Baseball Genius

Author: Tim Green
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481468669
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An average kid with an above average talent for predicting baseball pitches tries to help his favorite player out of a slump in this entertaining novel from bestselling authors Tim Green and Derek Jeter.

Double Play

Author: Tim Green
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1534406700
Size: 69.82 MB
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With the pressure mounting for JY to perform at the Green Monster and Jalen intent on paying back his former team, they’ll have to pull off the ultimate double play if they’re both going to succeed.

Billy Martin

Author: Bill Pennington
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544022947
Size: 59.71 MB
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He was combative and intimidating, yet endearing and beloved. ​In Billy Martin, Bill Pennington resolves these contradictions and pens the definitive story of Martin’s life.

The Wisdom Of Old Time Baseball

Author: Criswell Freeman
Publisher: Walnut Grove Press
ISBN: 9781887655088
Size: 38.91 MB
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Baseball is a thinking man's game. Many lessons learned on the diamond also apply to the game of life. Players and coaches from baseball's Golden Age share a message of humor, hope and common sense.

Bridgeport Baseball

Author: Michael J. Bielawa
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738512013
Size: 75.72 MB
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Thanks to Ben Mutphy fot shating baseball memoties on a tainy aftetnoon. To the
membets and families of the Btidgeport Beats and Bees, watmbeatted thanks fot
telling me about yout wondetful expetiences, especially Diane (Michaels)
Ptucinsky, Kitty (Michaels) and John Midney, Ftit: Luciano, Vinny Noce and Sally
and Duke Shetwood. Jim Paules, you ate a baseball genius and a deat friend.
The Beats and Bees live on in all of you! Btidgeport supetstats Phil Nastu and
Nick ...

The Best Pitcher In Baseball

Author: Robert Charles Cottrell
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814772366
Size: 70.25 MB
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In essence, Taylor had to create the game in Indianapolis and was deserving of
the accolade “baseball genius.”16 As 1917 wound to a close, David Wyatt
selected an all-star list for the year he deemed black baseball's finest in the past
eight, one that had more stellar performers than any other. Wyatt's team was
dominated, not surprisingly, by American Giants, including catcher Bruce Petway,
second baseman Bingo DeMoss, third baseman Billy Francis, shortstop John
Henry Lloyd, ...

Baseball S Greatest Comeback

Author: J. Brian Ross
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442236078
Size: 62.77 MB
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Merkle's Boner is an affair in baseball history that has received infinite
interpretations, yet, at its core, the event showed two of Evers's brilliant traits: his
unyielding determination and his belief that baseball players can win by studying
every dimension of the game: angles, distances, and the rules. Without Evers's
baseball genius, a combination of his intimate knowledge of the game and
lightning-quick response time, no such event would have taken place. Base- ball
reporters labeled ...

The Great American Novel

Author: Philip Roth
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446401049
Size: 59.49 MB
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'Isaac,' said his father, “I'm payink a high-class baseball manager fifteen tousand
dollars a year, dat he should tell dem to bunt, dat behind his back, you should tell
them hitand-run?' “But I am a mathematical genius!” 'And he is a baseball genius!
” 'He is a baseball ignoramus. They all are!' 'And so who should be de manager,
Isaac – you? At de ripe age of ten?” “Age has nothing to do with it! We are talking
about conclusions I have reached through the scientific method!' 'Enough vit dat ...

The Genius Of Language

Author: Wendy Lesser
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0307485390
Size: 43.90 MB
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Its an old situation. During the centuries of the Spanish Inquisition, jews turned on
jews. In Shakespeares The Merchant of Vem'ce—assuming the merchant
Antonio is a gay converso, or new Christian, and Shylock is an Old Testament
moralistic ]ewish ]ew—the pound of flesh, a grotesquely exaggerated
circumcision, is to remind Antonio (who says, “I know not why I am so sad") of his
origins. The first time I went to a baseball game, the great slugger Hank
Creenberg, during warm-up, ...

Ray Schalk

Author: Brian E. Cooper
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786454458
Size: 61.39 MB
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The Chicago White Sox lost more starters to military service or “essential”
wartime occupations than any other major-league team during World War I. Yet
manager Clarence “Pants” Rowland, hailed as a baseball genius just a year
earlier, lost his job. War or no war, falling to sixth place after a World Series title
was not acceptable to Comiskey. Rowland was out as White Sox manager after
1918, but he was not out of baseball. For nearly another halfcentury, Rowland
stayed in the game ...