General Sports

NEW YORK TIMES STORY OF THE YANKEES: 1903-PRESENT: 390 ARTICLES, PROFILES & ESSAYS

Written by The New York Times
There has never been a team like the New York Yankees. No team has won as many World Series titles. No team has hit as many home runs. No team has had as many great superstars playing for them: Ruth, Gehrig, DiMaggio, Mantle, Berra, Ford, Rivera, and Jeter to name a few. No team draws as many fans--and enemies--as the Yankees.
April 4, 2017 | Paperback | Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers | 544 Pages |
$19.99

1997 MASTERS: MY STORY

Written by Woods, Tiger
To mark the twentieth anniversary of his historic win at the 1997 Masters, Tiger Woods will for the first time reflect on the record-setting win both on and off the course.
March 20, 2017 | Hardcover | Grand Central Publishing | 256 Pages |
$30.00

CASEY STENGEL: BASEBALL'S GREATEST CHARACTER

Written by Appel, Marty
The definitive biography of one of baseball's most enduring and influential characters, from New York Times bestselling author and baseball writer Marty Appel. As a player, Charles Dillon "Casey" Stengel's contemporaries included Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, and Christy Mathewson . . .
March 28, 2017 | Hardcover | Doubleday Books | 432 Pages |
$26.95

I AM DURAN: MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Written by Duran, Roberto
They called him "Manos de Piedra"--Hands of Stone--and he was one of the greatest boxers of all time. Now Roberto Duran tells his unbelievable story: from the streets of Panama to being crowned one of the "Four Kings," along with Hearns, Leonard, and Hagler, as he blazed a trail through the Golden Age of Boxing.
September 20, 2016 | Hardcover | Blue Rider Press | 304 Pages |
$26.00

ON CUS D'AMATO AND MIKE TYSON

Written by Sloman, Larry
From the former heavyweight champion and New York Times-bestselling author comes a powerful look at the life and leadership lessons of Cus D'Amato, the legendary boxing trainer and Mike Tyson's surrogate father.
May 30, 2017 | Hardcover | Blue Rider Press | 480 Pages |
$28.00

HOW CYCLING CAN SAVE THE WORLD

Written by Walker, Peter
Peter Walker--reporter at the Guardian and curator of its popular bike blog--shows how the future of humanity depends on the bicycle. Car culture has ensnared much of the world--and it's no wonder. Convenience and comfort (as well as some clever lobbying) have made the car the transportation method of choice for generations.
April 4, 2017 | Paperback | Tarcherperigee | 288 Pages |
$16.00

BALLPLAYER

Written by Walton, Carroll Rogers
Atlanta Braves third baseman and National Hall of Famer Chipper Jones--one of the greatest switch-hitters in baseball history--shares his remarkable story, while capturing the magic nostalgia that sets baseball apart from every other sport. Before Chipper Jones became an eight-time All-Star who amassed Hall of Fame-worthy statistics during a nineteen-year career with the Atlanta Braves
April 4, 2017 | Hardcover | Dutton Books | 384 Pages |
$27.00

BARN: BOB BAFFERT AND THE QUEST FOR THE NEXT TRIPLE CROWN

Written by Israel, David
The behind-the-scenes story of horse racing's greatest trainer, Bob Baffert, the barn he founded, and the endless quest to train another Triple Crown winner.
May 1, 2018 | Hardcover | Dutton Books | 320 Pages |
$28.00

SMART BASEBALL: WHY PITCHING WINS ARE FOR LOSERS, BATTING AVERAGE IS FOR SUCKERS, AND SAVES DON'T MEAN S***

Written by Law, Keith
Predictably Irrational meets Moneyball in ESPN veteran writer and statistical analyst Keith Law's iconoclastic look at the numbers game of baseball, proving why some of the most trusted stats are surprisingly wrong, explaining what numbers actually work, and exploring what the rise of Big Data means for the future of the sport.
April 25, 2017 | Hardcover | William Morrow & Company | 304 Pages |
$27.99

BRUCE LEE THE TAO OF GUNG FU: COMMENTARIES ON THE CHINESE MARTIAL ARTS

Written by Lee, Bruce
In the months leading up to his death, Bruce Lee was working on this definitive study of the Chinese martial arts--collectively known as Kung Fu or Gung Fu.
November 1, 2016 | Paperback | Tuttle Publishing | 200 Pages |
$12.95

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