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  • Practice Perfect Baseballby American Baseball Coaches Association; Bob Bennett

    Human Kinetics 2009; US$ 19.95

    Successful seasons don?t begin on opening day. They begin long before, in the cages, gym, locker room, and practice field. There, consistency, execution, and teamwork form the foundations of powerhouse programs and championship titles. While most coaches understand the importance of practice, far fewer have perfected it year after year, team after... more...

  • The Neyer/James Guide to Pitchersby Bill James; Rob Neyer

    Touchstone 2008; US$ 28.99

    Pitchers, the pitches they throw, and how they throw them -- these days it's the stuff of constant scrutiny, but there's never been anything like a comprehensive source for such information. That's what preeminent baseball analyst Bill James and ESPN.com baseball columnist Rob Neyer realized over lunch more than a dozen years ago. Since then, they've... more...

  • Whatever Happened to the Hall of Fameby Bill James

    Free Press 1995; US$ 18.00

    Arguing about the merits of players is the baseball fan's second favorite pastime and every year the Hall of Fame elections spark heated controversy. In a book that's sure to thrill--and infuriate--countless fans, Bill James takes a hard look at the Hall, probing its history, its politics and, most of all, its decisions. more...

  • The Politics of Baseballby Ron Briley

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2010; US$ 39.95

    Examining baseball not just as a game but as a social, historical, and political force, this collection of sixteen essays looks at the sport from the perspectives of race, sexual orientation, economic power, social class, imperialism, nationalism, and international diplomacy. Together, the essays underscore the point that baseball is not just a form... more...

  • 27 Men Outby Michael Coffey; Bill James

    Atria Books 2010; US$ 14.00

    The first in-depth look at baseball's nirvana -- a lyrical history of pitching perfection. There have been only fourteen perfect games pitched in the modern era of baseball; the great Cy Young fittingly hurled the first, in 1904, and David Cone pitched the most recent, in 1999. In between, some great pitchers -- Sandy Koufax, Catfish Hunter, Jim... more...

  • Batting Stance Guyby Gar Ryness; Caleb Dewart

    Scribner 2010; US$ 18.00

    Batting Stance Guy never expected he would become a YouTube celebrity, racking up more than two million views, landing profiles in The New York Times and USA Today, and even scoring an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman . But when a friend and neighbor started capturing this man?s unusual talents with a video camera, that?s what... more...

  • The New Bill James Historical Baseball Abstractby Bill James

    Free Press 2010; US$ 30.00

    When Bill James published his original Historical Baseball Abstract in 1985, he produced an immediate classic, hailed by the Chicago Tribune as the ?holy book of baseball.? Now, baseball's beloved ?Sultan of Stats? (The Boston Globe) is back with a fully revised and updated edition for the new millennium. Like the original, The New Bill James... more...

  • In the Time of Bobby Coxby Lang Whitaker

    Scribner 2011; US$ 15.99

    Bobby Cox has now hung up his spikes, leaving behind an unparalleled tenure as one of the most successful managers of all time. Known throughout baseball as a player?s manager, the legendary skipper has endeared himself to all who love the game. His constancy has been an anomaly in this fickle sports era, and In the Time of Bobby Cox is Lang Whitaker?s... more...

  • The Unofficial Guide to Baseball's Most Unusual Recordsby Bob Mackin

    Greystone Books 2009; US$ 9.99

    The Unofficial Guide to Baseball's Most Unusual Records is a quirky, irreverent even bizarre compilation of fascinating firsts, one-of-a-kind feats, and historic milestones that will delight all true fans of the game. While the structure and organization is similar to that of an official record book, it goes beyond standard statistical fare... more...

  • Little League, Big Dreamsby Charles Euchner

    Sourcebooks, Inc. 2007; US$ 17.99

    It’s just like the pros: bright lights, screaming fans, squawking commentators and five million people watching you play your heart out on national television for the right to be called champions. more...