Books tagged: baseball

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I Was Hungry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Eddie Donaldson was a major league baseball player. His motivation for trying baseball as a kid was simple - he was hungry.
Sometimes You Roll the Ball
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Two partners are struggling to expand their business. They hired three project managers, but these people just don't seem to "get it." A breakthrough comes from watching a group of 7-year-olds play T-Ball.
The Summer Boy
Price: Free! Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Not only is Kyle Summer's ambition to become a big-league baseball pitcher, the quest defines his entire existence. Nothing else seems as important, until his father takes ill and he is called back home to the farm. (This selection is also available in: The Empty House, assorted stories)
MLB Baseball Betting Tips ~ 2011
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Every year when the major league baseball season hits off in April, millions of people around the world embark on a six month extravaganza of baseball betting. Some do it just for fun, some follow complex systems trying to win the elusive riches, some just blunder along happily. In nearly every instance, you, the bettor, will be losing money. Hopefully this guide helps you enjoy the season.
The '51 Rocks
Price: Free! Words: 28,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Based on the true story of the losingest team in baseball. Batboy Bobby McRainey relates the day to day struggles of a last place ball club and whites only baseball. But, when the owner signs 5 Negro Leaguers and integrates Southern Baseball, Bobby discovers that even losing teams have immortal moments. "...perhaps a Denzel Washington movie in this novel" --Publishers Weekly
Batboy on the Worst Team Ever!
Price: Free! Words: 26,810. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
10 Year old Bobby McRainey tells of the day to day struggles as a batboy on a losingest team ever! But, when his 1951 ball club signs 5 Negro Leaguers and integrates Southern Baseball, Bobby discovers that even losing teams can have immortal moments. "...perhaps a Denzel Washington movie in this novel" --Publishers Weekly. Based upon the Amazing True Story!
Royal Switch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
There was nothing to suggest that this baseball season would be any different than the last 20 seasons Harry Edelson had covered, even though Oklahoma City now had a Major League franchise to call its own. He covered the move of the team from Kansas City that winter and observed the new owner – a Russian billionaire – signing the best players he could, including the National League MVP.
Going with the Pitch: Adjusting to Baseball, School and Life as a Division I College Athlete (Second Edition)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 201,650. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This book, a four part chronicle beginning with my freshman year and culminating with senior year, offers an insider’s view into the life of a college athlete. As I share my experiences on the baseball diamond, in the classroom, and up in the dorm room, the entire college baseball experience comes to life in this personal "Road to Omaha".
Going To See Grassy Ella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
This book is a fast-paced comic adventure narrated by 14-year-old Annie West, whose 12-year-old sister, Peej, has cancer. The girls go to New York to see a faith healer named Graciella. Their adventures include a mistaken-identity kidnapping and end with the girls helping the police catch a ring of drug criminals. Peej finds a path to healing with her doctors’ help and "Grassy Ella's" advice.
Lenny Smiles
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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There is more to the little league pennant race than just winning and losing.