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Willie Mays by James S. Hirsch
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Willie Mays by James S. Hirsch
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Merseybeast by Ian McNabb
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I loved the Icicle Works which is how I came to this. To be honest, I wasn't expecting much but it surprised me. An honest book
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Wherever I Wind Up by R.A. Dickey
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I'm fascinated by the knuckleball and I'm also a British Mets fan so this book had an immediate appeal. However, I'm not very religious so was a little unsure. I needn't have been. This book is well written, honest and compelling. RA Dickey's journey ...more
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The Baseball by Zack Hample
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Some fun anecdotes and information in the first half of the book but I found the ball hawking advice of the second half much less interesting
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Hot Sun, Cool Shadow by Angela Murrills
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Well written with some wonderfully descriptive passages but not quite what I was expecting or hoping for. Not enough about the region and far too many descriptions of food.
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Calico Joe by John Grisham
Calico Joe
by John Grisham (Goodreads Author)
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More of a short story. I read it on a 24 hour period and I'm not a quick reader. Grisham leads off with a foreword designed to give people unfamiliar with baseball the information they need. I love baseball and I enjoyed this book but, even with the ...more
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Where Men Win Glory by Jon Krakauer
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Great Time Coming by David Falkner
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