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Bleed Cubbie Blue 2013 Annual
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,470. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
A preview of the 2013 Chicago Cubs season by writers from the SB Nation Cubs blog, Bleed Cubbie Blue; it includes major-league player previews, prospect reviews, and some history of the team.
Coaching is Simple...You're Up!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Coaching is Simple…You’re Up! Is for the Player in addition to the Coach. “Coaching is Simple…You’re Up!” deals with several critical aspects of the offensive aspect of the game that I believe are never taught. Some are mentioned prior to practice, while others are skimmed over, and most are filled with so many fallacies they end up being miscommunicated.
Dry Land: Winning After 20 Years at Sea with the Pittsburgh Pirates
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,930. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Dry Land follows fans of the Pittsburgh Pirates through the team's first winning season in two decades. Along the way, Bucs Dugout's Charlie Wilmoth explains how the Pirates finally built a team strong enough to end the streak with a 94-win season and a playoff run.
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the complete guide to the Toronto Blue Jays Minor Leagues. This book in unprecedented in size and scope and covers everything in the Jays' minor league system from the Buffalo Bisons to the Dominican Summer League. The book features over 250 player profiles, team profiles, a 2013 draft report and much, much more.
The Reluctant Apostle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The author, a player in his youth, is persuaded to coach a Seattle little league team, with utterly disastrous results. Losing every game is only the beginning. It is the mix of heroics and tragedy in lower case, the torments and the injustices, the rain, mud, the charm of each young player, and the coach's reflections on subjects from Plato to giftedness, that render this book unforgettable.
You Shoot Me Now: Based on the True Story of Walla Tonehka
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
After a Choctaw Indian is convicted of murder and is sentenced to be executed, he is allowed to go free and play baseball for his team if he will promise to return after his final game to be shot. He agrees.
Super Smashmouth Baseball
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Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Hitting & catching technique that only comes along once in a life time. That is exactly what happened to Dave. Dave has been apart of coaching youth Baseball for over 40 years. One day Dave heard somthing. It set off a thought, that if we did this it would work better.The next day. Dave tried it out on there weakest hitter. After 10 minutes he became one of our best hitters. Dave proved it worked
Going with the Pitch: Adjusting to Baseball, School and Life as a Division I College Athlete (Second Edition)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 199,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This book, a four part chronicle beginning with my freshman year and culminating with senior year, offers an insider’s view into the life of a college athlete. As I share my experiences on the baseball diamond, in the classroom, and up in the dorm room, the entire college baseball experience comes to life in this personal "Road to Omaha".
Bleachers In the Bedroom: the Swampoodle Irish and Connie Mack
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like Woody Allen’s Radio Days and Jean Shepherd’s Christmas Story, the author takes us on a nostalgic and humorous trip back to his childhood home. His is in a Philadelphia neighborhood, across the street from Shibe Park, where Connie Mack’s A’s are challenging the Yankee dynasty of Ruth and Gehrig.
Safe at Home: A Season in the Valley
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,640. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Safe at Home: A Season in the Valley tells the story of the 2009 New Market Rebels and the townspeople who house them, feed them, and root for them; welcome them into their homes in June and send them back to their schools in August. In the process, both players and fans become part of something greater than themselves, even if it is just a baseball team in a little town in the Shenandoah Valley.
The Hall of Fame Index
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,900. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The Hall of Fame Index takes a look at baseball players in the Hall of Fame and those that many fans think should and evaluates their fitness for the Hall of Fame. The Index is a revolutionary compilation of statists that makes the argument easier to have. Was Willie Mays better than Ty Cobb? Does Barry Bonds hold a candle to Ted Williams? Find out when you pick up the Hall of Fame Index.
Gambling under C.O.N.T.R.O.L - Baseball Underdogs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Mega Media Depot. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This book is a complete system for betting on the MLB underdogs. No stone will be unturned, and once the book is completed, you should be able to use the system profitably. I have been gambling for over 26 years, and have made every mistake there is. I have tried every single type of money management system known to man.
The 2012 Texas Rangers: A Shutdown Ending
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The writers from shutdowninning.com have collaborated to provide a complete recap of the 2012 Texas Rangers season. From Spring Training to the Wild Card Playoff game, the early season highs to the late season lows, every important moment is highlighted in this one-of-a-kind production. As George Santayana said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."
Major League Baseball IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
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Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Think you know everything about our National Pastime? Think again! It's time to find out how much trivia you really know about Major League Baseball.
Level the Playing Field: Balls, Brats and Other B.S. (or really fun sports facts)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Based on the popular radio segment “Sports Shorts,” talk show host Kate Delaney offers a book full of fascinating sports facts. Whether you’re a fan of baseball, golf, horse racing, or sports across the board...or simply hate being left out of the conversation at the cocktail party, LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD gives men and women an arsenal of interesting sports facts to impress your friends.
Cincinnati Reds IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
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Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 17. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Think you know everything about Reds baseball? Think again. With ten chapters and 200 brand new trivia questions to challenge fans of all ages and skill levels, it’s time to find out how smart you really are about the Cincinnati Reds. Each chapter profiles a member of the Big Red Machine and then offers 20 brand new exciting and challenging trivia questions.
Downright Filthy Pitching Book 1 - The Science of Effective Velocity
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Downright Filthy Pitching - The Science of Effective Velocity is the study of baseball pitch speeds and how location changes the reaction time of the hitter. This science answers why pitchers are great one day and aweful the next and why hitters fall into slumps with no answers. For the first time there is scientific proof that will teach pitchers how to go from 'Nasty' to 'Downright Filthy'.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: Philadelphia Phillies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Test your knowledge with these hardball questions about your favorite team—all the sluggers, hurlers, and greatest moments in Philadelphia Phillies history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Phillies fan.
2013 Professional Baseball Umpire Corp. Umpire Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Professional Baseball Umpire Corp.. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The PBUC Manual is the definitive resource for all professional umpires. This manual contains the interpretations and clarifications to the Official Baseball Rules, instructions to umpires, rulings and guidelines (including actual plays), policies and practices, and standards of evaluation.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Phosphorus, the Holy Hand Grenade, and Sunflower Diaries 12th, Volume 15
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Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Fortune telling
Volume 15 is a continuation of Volume 14 covering a republication of "Sunflower Diaries," Volume 12. It also shows another example of "mathematical flanking" using calendar dates from 2013 to pair with up with news articles on 7/2 of 2014. It shows the numbers 5/25 liste in the last 2 volumes manifesting in a "Prediction" by Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz. It also cites the Superman theme.