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The Big Fella CD: Babe Ruth and the World He Created
The Big Fella CD: Babe Ruth and the World He Created
By HarperAudio
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ean: 9780062865847, isbn: 0062865846,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
From Jane Leavy, the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The Last Boy and Sandy Koufax, comes the definitive biography of Babe Ruth—the man Roger Angell dubbed ''the model for modern celebrity.''He lived in the present tense—in the camera’s lens. There was no frame he couldn’t or wouldn’t fill. He swung the heaviest bat, earned the most money, and incurred the biggest fines. Like all the new-fangled gadgets then flooding the marketplace—radios, automatic clothes


Doc: A Memoir
Doc: A Memoir
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ean: 9781455896936, isbn: 1455896934,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
A bruisingly honest memoir of addiction and recovery from one of the greatest pitchers of all time.With fresh and sober eyes, Dwight Gooden shares the most intimate moments of his successes and failures, from endless self-destructive drug binges to three World Series rings. Known for his triumphs on the baseball field and his excesses off of it, Gooden was a soft-spoken, dominating wunderkind who tallied a mountain of strikeouts while leading the 1986 bad-boy New York Mets to a World Series


The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams
The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams
By Hachette Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
At long last, the epic biography Ted Williams deserves - and that his fans have been waiting for. Williams was the best hitter in baseball history. His batting average of .406 in 1941 has not been topped since, and no player who has hit more than 500 home runs has a higher career batting average. Those totals would have been even higher if Williams had not left baseball for nearly five years in the prime of his career to serve as a Marine pilot in WWII and Korea. He hit home runs farther than


56: Joe Dimaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports
56: Joe Dimaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports
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ean: 9781501215162, isbn: 1501215167,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
Seventy baseball seasons ago, on a May afternoon at Yankee Stadium, Joe DiMaggio lined a hard single to left field. It was the quiet beginning to the most resonant baseball achievement of all time. Starting that day, the vaunted Yankee center fielder kept on hitting—at least one hit in game after game after game.In the summer of 1941, as Nazi forces moved relentlessly across Europe and young American men were drafted by the millions, it seemed only a matter of time before the U.S. went to


Molina: The Story of the Father Who Raised an Unlikely Baseball Dynasty
Molina: The Story of the Father Who Raised an Unlikely Baseball Dynasty
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ean: 9781622319312, isbn: 1622319311,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
The inspiring true story of the poor Puerto Rican factory worker, Benjamin Molina Santana, who against all odds raised the greatest baseball dynasty of all time: Molina's three sons Bengie, Jose, and Yadier have each earned two World Series rings, which is unprecedented in the sport, and his story is told by one of them, Bengie.A baseball rules book. A tape measure. A lottery ticket. These were in the pocket of Bengie Molina's father when he died of a heart attack on the rutted Little League


Lou: Fifty Years of Kicking Dirt, Playing Hard, and Winning Big in the Sweet Spot of Baseball
Lou: Fifty Years of Kicking Dirt, Playing Hard, and Winning Big in the Sweet Spot of Baseball
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ean: 9781538418239, isbn: 1538418231,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
For nearly five decades, Lou Piniella has been a fixture in Major League Baseball, as an outfielder with the legendary New York Yankees of the 1970s, and as a manager for five teams in both the American and National leagues. With respected veteran sportswriter Bill Madden, Piniella now reflects on his storied career, offering fans a glimpse of life on the field, in the dugout, and inside the clubhouse.Piniella speaks from the heart about his teams and his players, offering a detailed, up-close


The Year of the Pitcher: Bob Gibson, Denny McLain, and the End of Baseballs Golden Age
By Tantor Audio
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ean: 9781977316066, isbn: 1977316069,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 103 reviews
The Year of the Pitcher is the story of the remarkable 1968 baseball season, which culminated in one of the greatest World Series contests ever, with the Detroit Tigers coming back from a 3-1 deficit to beat the Cardinals in Game Seven of the World Series.In 1968, two remarkable pitchers would dominate the game as well as the broadsheets. One was black, the other white. Bob Gibson, together with the St. Louis Cardinals, embodied an entire generation's hope for integration at a heated moment in


Bat Boy: My True Life Adventures Coming of Age with the New York Yankees
Bat Boy: My True Life Adventures Coming of Age with the New York Yankees
By Random House Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
Sixteen-year-old Matthew McGough was a fairly typical teenager, obsessed with getting through high school, girls, and baseball, not necessarily in that order. His passion for the New York Yankees was absolute, complete with a poster of his hero, Yankees first baseman Don Mattingly, hanging on his bedroom wall. Despite having no connections whatsoever with the ballclub, Matt dreamed of sitting in the dugout with the fabled Bronx Bombers. So, in the fall of 1991, he wrote a letter in his very


Seeing Home: The Ed Lucas Story: A Blind Broadcaster's Story of Overcoming Life's Greatest Obstacles
Seeing Home: The Ed Lucas Story: A Blind Broadcaster's Story of Overcoming Life's Greatest Obstacles
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
Soon to be a major motion picture, Seeing Home: The Ed Lucas Story is the incredible true tale of a beloved Emmy-winning blind broadcaster who refused to let his disability prevent him from overcoming many challenging obstacles and achieving his dreams. In 1951, when he was only 12 years old, Ed Lucas was hit between the eyes by a baseball during a sandlot game in Jersey City. He lost his sight forever. To cheer him up, his mother wrote letters to baseball superstars of the day, explaining


Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend
Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
Willie Mays is arguably the greatest player in baseball history, still revered for the passion he brought to the game. He began as a teenager in the Negro Leagues, became a cult hero in New York, and was the headliner in Major League Baseball's bold expansion to California. He was a blend of power, speed, and stylistic bravado that enraptured fans for more than two decades. Now. James Hirsch reveals the man behind the player. Mays was a transcendent figure who received standing ovations in


Christianity Beyond Belief
Christianity Beyond Belief
By Oasis Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
What if you knew you were going to LIVEtomorrow? You've prayed the sinner's prayer. You know that if you die tonight, you'll go to heaven. But Todd Hunter believes Christianity is a life, not merely a secure death. Which means that eternal life - abundant life - begins on earth, as soon as you become a follower of Jesus. This audiobook can lead you into this abundant way of living. Drawing from his leadership and ministry experience as president of Alpha USA and Vineyard Churches USA and


Mookie: Life, Baseball, and the '86 Mets
Mookie: Life, Baseball, and the '86 Mets
By Penguin Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
They said it was the ''Curse of the Bambino''. They said ''the bad guys won''. Now one of baseball's all-time good guys, New York Mets legend Mookie Wilson, tells his side of the story - from the ground ball through Bill Buckner's legs that capped the miraculous 1986 World Series Game Six rally against the Boston Red Sox to the rise and fall of a team that boasted such outsize personalities as Darryl Strawberry, Keith Hernandez, Dwight Gooden, Gary Carter, Lenny Dykstra, and Davey Johnson.


The Baseball Whisperer: A Small-Town Coach Who Shaped Big League Dreams
The Baseball Whisperer: A Small-Town Coach Who Shaped Big League Dreams
By HighBridge Audio
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ean: 9781681681481, isbn: 168168148X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Clarinda, Iowa, population 5,000, sits two hours from anything. There, between the corn fields and hog yards, is a ball field with a bronze bust of a man named Merl Eberly, a baseball whisperer who specialized in second chances and lost causes. The statue was a gift from one of Merl's original long shot projects, a skinny kid from the ghetto in Los Angeles who would one day become a beloved Hall of Fame shortstop: Ozzie Smith.The Baseball Whisperer traces the remarkable story of Merl Eberly


Pull Up a Chair: The Vin Scully Story
Pull Up a Chair: The Vin Scully Story
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Since 1950, the instantly recognizable voice of Vin Scully has invited listeners to ''pull up a chair'' for his peerless play-by-play sports reporting. Recruited and mentored by the legendary Red Barber, Scully has narrated NBC's Game of the Week, 12 All-Star Games, 18 no-hitters, and 25 World Series, describing players from Duke Snider to Orel Hershiser to Manny Ramirez, with hundreds in between. Scully has made every sportscasting Hall of Fame, received an Emmy Lifetime Achievement Award and


Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig
Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
Lou Gehrig was the Iron Horse, baseball's strongest and most determined superstar, struck down in his prime by a disease that now bears his name. But who was Lou Gehrig, really? Lou Gehrig is regarded as the greatest first baseman in baseball history. A muscular but clumsy athlete who grew up in New York City, he idolized his hardworking mother and remained devoted to her all his life. Shy and socially awkward, Gehrig was a misfit on a Yankee team that included drinkers and hell-raisers, most


Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series
Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
In 1919, American headlines proclaimed the fix and cover-up of the World Series as ''the most gigantic sporting swindle in the history of America.'' In this painstaking review, Eliot Asinof has reconstructed the entire scene-by-scene story of the scandal, in which eight Chicago White Sox players arranged with the nation's leading gamblers to throw the series to Cincinnati. Asinof vividly describes the tense meetings, the hitches in the conniving, the actual plays in which the Series was thrown,


Kings of Queens: Life Beyond Baseball with the '86 Mets
Kings of Queens: Life Beyond Baseball with the '86 Mets
By Penguin Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
In 1986, the bad guys of baseball won the World Series. Now, Erik Sherman, the New York Times best-selling coauthor of Mookie, profiles key players from that infamous Mets team, revealing never-before-exposed details about their lives after that championship year...as well as a look back at the magical season itself. Darryl Strawberry, Doc Gooden, Keith Hernandez, Lenny Dykstra, Mookie Wilson, Howard Johnson, Doug Sisk, Rafael Santana, Bobby Ojeda, Wally Backman, Kevin Mitchell, Ed Hearn,


The Big Bam: The Life and Times of Babe Ruth
The Big Bam: The Life and Times of Babe Ruth
By Random House Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Babe Ruth was more than baseball's original superstar. For 85 years, he has remained the sport's reigning titan. He has been named Athlete of the Century...more than once. But who was this large, loud, enigmatic man? Why is so little known about his childhood, his private life, and his inner thoughts? In The Big Bam, Leigh Montville, whose recent New York Times best-selling biography of Ted Williams garnered glowing reviews and offered an exceptionally intimate look at Williams's life,


Iron Man: The Cal Ripken, Jr., Story
Iron Man: The Cal Ripken, Jr., Story
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 61 reviews
In 1995, Cal Ripken, Jr. succeeded in toppling baseball's most unbreakable streak of 2,130 consecutive games played. He has also won the 1982 Rookie of the Year Award, two American League MVP awards, an All-Star Game MVP award, two Gold Gloves, and a World Series title.This is the story of Junior's ascent to superstardom. What was it like playing baseball with a father as manager and a brother as a double-play combination? How did his father's firing and his brother's trade affect him? What


Imperfect: An Improbable Life
Imperfect: An Improbable Life
By Random House Audio
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
On an overcast September day in 1993, Jim Abbott took the mound at Yankee Stadium and threw one of the most dramatic no-hitters in major-league history. The game was the crowning achievement in an unlikely success story, unseen in the annals of professional sports. In Imperfect, the one-time big league ace retraces his remarkable journey. Born without a right hand, Jim Abbott as a boy dreamed of being a great athlete. Raised in Flint, Michigan, by parents who saw in his condition not a



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