters and author of the bestselling novels Semi-Tough and Dead Solid Perfect—comes a colorful, sentimental, hilarious, and cantankerous memoir about his lifelong journey through the world of sports.


“Sometimes, I envy my own childhood,” says Dan Jenkins. Many can say that about Dan’s whole life. In... Read more >
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His Ownself
His Ownself
Written by Dan Jenkins
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ISBN: 9780385532266
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His Ownself
A Semi-Memoir
Written by Dan Jenkins


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

In His Ownself, Dan Jenkins takes us on a tour of his legendary career as a sportswriter and novelist. Here we see Dan's hone his craft, from his high school paper through to his first job at the Fort Worth Press and on to the glory days of Sports Illustrated. Whether... Read more >
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Sammy Wong, All-American

Written by Charley Rosen


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $14.95

Sammy Wong, All-American tells the tale of an Asian basketball player’s rise and stumble. American basketball may be among the most international of team sports, yet until recently Asians were unwelcome. On his high school, college, and professional teams, Sammy isn’t given much of a chance. Then when he does get... Read more >
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Sum It Up
Sum It Up
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins
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ISBN: 9780385347051
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Sum It Up
A Thousand and Ninety-Eight Victories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $16.00

Pat Summitt, the all-time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history and bestselling author of Reach for the Summitt and Raise The Roof, tells for the first time her remarkable story of victory and resilience as well as facing down her greatest challenge: early-onset Alzheimer's disease.

Pat Summitt was only 21 when she... Read more >
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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein, Read by John Feinstein
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ISBN: 9780804192057
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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 Disc
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... Read more >
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein, Read by John Feinstein
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ISBN: 9780804192064
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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 Download
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... Read more >
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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein
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ISBN: 9780385535946
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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: $13.99

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


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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Written by John Feinstein
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ISBN: 9780385535939
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Where Nobody Knows Your Name
Life In the Minor Leagues of Baseball
Written by John Feinstein


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $26.95

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


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Who's on Worst?
Who's on Worst?
Written by Filip Bondy
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ISBN: 9780307950413
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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: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $15.95

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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Body Sculpting with Kettlebells for Men
The Complete Strength and Conditioning Plan - Includes Over 75 Exercises plus Daily Workouts and Nutrition for Maximum Results
Written by Roger Hall
Photographed by Catarina Astrom
Foreword by James Villepigue and Hugo Rivera


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $12.99

The complete guide to body sculpting with kettlebells.

Unlike traditional dumbbells, the true power of the kettlebell lies in its unique shape. Because the kettlebell's center of mass is extended beyond the hand, more muscle groups are utilized in the swinging and movement of a kettlebell as opposed to the lifting of... Read more >
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Body Sculpting with Kettlebells for Men
Body Sculpting with Kettlebells for Men
Written by Roger Hall, Photographed by Catarina Astrom, Foreword by James Villepigue and Hugo Rivera
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578264780
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Body Sculpting with Kettlebells for Men
The Complete Strength and Conditioning Plan - Includes Over 75 Exercises plus Daily Workouts and Nutrition for Maximum Results
Written by Roger Hall
Photographed by Catarina Astrom
Foreword by James Villepigue and Hugo Rivera


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $19.95

The complete guide to body sculpting with kettlebells.

Unlike traditional dumbbells, the true power of the kettlebell lies in its unique shape. Because the kettlebell's center of mass is extended beyond the hand, more muscle groups are utilized in the swinging and movement of a kettlebell as opposed to the lifting of... Read more >
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Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307742506
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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $15.95

Dan Baum is a gun fanatic. He is also Jewish Democrat who grew up in suburban New Jersey. In Gun Guys, he takes us on a guided tour of gun stores and gun shows, shooting ranges and festivals, contests and auctions, trying to figure out what draws so many of us to... Read more >
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Muay Thai Training Exercises
The Ultimate Guide to Fitness, Strength, and Fight Preparation
Written by Christoph Delp


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $22.95

Effective martial arts training, especially for a demanding sport like Muay Thai, requires a prudent training plan. In Muay Thai Training Techniques, professional trainer Christoph Delp shows amateur as well as advanced fighters how to best utilize their training time, whether at home or in the gym, alone or with a... Read more >
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Muay Thai Training Exercises
Muay Thai Training Exercises
Written by Christoph Delp
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ISBN: 9781583946572
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Muay Thai Training Exercises
The Ultimate Guide to Fitness, Strength, and Fight Preparation
Written by Christoph Delp


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $22.95

Effective martial arts training, especially for a demanding sport like Muay Thai, requires a prudent training plan. In Muay Thai Training Techniques, professional trainer Christoph Delp shows amateur as well as advanced fighters how to best utilize their training time, whether at home or in the gym, alone or with a... Read more >
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Into the Cage
Into the Cage
Written by Nick Gullo, Introduction by Dana White
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771036538
Our Price: $22.99
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Into the Cage
The Rise of UFC Nation
Written by Nick Gullo
Introduction by Dana White


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $22.99

In the late-1980s, a VHS tape circulated through the martial arts underground. The grainy video, Gracies in Action, showed a slim Brazilian fighter in a traditional gi fighting a boxer, a wrestler, and finally a karate master. Art Davie saw the tape, and with Rorion Gracie, devised War of the Worlds...

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