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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.
Boston Red Sox: An Interactive Guide to the World of Sports
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Price: Free! Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Sports by the Numbers books are not just for diehard sports fans, but for every fan and sports history reader who loves sports and wants to know more about their heroes and favorite teams.
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.
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: 200,280. 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".
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.
Youth Baseball Coach's Playbook
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The VBC Youth Coach Playbook for Ages 5-9 is a picture guide with age-appropriate, game-like drills for skill development. Included are coach skills for making the the youth game a fun and valuable experience. This playbook will set you up for a great season with youth baseball. It features photos and pictures to help you visualize your practice.
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'.
Tom Poorman Of The Philadelphia Athletics
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
My ebook looks at a versatile and little known major league baseball player of the pre-modern era (before 1903). I have empasized the family heritage of Tom Poorman, as well as his baseball career. Poorman played in the late 19th century, a time when games often ended in ties because of darkness. I hope that my research will create more interest in the history of baseball's early players.
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."
The Ashippun Trap
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
From right field of the sparse Ashippun's Fireman's Park to the vacated County Stadium dugout of the Braves final Milwaukee home game in 1965, The Ashippun Trap takes readers on a wild nostalgic ride using a unique blend of baseball fiction and extensively-researched baseball fact.
Go Go Gato
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When “Go Go” Gato, a young Cuban baseball player, goes missing mid-season, his agent hires PI Eli Sharpe to investigate. Eli, an ex-player himself, delves into Go Go’s secret life, which includes a drug problem, a rich society girlfriend, and a druggie single-mom fiancée. Eli is determined to locate the young man before one of the nasty people in his life--or his own bad habits--do him in.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: Baltimore Orioles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Test your knowledge with these hardball questions about your favorite team—all the sluggers, hurlers, and greatest moments in Baltimore Orioles history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Orioles fan.
Guía del Entrenador de Béisbol Infantil
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Este es un libro sobre los métodos más efectivos para la enseñanza de béisbol adecuada para los niveles infantiles. Coach Murray presenta de manera sencilla, información útil para el entrenador. Esta guía está bien organizada para que el entrenador pueda planear su temporada y también como un recurso de referencia durante la temporada. Además de ser una guía que explica muy bien los métodos de
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,080. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide is an invaluable part of preparing and following the 2013 Baseball Season. With vital statistics, player information, additions, subtractions, fantasy suggestions, breakout players, predictions and essays, the book is packed with information you won't get anywhere else.
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.
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.
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.
Game-Day Goddess: Learning Baseball's Lingo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
"Game-Day Goddess: Learning Baseball's Lingo" documents the action you'll see on television or hear on the radio, or in the stands, and the essentials of the game. A handy reference covering the most important phrases and words used in today's game at the pro and college level, this concise dictionary features simple entries.
The Switch Pitcher
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The Switch Pitcher is the story of young George Herman Brubaker, who out of necessity learns to pitch both right and left-handed. As his team, the Pups, nears the big championship showdown with the Ponies, he is ready for action. But how do you handle a player who is two pitchers in one?