Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN
3.63
As a big sports fan who is in my 40s I recall first hearing about ESPN from an article in Inside Sports magazine when ESPN was first starting out. I r ...more
Jun 15, 2011
Jan 08, 2012
 
When Pride Still Mattered: A Life Of Vince Lombardi
4.18
Very well written and thourough biography about Vince Lombardi. I think biographies are better when you are not so familiar with the subject matter. I ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
A Season Inside: One Year in College Basketball
3.98
A diary book where Feinstein spends a season (mid 80s) traveling and following a number of big time college basketball people, primarily coaches. As a ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
The Bronx Zoo: The Astonishing Inside Story of the 1978 World Champion New York Yankees
3.94
I read this book for a 6th grade book report. It is a diary style book like Ball Four from Yankees pitcher Sparky Lyle of the 1978 baseball season. It ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Forever's Team
3.91
Feinstein wrote this book about the Duke basketball team that played when it was a student. He does not hide his passion for this team and it works. I ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
The Blind Side
4.13
Being a Raven fan I was very familiar with the Michael Oher story by the time I read the book so I really did not learn much. I did read the book prio ...more
Apr 2010
Aug 13, 2010
 
3.57
This was a combination of a season diary and a biography. It was interesting hearing about Kareem's childhood as a catholic and his high school and co ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Shoeless Joe
3.93
Great book that was made into a great movie. I read the book many years ago and probably should reread it. JD Salanger as a fictional character was a ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
3.93
I am a big fan of Earl Weaver and the Orioles. I read this book shortly after it was published and honestly remember very little about it.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Ball Four
4.00
A read this book about 25 to 30 years ago and consider it a classic. The first of many sports tell all book written a season diary.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream
4.09
A year in the life of a small football crazy Texas town. My favorite chapter was about the life of the cheerleaders.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
A March to Madness: A View from the Floor in the Atlantic Coast Conference
4.03
Another season inside book about a year in the Atlantic Coast Conference basketball focusing on the Head Coaches.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
The Umpire Strikes Back
3.75
Luciano was an eccentric baseball umpire known for his arguments with Earl Weaver. This biography was pretty funny.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball
3.96
Not a Yankee fan but a baseball fan especially in the late 70s and 80s. I decided to purchase this book after Steinbrenner died in July and recalling ...more
Aug 22, 2010
Aug 20, 2010
 
Let Me Tell You a Story: A Lifetime in the Game
4.11
I bought this book because it was cheap and ended up enjoying it far more than I expected. In addition, to telling Auerbach life story the book also d ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Vitale: Vitale
3.74
In the 1980s during the infancy of ESPN, long before he became the parody of himself that he is today, Dick Vitale was a enthusiatic, informative coll ...more
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
4.21
Vey good book about the success of the A's under Billy Beane. As a huge baseball fan I felt certain aspects were not addressed or simplified.
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Aug 19, 2010
 
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
4.28
Good non fiction running book about a tribe of runners in a remote area of Mexico. The author did have a tendecy to go off on tangents.
Nov 2009
Aug 13, 2010
 
Bottom of the 33rd: Hope, Redemption, and Baseball's Longest Game
4.00
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Sep 24, 2013
 
Francona: The Red Sox Years
3.86
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Apr 29, 2013
 
Fantasy Life: The Outrageous, Uplifting, and Heartbreaking World of Fantasy Sports from the Guy Who's Lived It
3.79
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Nov 06, 2013
Sep 24, 2013
 
Winning Fantasy Baseball: Secret Strategies of a Nine-Time National Champion
3.61
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Oct 15, 2014
Apr 07, 2014
 
Where Nobody Knows Your Name: Life In the Minor Leagues of Baseball
3.73
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May 26, 2014
May 20, 2014
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