Books tagged: baseball player

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Dropping the fig leaves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010 by Green e-books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Brian Hommel lives in Gilbert, Arizona with his wife,Kim and three daughters, Abbey, Ellie Grace and Selah Faith. He works for Unlimited Potential Inc. and is currently the chaplain for the Arizona Diamondbacks. As a former professional baseball player Brian now ministers to that unique community.
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.
Happy New Year's, Eve
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A deliciously sexy ex-baseball player for a neighbor, a Marilyn Monroe costume and the coming new year mean the seconds are counting down before true love finds the voluptuous Eve Stanton.
Richard Kauffman St. Louis Browns First Baseman
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You set the price! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Richard Kauffman was a multi-sport athlete at Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. He played with several minor league baseball teams and briefly in the American League, with the St. Louis Browns. His tenure in the majors was curtailed when Hall of Fame 1st Baseman, George Sisler, joined the St. Louis Browns in 1915. Kauffman became a flour mill executive for a time in Atlanta, Georgia.
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?
What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
There are various reasons why Little League Baseball has disappeared in many parts of the Chicagoland area as well as the entire nation. What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City? touches on a variety of provocative issues such as the decline of Black baseball players at all levels of competition or the privatization of Little League Baseball for example.
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 Baseball Coaching Manual: Little League to High School Volume I
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Series: Coaching Baseball, Book 1. Price: $5.27 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
For the first time ever, Coach Jeff Dawson, with decades of both playing and coaching experience across multiple states and venues, addresses the game of baseball in the way it demands to be addressed: from the fundamentals and psychology of the game!
Roberto's Return
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Series: T.J. Jackson Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Something’s Wrong in the Birthplace of Baseball. In life, he was one of the all-time greats, a trailblazing icon who played the game with unmatched passion and style. In death, his mystique only grew, the circumstances of his demise shrouded in controversy and myth. When he passed into legend it was believed his like would never be seen again. But now he’s come back.