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2013 Professional Baseball Umpire Corp. Umpire Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Professional Baseball Umpire Corp.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
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.
Relentless Pursuit: Pete Rose's Self-Serving Quest for the All-Time Hits Record - 1983 - 1986
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,770. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Baseball legend Pete Rose has been regarded as the game's "hit king", accumulating more hits than any player in history. Yet, there is an unsavory aspect to the manner in which he attained it. Serving as a player-manager for his final few seasons, he granted himself playing time he did not deserve in order to achieve it. Rose's record will forever be tarnished by the revelations detailed here.
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,080. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
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.
Catalina Summer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Lefebvre’s novel pivots around the Catalina Baseball Camp but it’s not limited to ballgames or campfires. It’s about a time we’ve all passed through. Some with ease, some dramatically complicated, but in the end, a time that had a profound impact on the rest of our lives.
Super Smashmouth Baseball
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: 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
Projecting X: How to Forecast Baseball Player Performance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
FanGraphs expert Mike Podhorzer takes you on a journey through the process of projecting baseball player performance, teaching you the whats, whys and hows of both basic and advanced statistics. You will then discover how to use those newly acquired skills. A complete step-by-step tutorial on developing an Excel spreadsheet to perform the calculations follows.
Cactus Baseball
Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Discover the fantastic Cactus! A baseball unusual character that can only make you laugh with these comic illustrations by Mike
Bleed Cubbie Blue 2013 Annual
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,470. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: 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.
George Washington Keefe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
George Washington Keefe was a less than average pitcher for the Washington Nationals during the first seasons of the National League club's 19th century existence, 1886-1889. He established records for most walks in an inning in 1887. Mostly disappointing, but sometimes brilliant, he was 5'8" and left-handed. On one occasion in 1889, he outdueled Hall of Fame, New York Giants pitcher Tim Keefe.
Sports NBA Quiz Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Sports NBA Quiz Book
The 2012 Texas Rangers: A Shutdown Ending
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: 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."
"Double Duty" Radcliffe--36 Years of PItching & Catching in the Negro Leagues
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 77,210. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"Double Duty" Radcliffe is the biography of one of the most unique baseball stars in history. Nicknamed "Double Duty" because he was an all-star pitcher and catcher, Radcliffe played from 1919-1954 in the Negro Leagues with and against the best white and black players in the world. Radcliffe's own words are intertwined with background information and interviews with more than 30 ex-teammates.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: Baltimore Orioles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
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.
The Rhythm of the Game
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
How far should you go to win a little league baseball game? This time it was Blake that was sucked into the vortex; Blake Curtis, the only player with Down syndrome to ever play in the FABL, was coming to the plate next, brought by design as the weak hitter with two outs and a runner on third. Blake Curtis might possibly be the last batter for his team in the championship game.
What Every Hitter Must Know
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
A hitting instructional book for baseball and softball players. The fact-based, time tested hitting development program is one of a kind.
Hey, Coach!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This is kind of a coaching for dummies book. I spent the first 10 years coaching my children in baseball and softball, making a lot of mistakes both with my players and their parents and wasting a lot of time in practice. This little book should be great for a first time coach or one who could use some new ideas. Though my experience coaching is in baseball, this could apply to all youth sports.
Tom Poorman Of The Philadelphia Athletics
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
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.
Tampa Bay Rays IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Think you know Rays baseball? Think again … you’re about to find out how smart you really are about the Tampa Bay Rays. You know that in 2008 the Rays were the best team in the American League. But if you think you know everything that transpired as Tampa Bay went from “worst to first” and made itself into one of the elite franchises in professional sports … well, it’s time to prove it.
New York Yankees IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Think you know Yankees baseball? Think again. Find out how smart you really are about the New York Yankees. Test your skills. Wrack your brain. It's the ultimate New York Yankees IQ test.
Atlanta Braves IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Think you know Braves baseball? Think again. You're about to find out how smart you really are about the Atlanta Braves. Are you a rookie? Are you a tested, hardcore veteran? Or will you be clearing waivers for your pending release halfway through the book? We'll let you know. Test your skills. Wrack your brain. It's the ultimate Atlanta Braves IQ test.