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El cerrador / The Closer: Mi vida / My Life: Library Edition (Spanish Edition)
By Blackstone Audio Inc
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ean: 9781478904502, isbn: 147890450X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
The nineteen-year veteran pitcher for the New York Yankees describes his life, discussing the difficulties in being a Latino baseball player in the U.S., how he keeps his Christian values in professional sports, and his championships and rivalries..

Dynastic, Bombastic, Fantastic: Reggie, Rollie, Catfish, and Charlie Finley's Swingin' A's
By HighBridge Audio
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ean: 9781681684659, isbn: 1681684659,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
The Oakland A's of the early 1970s were the most transformative team in baseball history. Never before had an entire organization so collectively traumatized baseball's establishment with its outlandish behavior and business decisions-or with its indisputable winning record: five straight division titles and three straight championships. The high drama that played out on the field was exceeded only by the drama in the clubhouse and front office. But those A's, with their garish uniforms and

Rogers Hornsby
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
A relentless competitor, Roger Hornsby--arguably the finest right-handed hitter in baseball's history--was supremely successful on the baseball field but, in many ways, a failure off it. Alexander turns his skilled eye to this complex individual, weaving the stories of his personal and professional life with a lively history of the sport. Photos..

House of Nails: A Memoir of Life on the Edge
By HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio
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ean: 9781504734844, isbn: 150473484X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
A wild and entertaining sports memoir of legendary center-fielder Lenny Dykstra, offering a no-holds-barred account of his life, a Shakespearian tale of highs and lows spanning his years with the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies and his post-baseball career.Nicknamed ''Nails'' for his toughness and grit, Lenny Dykstra approached the game of baseball (and his after-hours activities) with mythic intensity. In his decade in the majors (1985-1996), he was named to three All-Star teams and

42 Faith: The Rest of the Jackie Robinson Story
By Brilliance Audio
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mpn: 198624, ean: 9781536615517, isbn: 9781536615517,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Jackie Robinson, Branch Rickey, and the hidden hand of God that changed history   Journalist and baseball lover Ed Henry reveals for the first time the backstory of faith that guided Jackie Robinson into not only the baseball record books but the annals of civil rights advancement as well. Through recently discovered sermons, interviews with Robinson’s family and friends, and even an unpublished book by the player himself, Henry details a side of Jackie’s humanity that few have taken the

Baseball in '41: A Celebration of the "Best Baseball Season Ever" - In the Year America Went to War
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ean: 9781470888299, isbn: 1470888297,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
Recreates the glory and atmosphere of the great baseball season of 1941, when DiMaggio had his record fifty-six game hitting streak, Williams batted .406, and America went to war.Used Book in Good Condition.

The Matheny Manifesto: A Young Manager's Old-School Views on Success in Sports and Life
By Random House Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
''Nothing worth doing right is easy.'' - Mike Matheny Mike Matheny was just 41, without professional managerial experience and looking for a next step after a successful career as a Major League catcher, when he succeeded the legendary Tony La Russa as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals in 2012. While Matheny has enjoyed immediate success, leading the Cards to the postseason three times in his first three years, people have noticed something else about his life, something not measured in

Yogi Berra: Eternal Yankee
By Tantor Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
Yogi Berra is one of the most popular former athletes in American history and the most quoted American since Abraham Lincoln. Part comedian, part feisty competitor, Berra is also the winningest player in baseball history, with 14 pennants, 10 World Series, and three MVPs. In this revelatory biography, Allen Barra presents Yogi's remarkable life as never seen before, from his childhood in ''Dago Hill,'' the Italian-American neighborhood in St. Louis; to his leading role on the 1949-1953

The Hall: A Celebration of Baseball's Greats: In Stories and Images, the Complete Roster of Inductees
By Hachette Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
A deluxe baseball treasury unlike any other, complete with essays, photos, and player bios from The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Everyone dreams of Cooperstown. It's a hallowed name in baseball, for players as well as their fans. It's a house where legends live; it's everything that's great about the game. Never before has the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum published a complete registry of inductees with plaques, photographs, and extended biographies. In this unique,

A Moment in Time: An American Story of Baseball, Heartbreak, and Grace
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ean: 9781611746075, isbn: 1611746078,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Ralph Branca is best known for throwing the pitch that resulted in Bobby Thomson’s “Shot Heard ‘Round the World,” the historic homerun that capped an incredible comeback and won the pennant for the Giants in 1951. And so Branca was on the losing end of what many consider to be baseball’s most thrilling moment, but that notoriety belies a profoundly successful life and career. A Moment in Time is the remarkable story of a man who could have been destroyed by a supreme professional

Curse of the Bambino
By Penguin Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 73 reviews
Boston Globe sports columnist Dan Shaughnessy traces the bewitching story of the curse that has lain over the Red Sox since they sold Babe Ruth to the hated Yankees in 1920. He sheds light on classic Sox debacles, from Johnny Pesky's so-called hesitation throw to the horrifying dribbler that slithered between Bill Buckner's legs. Lively and filled with anecdotes, this is baseball folklore at its best..

Babe: The Legend Comes to Life
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
He was the biggest man baseball has ever produced. Babe Ruth transcended the sport that brought him fame, money, and adulation, moving beyond the limits of baselines and outfield fences into the mainstream of American life. In this extraordinary biography, Creamer uncovers the complex and captivating man behind the legend. He presents the truth behind famous Ruth stories, such as the ''called shot'' homers and the home run for a dying child, analyzes the astounding statistics with detailed

Pull Up a Chair: The Vin Scully Story (Library Edition)
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781441732408, isbn: 1441732403,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
In 1950, Vin Scully broadcast his first major league baseball game for the then--Brooklyn Dodgers. Nearly sixty years later he still invites a listener to ''pull up a chair,'' completing a record fifty-ninth consecutive year of play-by-play. Recruited and mentored by the legendary Red Barber, the New York-born Scully moved with the Dodgers to Los Angeles in early 1958. His instantly recognizable voice has described players from Duke Snider to Orel Hershiser to Manny Ramirez, with hundreds in

By Tantor Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Before Pedro Martinez was the eight-time All-Star, three-time Cy Young Award winner, and World Series champion, before stadiums full of fans chanted his name, he was just a little kid from the Dominican Republic who sat under a mango tree and dreamed of playing pro ball. Now, in Pedro, the charismatic and always colorful pitcher opens up for the first time to tell his remarkable story. In Pedro we relive it all in Technicolor brightness, from his hardscrabble days in the minor leagues clawing

Lucky Bastard: My Life, My Dad, and the Things I'm Not Allowed to Say on TV
By Penguin Audio
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ean: 9781524702441, isbn: 9781524702441,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
In this New York Times bestselling memoir, the announcer of the biggest sporting events in the country—including the 2017 Super Bowl and this century's most-watched, historic, Chicago Cubs–winning World Series—reveals why he is one lucky bastard.Sports fans see Joe Buck everywhere: broadcasting one of the biggest games in the NFL every week, calling the World Series every year, announcing the Super Bowl every three years. They know his father, Jack Buck, is a broadcasting legend and that

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