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Baseball for the Utterly Confused

Ed Randall - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 240 pages
Play Ball! Everything baseball—from the popular Utterly Confused Series What's a foul ball? Or a swinging third strike? New fans, parents, and first-time coaches need no ...
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100 Things Yankees Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

David Fischer - SPORTS & RECREATION - 2012 - 256 pages
Being a Yankees fan is about more than watching the team win multiple World Series, and this book helps fans get the most out of it. Taking 110 years of Yankees history, the ...
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Trading Manny: How a Father and Son Learned to Love Baseball Again

Jim Gullo - Medical - 2012 - 255 pages
Around when his seven-year-old son Joe was developing a passion for baseball, the steroid scandal of 2007 surfaced, forcing Jim to re-evaluate the sport and answer his son's ...
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The Sabermetric Revolution: Assessing the Growth of Analytics in Baseball

Benjamin Baumer, Andrew Zimbalist - Sports & Recreation - 2014 - 208 pages
From the front office to the family room, sabermetrics has dramatically changed the way baseball players are assessed and valued by fans and managers alike. Rocketed to ...
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The Rotation: A Season with the Phillies and the Greatest Pitching Staff ...

Jim Salisbury, Todd Zolecki - Sports & Recreation - 2012 - 256 pages
Not since 1957 has one major league team's pitching staff boasted three pitchers (Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee, and Roy Oswalt) in the Top Ten in career winning-percentage. Plus ...
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The Runmakers: A New Way to Rate Baseball Players

Frederick E. Taylor - Sports & Recreation - 2011 - 272 pages
Measuring baseball will never be the same.
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Knuckleball: The History of the Unhittable Pitch

Lew Freedman - Sports & Recreation - 2015 - 320 pages
“It took me a day to learn [the knuckleball] and a lifetime to learn how to throw it for a strike.” This quote, by pitcher and coach Charlie Hough, is the best way to ...
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Big Data Baseball: Math, Miracles, and the End of a 20-Year Losing Streak

Travis Sawchik - Sports & Recreation - 2015 - 256 pages
After twenty consecutive losing seasons for the Pittsburgh Pirates, team morale was low, the club's payroll ranked near the bottom of the sport, game attendance was down, and ...
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Closer: Major League Players Reveal the Inside Pitch on Saving the Game

Kevin Neary - Sports & Recreation - 2013 - 289 pages
The closer is the ace reliever who specializes in closing out the game without surrendering the lead. Facing a power hitter in the ninth inning with a man on base and no outs ...
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Gil Hodges: A Hall of Fame Life

Mort Zachter - Biography & Autobiography - 2015 - 478 pages
In descriptions of athletes, the word “hero” is bandied about and liberally attached to players with outstanding statistics and championship rings. Gil Hodges: A Hall of Fame ...
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