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No-Hitters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 323,100. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Sixty no-hitters and the pitchers who threw them are profiled in this book which combines research from the SABR BioProject and Games Project. Sandy Koufax, Bob Feller, and many more that span all eras of baseball history with their amazing feats. Some are hall of famers, some returned to obscurity after their day of perfection. Plus articles on Negro Leagues, losing no-hitters, and more.
CONTROL The Game: How to win as a baseball pitcher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
CONTROL The Game helps transform young baseball throwers into successful baseball pitchers. Pitchers are uniquely positioned to help their team win games.This ebook is an excellent resource for coaches, dads, pitchers, and anyone who wants to better understand the balance of mental and physical agility that baseball players must have to win games.
Masanori Murakami Japanese Pitching Phenom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Masanori Murakami pitched baseball in Japan for 17 seasons after he returned to the Nankai Hawks in 1966. His story is intriguing for many reasons. A main one is that MLB chief Ford Frick broke relations with Japan over the rights to Mashi, as he was called by Giants' fans. The San Francisco Giants decided to accept a compromise agreement that was offered by the Nippon Pro Baseball commissioner.
101 Things You Can Teach Your Kids About Baseball - 3rd Edition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Now in its 3rd Edition and a Best-Seller on Amazon, 101 Things You Can Teach Your Kids About Baseball is highlighted by a New Advanced Pitching Section along with chapters on Pitching, Hitting, Catching, Infielding, Outfielding, Bunting, Baserunning, and four chapters for coaches. The book also features a unique format that lets you select the tips most appropriate to your kids age and experience.
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.
Bob Harmon St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
My eBook is about an early 20th century Major League Baseball pitcher who faded into obscurity after winning 23 and 18 games in the 1911 and 1912 seasons. Harmon played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates organizations. After his baseball career ended in 1918, he settled in Ouachita Parish, near Monroe, Louisiana. He became a successful dairy farmer and remained close to sports.
Pitching Grips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
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Baseball Coaching: Myths, Mistakes, and Misunderstandings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Baseball Coaching: Myths, Mistakes, and Misunderstandings provides youth baseball coaches and parents with a quick reference to proper baseball hitting and pitching mechanics. It serves to dispel some of the old cliches of baseball instruction that are overused and just plain wrong. It also provides the proper mechanics and full explanation that is necessary to see real skill development.