The Big Fella Babe Ruth and the World He Created by Jane Leavy
“Jane Leavy could write the biography of a tube of toothpaste and I’d be first in line to buy it. Jane Leavy on Babe Ruth? Home run! Think you know the Babe? Not a chance—not until you read The Big Fella.” (Jonathan Eig, author of Ali and Luckiest Man)
The Major League Baseball Ultimate Book of Records
An Official MLB Publication hand bound in full grain leather.MLB’s team of in-house writers, researchers and historians have scoured the history of the game and written the most accurate, complete and definitive record of baseball stats and achievements. Major League Baseball Ultimate Book of Records documents the absolute best of the best and packs each achievement into this lavishly illustrated book where fans will be treated to never-before-seen photographs of their favourite players. Double-page spreads will show Henderson racing to second base to claim the stolen base record, while another full color spread celebrates Bond’s crushing hit that set a new threshold for most home-runs.
All the records are here, each with an account of events and spectacular photographs that make this truly the most spectacular baseball book ever published.
A History of Baseball in Ten Pitches Hardcover – April 2, 2019 by Tyler Kepner (Author)
“There has been so much good writing on the subject of baseball that you sometimes wonder if there can be a fresh way to go about it. But Tyler Kepner turns the trick. Analytical and anecdotal, insightful and entertaining, K is a welcome addition to the baseball bookshelf.”
A Franchise On The Rise: The First Twenty Years Of The New York Yankees Dom Amore
Dom Amore is a twenty-year member of the Baseball Writers Association of America who has been writing about sports for Connecticut newspapers since 1982 and for the Hartford Courant since 1988, covering the Yankees, MLB, and baseball at all levels for much of that time.
A Season in the Sun: The Rise of Mickey Mantle by Randy Roberts, Johnny Smith
The story of Mickey Mantle’s magnificent 1956 season
Mickey Mantle was the ideal batter for the atomic age, capable of hitting a baseball harder and farther than any other player in history. He was also the perfect idol for postwar America, a wholesome hero from the heartland.
The Heart of the Game: An Illustrated Celebration of the American League, 1946-1960 Andy Jurinko
Heart of the Game: An Illustrated Celebration of the American League, 1946-1960, nationally acclaimed artist Andy Jurinko has recreated this cherished era in a collection of more than 300 color paintings that celebrate the stars of the American League.
101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out Hardcover – March 4, 2008 by Josh Pahigian
“101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out.”
Runner’s World Your Best Stride: How to Optimize Your Natural Running Form to Run Easier, Farther, and Faster–With Fewer Injuries
With specific, illustrated exercises that show how to counteract tight muscles from excessive sitting, improve limited arm mobility from hunching over electronic devices, strengthen your feet for better balance, and improve speed by lengthening your stride, Runner’s World Your Best Stride is an approachable guide to human movement and a practical tool for improved running performance.
Goodnight Baseball (Sports Illustrated Kids Bedtime Books) BY Michael Dahl
From the arrival at the stadium to the last goodnight, Goodnight Baseball is a sweet, nostalgic tale―told in gentle, fun rhyme―about the thrill of a baseball game.
The Athlete’s Book of Home Remedies: 1, 001 Doctor-Approved …
Identify, treat, and—most important—prevent common debilitating sports injuries and medical conditions.
In The Athletes Book of Home Remedies, you’ll find:
• Eye-popping anatomical illustrations of each injury, detailed symptoms, how the injury happens, and how to fix it
• The secret system of the body that you can tap to boost performance and prevent injury
• Concussions: What you need to know
• The most annoying sports maladies ever—from athlete’s foot to side stitches—cured!
• The Iron Strength Workouts: Intense, total-body exercise routines for all fitness levels designed to build injury-proof athletes
• Two comprehensive eating plans, each with a week’s worth of meals engineered to fit the specific nutrition needs for endurance training or strength training
• Dozens of sneaky tips for gaining an edge in any sport
Dr. Jordan Metzl’s Workout Prescription: 10, 20 & 30-minute high-intensity interval training workouts for every fitness level Paperback – December 13, 2016
Dr. Jordan Metzl’s Workout Prescription: 10, 20 & 30-minute high-intensity interval training workouts for every fitness level by Jordan Metzl
Dr. Jordan Metzl’s Workout Prescription is a compressed workout guide designed for busy professionals in today’s world who have little time for fitness and want to maximize results. In this book, Dr. Jordan Metzl explains the science of the compressed, high-intensity workout and provides a series of progressive workouts ranging from 10 to 30 minutes that can be done anytime, anywhere, using minimal equipment.