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Unbreakable

by James R. Baehler Sports Publishing (November 18, 2014)

Unbreakable gives fans the fascinating stories behind incredible records and the players who made them and provides a basis for comparing players of the Deadball era with those of today. Most importantly, it...


From the Babe to the Beards

by Bill Nowlin & Jim Prime Sports Publishing (October 14, 2014)

With the “Curse” a distant memory, the Boston Red Sox are the first team this century to win three World Series titles. Before 2004, an obnoxious Yankees fan might have smirked: The Red Sox in the World Series...


Derek Jeter #2

by David Fischer Sports Publishing (October 14, 2014)

This book commemorates “The Captain’s” career in pinstripes through words and images. David Fischer traces Derek Jeter’s legendary baseball career, from his early minor-league struggles, through his exhilarating...


Tales from the Seattle Mariners Dugout

by Kirby Arnold Sports Publishing (July 01, 2014)

Larry Andersen, Richie Zisk, and Joe Simpson made sure that everywhere bewildered manager Rene Lachemann went during the 1982 season, some JELL-O was sure to follow—from his hotel bathroom sink, tub, and toilet...


Five-Plus Tools

by Dave Perkin Sports Publishing (September 02, 2014)

“Five-Plus Tools” is a scouting term that refers to a rare and elite type of amateur baseball prospect. A player with five-plus tools grades out well above average in all five skill areas, known as tools:...


You Know Me Al

by Ring Lardner & John Thorn Sports Publishing (July 01, 2014)

One of the classic baseball stories, You Know Me Al, first published in 1914, tells the story of the fictional Jack Keefe, a bush league baseball player who earns a trip to the majors to pitch for the Chicago...


Having a Career Day

by Stan Fischler Sports Publishing (June 03, 2014)

Longtime sportswriter and baseball fan Stan Fischler goes beyond the generic sports tale, recounting the funniest, most incredible stories from throughout the Great American Pastime’s long history. Covering...


Great Stuff

by Rich Westcott & Paul Hagen Sports Publishing (May 06, 2014)

Who never heard of Johnny Vander Meer’s back-to-back no-hitters? Or Christy Mathewson’s three shutouts in one World Series? Or Steve Carlton winning 27 games for a last-place team that won a total of only...


Tales from the Toronto Blue Jays Dugout

by Jim Prime Sports Publishing (May 06, 2014)

From the club’s inception in the late ’70s; to winning the division for the first time in the ’80s; Joe Carter’s epic home run; the two World Series titles in the early ’90s; the reign of Roy Halliday;...


Jack Buck

by Jack Buck, Rob Rains & Bob Broeg Sports Publishing (May 06, 2014)

In his forthright and honest autobiography, former St. Louis Cardinal, World Series, and Super Bowl broadcaster Jack Buck entertains all of his fans once more in a different setting. Jack Buck: "That's a Winner!"...


A Tribe Reborn

by George Christian Pappas & Hank Peters Sports Publishing (March 04, 2014)

For almost 50 years, the Cleveland Indians were a joke. They had won the 1948 World Series with one of the greatest teams of all time, but had not been to the playoffs since 1954 (losing to the New York Giants...


The New York Mets Encyclopedia

by Peter C. Bjarkman Sports Publishing (June 04, 2013)

The New York Mets Encyclopedia provides the full and exciting story of modern-era baseball’s most popular expansion-age franchise. From those lovable losers of 1962 and 1963, to the Miracle Mets of 1969 and...


Amazing Tales from the 2004 Boston Red Sox Dugout

by Jim Prime Sports Publishing (April 01, 2014)

Amazing Tales from the 2004 Boston Red Sox Dugout is a different kind of look back at the incredible championship season—through the eyes of the players involved. It is packed full of anecdotes, quotes, and...


Before Wrigley Became Wrigley

by Sean Deveney Sports Publishing (April 01, 2014)

Chicago’s Wrigley Field opened in 1914 as Weeghman Park, the new North Side stadium erected for use by the Federal League’s Chicago team, which would eventually be called the Whales. It was built in just...


A Summer to Remember

by Lew Freedman Sports Publishing (April 01, 2014)

While the Cleveland Indians are known lately more for being cellar dwellers than world champions, that wasn’t the case in 1948. Ranked by the Sporting News as the ninth-best team in baseball history, the ’48...


Tales from the Dodgers Dugout

by Carl Erskine & Vin Scully Sports Publishing (April 01, 2014)

To baseball fans of today, the name “Dodgers” is synonymous with Hollywood, the warm California sun, and names like Tommy Lasorda, Kirk Gibson, Steve Garvey, and Orel Hershiser. The Dodgers mean much more...


Turning the Black Sox White

by Tim Hornbaker & Bob Hoie Sports Publishing (March 04, 2014)

Charles Albert “The Old Roman” Comiskey was a larger-than-life figure—a man who had precision in his speech and who could work a room with handshakes and smiles. While he has been vilified in film as a rotund...


Baltimore Orioles

by Jeff Seidel Sports Publishing (February 04, 2014)

Baltimore Orioles: Where Have You Gone? is a unique look at what a number of former Orioles personalities have gone on to do in life since their playing careers ended. Author Jeff Seidel spoke with a wide-ranging...


Game of My Life Boston Red Sox

by Chaz Scoggins & Johnny Pesky Sports Publishing (February 04, 2014)

Recalling some of the greatest players in Red Sox history and some of their greatest games, author Chaz Scoggins traces back over 70 years, to the very start of the seminal Yawkey era, in Game of My Life Boston...


Tales from the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates Dugout

by John McCollister Sports Publishing (February 04, 2014)

The year is 1979. America is in a funk. And Pittsburgh was no exception.

Double-digit inflation, a near disaster at nearby Three Mile Island, and the decline of downtown businesses all placed over the city of...


The Rivalry Heard 'Round the World

by Joe Konte, Steve Dilbeck & Bruce Jenkins Sports Publishing (September 01, 2013)

Games between the Dodgers and Giants are never just another day at the ballpark. Dating back to the late nineteenth century—when the teams embodied the competitive spirit of rival metropolises of New York...


1951

by Kerry Keene Sports Publishing (February 21, 2012)

A look back at baseball's most exciting season when the cross town rivalry between the New York Giants and New York Yankees burned brighter than ever: 1951.


Tales from the Philadelphia Phillies Dugout

by Rich Westcott Sports Publishing (December 19, 2011)

Since 1883, the Philadelphia Phillies have been up, down, and all around. Most recently, thanks to Charlie Manuel, the Phillies have become a National League powerhouse, with four NL East titles, two pennants...


Crack of the Bat

by Bob Hill Sports Publishing (August 03, 2012)

Crack of the Bat is a comprehensive and entertaining look at the most famous icon in the history of baseball, the "Louisville Slugger" bat. It includes the evolution of bats from pioneer wagon tongues to the...


Game of My Life Atlanta Braves

by Jack Wilkinson & Carroll Rogers Sports Publishing (April 22, 2013)

Theirs was a prolonged run of excellence like none other in sports history. From 1991 through 2005, the Atlanta Braves won fourteen consecutive division championships, a streak no team in professional sports...


Ruling Over Monarchs, Giants, and Stars

by Larry Lester, Bob Motley, Byron Motley & Dionne Warwick Sports Publishing (December 27, 2011)

The Kansas City Monarchs, the Chicago American Giants, the St. Louis Stars, the Birmingham Black Barons, the Homestead Grays, and the Indianapolis Clowns; for over fifty years, they were the Yankees, Cardinals,...


Baseball's Good Guys

by Marshall J. Cook & Jack Walsh Sports Publishing (February 28, 2012)

From Lou Gehrig to Derek Jeter, here are 26 players, including one woman, fans will want to get to know better because of their courage, determination, charity, and sacrifice.


St. Louis Cardinals

by Rob Rains & Keith Schildroth Sports Publishing (March 06, 2013)

The St. Louis Cardinals are a team steeped in history and a winning tradition. For proof look no further than the epic 2011 World Series! The secret to their success? It’s those special players who have been...


Chicago Cubs

by Fred Mitchell & Steve Stone Sports Publishing (March 01, 2013)

In this newly revised edition of Chicago Cubs: Where Have You Gone?, Chicago sportswriter Fred Mitchell catches up with over fifty former Cubs players—some of them famous, some of them obscure, all of them...


Bob Chandler's Tales from the San Diego Padres Dugout

by Bill Swank, Bob Chandler & Jerry Coleman Sports Publishing (May 01, 2012)

Since they burst onto the scene in 1968, the San Diego Padres have taken fans on a roller coaster ride of ups, downs, and unforgettable moments. In Tales from the San Diego Padres Dugout, longtime Padres announcer...


Tales from the Chicago White Sox Dugout

by Bob Logan, Ron Kittle & Roland Hemond Sports Publishing (March 06, 2013)

The 1983 American League West champion Chicago White Sox will forever be remembered by their trademark slogan: “Winning Ugly.” The star of that colorful bunch was an unlikely hero, a twenty-five-year-old...


Amazing Tales from the Cleveland Indians Dugout

by Russell Schneider Sports Publishing (May 01, 2013)

Calling all Tribe fans! In this one-of-a-kind compendium of anecdotes, stats, and facts, Russell Schneider captures all the magic and passion of Cleveland Indians baseball. Amazing Tales from the Cleveland Indians...


Tales from the Minnesota Twins Dugout

by Kent Hrbek & Dennis Brackin Sports Publishing (February 21, 2012)

In Tales from the Minnesota Twins Dugout, this fan favorite looks back at his playing career in Minnesota. Many stories revolve around the championship seasons of 1987 and 1991. Hrbek also shares his memories...


Tales from the New York Mets Dugout

by Bruce Markusen Sports Publishing (December 27, 2011)

In ?fty years of existence, the New York Mets have experienced almost every phase of success and failure that can be encountered by a major league team. Written by veteran baseball author Bruce Markusen, Tales...


Game of My Life St. Louis Cardinals

by Matthew Leach & Stuart Shea Sports Publishing (November 21, 2011)

Dating back to the Gas House Gang of the 1930s and up to the club’s most recent World Championship in 2006, being a Cardinal has meant a style of play, a level of dedication, and a pride in being a member...


Game of My Life Chicago White Sox

by Lew Freedman Sports Publishing (April 01, 2013)

More than twenty former and current Pale Hose players share their fondest single-game White Sox experience and memories with the Chicago Tribune’s Lew Freedman. Many of these moments have helped shape the...


Game of My Life Cincinnati Reds

by Lew Freedman Sports Publishing (April 01, 2013)

In this compilation of stories from members of the Cincinnati Reds, baseball’s first professional team, Lew Freedman takes readers through decades of Reds baseball. In these firsthand accounts, players detail...


Tales from the St. Louis Cardinals Dugout

by Bob Forsch & Tom Wheatley Sports Publishing (May 01, 2013)

Offering readers more than just a sneak peek into the dugout, Bob Forsch’s Tales from the St. Louis Cardinals Dugout takes fans into the clubhouse, out to the bullpen, onto the mound, up to the batter’s...


Tales from the San Francisco Giants Dugout

by Nick Peters & Stuart Shea Sports Publishing (September 01, 2011)

The rich tradition of the San Francisco Giants has provided indelible memories for their fans ever since they moved from New York’s Polo Grounds to Seals Stadium in 1958. Tales from the San Francisco Giants...


Amazing Tales from the Chicago Cubs Dugout

by Pete Cava, Bob Logan & Billy Williams Sports Publishing (February 07, 2012)

Amazing Stories From the Cubs Dugout is crammed with stories, quotes, and anecdotes about the greatest Cubs players of past and present. The story of the Cubs is part legend, part pathos; heroic and, on occasion,...


More than Beards, Bellies and Biceps

by Tom Burgoyne, Bob Gordon & Larry Andersen Sports Publishing (June 01, 2013)

Stubble scruffed up their chins. Tobacco wads ballooned their cheeks. The 1993 Philadelphia Phillies had the look of a slow-pitch softball team itching to kick some serious butt. They did kick butt, too, on...


Game of My Life Philadelphia Phillies

by Bob Gordon Sports Publishing (April 01, 2013)

More than twenty former and current Philadelphia Phillies players share their fondest single-game experience and memories with author Bob Gordon. Many of the moments celebrate the extraordinary events that have...


Game of My Life San Francisco Giants

by Matt Johanson & Bruce MacGowan Sports Publishing (September 01, 2011)

Orlando Cepeda breaks into the majors with a home run. Willie Mays drills four homers in a single game while sick to his stomach. Felipe Alou prays for a ninth-inning miracle with the National League pennant...


San Francisco Giants

by Wylie Wong, Matt Johanson & Jon Miller Sports Publishing (May 01, 2013)

This offering in the continuing “Where Have You Gone?” series focuses on the lost heroes from San Francisco Giants baseball history, especially those whose lives took dramatic turns. From Willie McCovey’s...


Game of My Life Chicago Cubs

by Lew Freedman Sports Publishing (June 20, 2012)

Whether they wore white stockings or blue helmets, the baseball players of Chicago’s North Side have always had great stories to tell. Now fans of this loveable franchise will finally get to hear from twenty-eight...


Tales from the Angels Dugout

by Steve Bisheff Sports Publishing (June 01, 2012)

Tales from the Angels Dugout is a humorous and fascinating look at the lighter side of forty-one years of frustration, followed by the excitement of 2002. Author Steve Bisheff reminds us of those colorful days...


Amazing Tales from the Boston Red Sox Dugout

by Bill Nowlin & Jim Prime Sports Publishing (March 21, 2012)

Founded in 1901, the Boston Red Sox have been making history for over a century. The passion of the players, the tragedy and triumph of the “Bambino’s Curse”—the Boston spirit comes alive in this collection...


Game of My Life New York Yankees

by Dave Buscema Sports Publishing (March 22, 2013)

In Game of My Life New York Yankees, everyone from stars to supersubs offers personal stories revealing the obstacles they had to overcome in order to succeed on sports’ biggest stage. Some of the biggest...


Pinstripe Quotes

by Henry Clougherty & Christopher Jennison Sports Publishing (January 23, 2012)

Was it Babe Ruth who said it best when he once remarked, “Baseball was, is, and always will be to me the best game in the world”? Or Mickey Mantle when he channeled Lou Gehrig during his 1969 farewell address:...


Tales from the Detroit Tigers Dugout

by Jack Ebling Sports Publishing (March 21, 2012)

The Detroit Tigers Old English “D” is one of the most recognized symbols in sports. Now fans of this indomitable franchise can relive the passion and excitement that has come to define the Tigers in this...