all ebooks in category: Baseball History (10)

«Campy: The Two Lives of Roy Campanella» by Neil Lanctot
English | ISBN: 9781451606492 | EPUB | 2.0 MB

Neil Lanctot’s biography of Hall of Fame catcher Roy Campanella—filled with surprises—is the first life of the Dodger great in decades and the most authoritative …

Tinker to Evers to Chance : The Chicago Cubs and the Dawn of Modern America
English | 2018 | ISBN: 022641504X | 340 Pages | PDF | 2.1 MB

Their names were chanted, crowed, and cursed. Alone they were a shortstop, a second baseman, and a first baseman. But together they were an unstoppable …

Scouting and Scoring: How We Know What We Know about Baseball
2019 | ISBN: 0691180210 | English | 320 pages | PDF | 15 MB

An in-depth look at the intersection of judgment and statistics in baseball Scouting and scoring are considered fundamentally different ways of ascertaining value in baseball. …

Baseball in Pensacola
English | EPUB | 6.3 MB

The Western Gate to the Sunshine State boasts an epic history of hardball, dating back nearly to the beginning of the sport. Sunshine, loyal fans …

Wrigleyville
English | EPUB | 2.0 MB

For celebrated sportwriter Peter Golenbock, Wrigleyville is a symbol of America's fidelity to its greatest sport. As he did with classics of sports literature, Bums …

Willie Stargell: A Life in Baseball
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0786465344 | EPUB | pages: 272 | 6.3 mb

This book brings to life one of baseball's greatest sluggers, Willie Stargell. It examines the factors that shaped him as a man growing up in …

Last Seasons in Havana : The Castro Revolution and the End of Professional Baseball in Cuba
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1496205510 | 304 Pages | PDF | 13.3 MB

Last Seasons in Havana explores the intersection between Cuba and America's pastime from the late 1950s to the early 1960s, when Fidel Castro overthrew Cuban …

They Said It Couldn't Be Done: The '69 Mets, New York City, and the Most Astounding Season in Baseball History
2019 | ISBN: 1524760889 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 22 MB

"A masterpiece." —GARY COHEN, Emmy Award-winning Mets broadcaster for SportsNet New York The astonishing story of the 1969 Miracle Mets, the most improbable World Series …

Turning Two
English | EPUB | 1.5 MB

Only one man, Bud Harrelson, can say he was in uniform for both New York Mets world championships: as the shortstop who anchored the infield …

Uppity
English | EPUB | 2.6 MB

There are very few major personalities in the world of sports who have so much to say about our National Pastime. And even fewer who …