Books tagged: baseball curses

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Mortal Foe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,720. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Red Sox fans suffered the "Curse of the Bambino." In Chicago, a goat's owner laid a hex on the Cubs. Buddy Cullen, a young journalism professor, stumbles upon something far worse than either of these. Something as old as mankind plagues the Cleveland Indians... and everyone else! Cullen's investigation takes him into a dangerous chase after a demon, leading to a deadly showdown in the shadows.
Baseball Karma and The Constitution Blues
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Baseball Karma & The Constitution Blues is a play-by-play, behind-the-scenes account of a woman learning about life, luck, love and superstitions during her youthful days as a ballgirl and front office representative for a top-level major league baseball team. This "ficto-memoir" scorecard is filled with intimate details...
Benny Kauff Baseball Phenom And Outcast
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Benjamin Michael Kauff was a controversial major league centerfielder. He was only 5'8" but possessed tremendous hitting power, especially to right field in the old New York Polo Grounds. Heralded as the "Ty Cobb of the Federal League", he signed with the NY Giants in 1916.. Benny's career ended prematurely in 1920, after he was banished from baseball by Commissioner Kennesaw Mountain Landis.
Derek Jeter... Inside and Outside the Box
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 41,980. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Usually a baseball player's life story is overwhelmed with statistics and rarely goes beyond the popular caricature. Using untapped sources and the other kind, DEREK JETER... Inside and Outside the Box shows how the all-star and New York Yankee icon was created and the circumstances behind his good fortune and current change of luck. What's next happens for the fading athlete?