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Barry Bonds: A Biography  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at March 20, 2015
Barry Bonds: A Biography

Barry Bonds: A Biography (Baseball's All-Time Greatest Hitters) by John Bloom
English | Dec 30, 2004 | ISBN: 0313329559 | 156 Pages | PDF | 1,2 MB

Barry Bonds has emerged, statistically, as the most feared hitter since Babe Ruth. Bonds, winner of a record six MVP awards, holds the single-season record for home-runs, slugging percentage, on-base percentage, and walks, and is the only player ever to have hit 500 home-runs and stolen 500 bases. His statistical performance is beyond reproach, but his public image remains controversial, and recent allegations of steroid use have cast a shadow over his unprecedented accomplishments.

Connie Mack and the Early Years of Baseball  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at April 2, 2018
Connie Mack and the Early Years of Baseball

Norman L. Macht, Connie Mack III, "Connie Mack and the Early Years of Baseball"
2007 | pages: 743 | ISBN: 0803232632 | PDF | 8,3 mb

Ray Schalk: A Baseball Biography  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at March 12, 2018
Ray Schalk: A Baseball Biography

Brian E. Cooper, "Ray Schalk: A Baseball Biography"
2009 | pages: 339 | ISBN: 0786441488 | PDF | 13,6 mb

Jackie Robinson: A Spiritual Biography  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Feb. 10, 2018
Jackie Robinson: A Spiritual Biography

Jackie Robinson: A Spiritual Biography: The Faith of a Boundary-Breaking Hero
Westminster John Knox | English | 2017 | ISBN-10: 0664262031 | 212 pages | PDF | 4.94 mb

by Michael G. Long (Author),‎ Chris Lamb (Author)
The Cloudbuster Nine: The Untold Story of Ted Williams and the Baseball Team That Helped Win World War II

The Cloudbuster Nine: The Untold Story of Ted Williams and the Baseball Team That Helped Win World War II by Anne R. Keene
English | April 6th, 2018 | ASIN: B073X565ZP, ISBN: 1683582071 | 380 Pages | EPUB | 3.97 MB

In 1943, while the New York Yankees and St. Louis Cardinals were winning pennants and meeting in that year's World Series, one of the nation's strongest baseball teams practiced on a skinned-out college field in the heart of North Carolina. Ted Williams, Johnny Pesky, and Johnny Sain were among a cadre of fighter-pilot cadets who wore the Cloudbuster Nine baseball jersey at an elite Navy training school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Why Baseball Matters (Why X Matters Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 9, 2018
Why Baseball Matters (Why X Matters Series)

Why Baseball Matters (Why X Matters Series) by Susan Jacoby
English | March 20th, 2018 | ASIN: B07B51F81J, ISBN: 0300224273 | 219 Pages | EPUB | 3.26 MB

Baseball, first dubbed the “national pastime” in print in 1856, is the country’s most tradition-bound sport. Despite remaining popular and profitable into the twenty-first century, the game is losing young fans, among African Americans and women as well as white men. Furthermore, baseball’s greatest charm—a clockless suspension of time—is also its greatest liability in a culture of digital distraction.

Cuba Loves Baseball: A Photographic Journey  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 5, 2018
Cuba Loves Baseball: A Photographic Journey

Cuba Loves Baseball: A Photographic Journey by Ira Block
English | April 5th, 2018 | ASIN: B073DJ8ZLY, ISBN: 1510730435 | 144 Pages | EPUB | 86.61 MB

According to the New York Times, Cuba is at an historic turning point. As Cuba catches up with political and economic changes, baseball will inevitably catch up and change as well.

Inside the Baseball Hall of Fame  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 4, 2018
Inside the Baseball Hall of Fame

National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Brooks Robinson (Foreword), "Inside the Baseball Hall of Fame"
ISBN: 1451676719 | 2013 | EPUB | 224 pages | 173 MB

Try Not to Suck: The Exceptional, Extraordinary Baseball Life of Joe Maddon  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at April 2, 2018
Try Not to Suck: The Exceptional, Extraordinary Baseball Life of Joe Maddon

Try Not to Suck: The Exceptional, Extraordinary Baseball Life of Joe Maddon by Bill Chastain, Jesse Rogers
English | March 15, 2018 | ISBN: 1629374768 | EPUB | 304 pages | 15.7 MB
Ninety Percent Mental: An All-Star Player Turned Mental Skills Coach Reveals the Hidden Game of Baseball [Audiobook]

Ninety Percent Mental: An All-Star Player Turned Mental Skills Coach Reveals the Hidden Game of Baseball [Audiobook] by Bob Tewksbury
English | April 1st, 2018 | ISBN: 1549197886 | MP3@64 kbps | 8 hrs | 217.65 MB
Narrator: Scott Miller

Former Major League pitcher and mental skills coach for two of baseball's legendary franchises (the Boston Red Sox and San Francisco Giants) Bob Tewksbury takes fans inside the psychology of baseball.