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Rogers Hornsby: A Biography

Jonathan D'Amore - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 161 pages
Traces the life and baseball career of Rogers Hornsby, who holds one of the highest career batting averages.
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Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig

Jonathan Eig - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 432 pages
The definitive account of the life and tragic death of baseball legend Lou Gehrig. Lou Gehrig was a baseball legend—the Iron Horse, the stoic New York Yankee who was the ...
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Shoeless: The Life and Times of Joe Jackson

David L. Fleitz - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 320 pages
Biography of one of baseball's greatest players and his involvement in the scandal surrounding the 1919 World Series.
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And the Skipper Bats Cleanup: A History of the Baseball Player-Manager, with ...

Fred Stein - Sports & Recreation - 2002 - 264 pages
At least as far back as 1842 through about the late 1930s and mid-1940s, before baseball became commercialized and teams were able to hire one man to manage the entire team, it ...
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Jack Coombs: A Life in Baseball

John P. Tierney - Sports & Recreation - 2008 - 214 pages
Jack Coombs rose to deadball-era stardom as the ace of Connie Mack's Athletics, winners of back-to-back world championships in 1910 and 1911. One of the few players of his day ...
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My Baseball Diary: (Abridged, New Intro)

James T. Farrell - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 232 pages
You might be forgiven for thinking that this book is exclusively for sports fans. It is not. James Thomas Farrell’s Studs Lonigan books are considered among the best of the ...
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Charlie Gehringer: A Biography of the Hall of Fame Tigers Second Baseman

John C. Skipper - Sports & Recreation - 2008 - 209 pages
"Charlie Gehringer made himself into an outstanding fielder and perhaps the greatest two-strike hitter of all time. This work follows Gehringer's career from the day a scout ...
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Hack's 191: Hack Wilson and His Incredible 1930 Season

Bill Chastain - Sports & Recreation - 2012 - 272 pages
Hack Wilson’s record 191 RBIs in 1930 may well stand the test of time, and so may the record of his hard-drinking lifestyle. In Hack’s 191, Bill Chastain recreates the most ...
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Big Ed Walsh: The Life and Times of a Spitballing Hall of Famer

Jack Smiles - Sports & Recreation - 2007 - 238 pages
This biography closely describes Walshs life and 14-year playing career, with special discussion of the spitball, a pitch that profoundly affected his fortunes--and ultimately ...
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Ted Williams, a Biography

Bruce Markusen - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 161 pages
Discusses the life and career of baseball great, Ted Williams, the Boston Red Sox slugger who has held the game's highest batting average since 1941.
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