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Bathman
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dedicated to those of the Dilbert generation: overworked, underappreciated and certainly underpaid. This short story provided for your quick reading entertainment by J. Conrad Guest, author of the detective novel series, "One Hot January" and "January's Thaw", and the romantic baseball novel "Backstop, A Baseball Love Story in Nine Innings".
Dark Town Redemption
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,520. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013 by A. A. Clifford. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A boy is killed in 1967 Detroit after the worse riot in American history. Robert Jackson, a black Vietnam vet is devastated by the death of his younger brother. Thomas Riley, one of the cops involved, harbors a terrible secret. And just as both men look into the abyss, an event occurs which galvanizes the nation and uncovers the elusive killer and his shocking motive.
The YEARS the Giants Won the Series: A Fan's Journal of the 2012 and 2010 World Series Seasons
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
After moving from New York, it took the San Francisco Giants 53 years to win their first World Series championship in 2010. Their next title came only two years later. Joseph Sutton's observations will bring back memories of both seasons. Interwoven is the unique story of how baseball has influenced Sutton's relationship with his son Ray, and how it enhances the bond between fathers and sons.
DETROIT TIGERS 1984: What a Start! What a Finish!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 230,410. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Detroit Tigers 1984: What a Start! What a Finish!, an effort by the society of American Baseball research's BioProject Committee, brings together biographical profiles of every Tiger from that magical season, plus those of field management, top executives, the broadcasters--even venerable Tiger Stadium and the city itself.
Baseball: The Fans' Game
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
In 1939, John Kieran, a famous sportswriter for The New York Times, said of Baseball: The Fans' Game: "Frankly, this is the best book on baseball that I ever read." SABR first published a paperback replica of the original Funk & Wagnalls 1939 edition in 1993, adding an introduction by Mark Alvarez at that time. Mickey Cochrane's wit and wisdom remain timeless.
Boots Poffenberger: Hurler, Hero, Hellraiser
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
What is a "Boots Poffenberger"? You mean "The Baron"? The "Prince of Pilsner"? Only one of baseball's original Wild and Crazy Guys, that's who. The one with the major league record for laughs per career innings pitched. Travel with Boots on his journey across the baseball landscape - from Detroit to Brooklyn to Nashville to the Marines in WWII to years as a local hero in the semi-pros.
Detroit the Unconquerable: The 1935 World Champion Tigers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,380. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Biographies of every player, coach, and broadcaster involved with the 1935 World Champion Detroit Tigers baseball team, written by members of the Society for American Baseball Research. Also includes a season in review and other articles about the 1935 team. Edited by Scott Ferkovich with articles by Rob Neyer, Mark Armour, David Raglin, Marc Okkonen, and many others.