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Baseball Research Journal Vol. 43 Issue 1
By Society for American Baseball Research
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The Baseball Research Journal is the flagship research publication of the Society for American Baseball Research. Founded in 1971, SABR now has over 6,000 members investigating every aspect of the sport, from statistical analysis to biographical research, to psychology, economics, physics, and more. Includes stories on Allan Roth, John McGraw, attendance factors, physics of hitting, and more.
Diamond Dollars: The Economics of Winning in Baseball
By Vince Gennaro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
An insightful, provocative analysis of the business of baseball by a consultant to MLB teams. Gennaro addresses key questions that affect how teams make decisions about their roster and their bottom line. How does winning affect revenue? What is the relative cost of developing talent vs. buying it in the free agent market? What is the dollar value of Cubs’ fans loyalty? Gennaro does the math.
Great Hitting Pitchers: 2012 Edition
By L. Robert Davids
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,550. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
First published in 1979, GREAT HITTING PITCHERS was one of SABR's early publications. Including the contributions of several members of the Society and edited by SABR's founder, Bob Davids, the book compiled together records and anecdotes about pitchers excelling in the batters box. Now updated for 2012, GREAT HITTING PITCHERS has been updated so that all tables include 1979-2012 data.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: New York Mets
By Ryder Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013 by Tucker Elliot. Category: 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 New York Mets history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Mets fan.
Downright Filthy Pitching Book 1 - The Science of Effective Velocity
By Perry Husband
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'.
How To Be A Better Hitter
By Ricky Allen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Be The Best Hitter In Your League in only a few weeks. Learn To drive through the ball for power and make consistent contact with the ball
Sunflower Diaries: Cryptology Applied to Moneyball, the State of Zeroness, and the Additive Identity vs. the Multiplicative Identity, Volume 33
By Rod Island
Series: Sunflower Diaries, Book 33. Price: Free! Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Volume 33 covers news articles from 4/7 of 2013 aligning with Volume 32. It talks about Subconscious Psychology as a field along with the concept of “Moneyball.” It’s where the use of numbers and statistics can be used to hammer out a team, but in the field of the Subconscious. It also goes into the concept of the Additive and Multiplicative Identities of 0 and 1 applied to theoretical physics.
Paul Lebowitz's 2013 Baseball Guide
By Paul Lebowitz
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.
Projecting X: How to Forecast Baseball Player Performance
By Mike Podhorzer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
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.
Richard Kauffman Of Susquehanna University And The St. Louis Browns
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
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.
Ed Holley Major League Pitcher From Kentucky
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
Ed Holley is a little known major league baseball player, who pitched from 1928-1934 with the Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Phillies, and Pittsburgh Pirates. His best years, 1932-1933 were with the Phillies. In 2 seasons he won 11 and 13 games. My EBook covers Ed's major league and minor league seasons. It also discusses his ancestry, family, and marriage. I have used genealogy and newspaper records.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: Tampa Bay Rays
By Ryder Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
If you’re a diehard Rays fan or you’re just a baseball fanatic in general, then it’s time to step up to the challenge and test your knowledge with these hardball questions about the Rays—all the sluggers, hurlers, and greatest moments in franchise history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Tampa Bay Rays fan.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: San Francisco Giants
By Ryder Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
In the immortal words of Larry Doyle, it’s great to be a Giant. If you’re a crazed San Francisco fan or a diehard fanatic of baseball in general, then it’s time to step up to the challenge and test your knowledge with these hardball questions about the Giants—all the sluggers, hurlers, and greatest moments in team history ... 51 questions to challenge the diehard San Francisco Giants fan.
Texas Rangers: An Interactive Guide to the World of Sports
By Zac Robinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
250 numbers, each telling a story about Ranger history: facts, anomalies, records, coincidences, and enthralling lore and trivia from the legends, stars, and even the forgotten players. This book isn't just for the diehard Rangers fan. It's for every fan who enjoys watching the Rangers and wants to learn more about their favorite team.
St. Louis Cardinals IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom (Volume II)
By Larry Underwood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
With eleven chapters of history and more than 225 brand new trivia questions, author Larry Underwood takes readers through every era of this beloved franchise.
Boston Red Sox IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom (Volume II, Curse in the Rearview Mirror)
By Bill Nowlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Curse in the Rearview Mirror will challenge and entertain even the most hardcore Red Sox fans with trivia and stories from every era of franchise history.
Milwaukee Brewers IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
By Joel Katte
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Test your skills. Wrack your brain. It's the ultimate Milwaukee Brewers IQ test.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: Boston Red Sox
By Ryder Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: 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 Boston Red Sox history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Red Sox fan.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: New York Yankees
By Ryder Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: 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 New York Yankees history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Yankees fan.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: Atlanta Braves
By Ryder Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: 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 Atlanta Braves history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Braves fan.