Books tagged: baseball player

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Bride on the Run
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,470. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015 by Tule Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Valerie Dimitri is on the run from her former fiancé. Valerie's hometown hero ball player, Boone Sullivan, has discovered Valerie’s real identity and he’s determined to expose her secrets… and maybe more. What he didn’t expect was to be blindsided by a crazy attraction to Valerie. Soon all he can think about is how much he’d like to take Valerie as his own stand-in bride...
How to Lose a Groom in 10 Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Tule Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
He thought their love was a grand slam, until his bride called foul… After an impulsive courthouse wedding with one of baseball’s rising stars, landscaper Melanie Webb wonders if she’s fallen victim to lust at first sight. She hardly knows Grady Hollis, the Atlanta outfielder who swooped into her Florida hometown and charmed the socks—and more!—right off her.
Payoff Pitch
Series: Philadelphia Patriots. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,830. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Book Five in the USA Today Bestselling Philadelphia Patriots Series He’s a billionaire ballplayer… She’s a small town girl… Their attraction is magnetic, but their families will push them apart…
Roberto's Return
Series: T.J. Jackson Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Something’s Wrong in the Birthplace of Baseball. In life, he was one of the all-time greats, a trailblazing icon who played the game with unmatched passion and style. In death, his mystique only grew, the circumstances of his demise shrouded in controversy and myth. When he passed into legend it was believed his like would never be seen again. But now he’s come back.
The Baseball Coaching Manual: Little League to High School Volume I
Series: Coaching Baseball, Book 1. Price: $5.27 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
For the first time ever, Coach Jeff Dawson, with decades of both playing and coaching experience across multiple states and venues, addresses the game of baseball in the way it demands to be addressed: from the fundamentals and psychology of the game!
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the complete guide to the Toronto Blue Jays Minor Leagues. This book in unprecedented in size and scope and covers everything in the Jays' minor league system from the Buffalo Bisons to the Dominican Summer League. The book features over 250 player profiles, team profiles, a 2013 draft report and much, much more.
Derek Jeter... Inside and Outside the Box
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 41,980. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Usually a baseball player's life story is overwhelmed with statistics and rarely goes beyond the popular caricature. Using untapped sources and the other kind, DEREK JETER... Inside and Outside the Box shows how the all-star and New York Yankee icon was created and the circumstances behind his good fortune and current change of luck. What's next happens for the fading athlete?
Benny Kauff Baseball Phenom And Outcast
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Benjamin Michael Kauff was a controversial major league centerfielder. He was only 5'8" but possessed tremendous hitting power, especially to right field in the old New York Polo Grounds. Heralded as the "Ty Cobb of the Federal League", he signed with the NY Giants in 1916.. Benny's career ended prematurely in 1920, after he was banished from baseball by Commissioner Kennesaw Mountain Landis.
Richard Kauffman St. Louis Browns First Baseman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
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.
Tom Poorman Of The Philadelphia Athletics
Price: $1.99 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.