General Sports

WAR ON THE BASEPATHS: THE DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY OF TY COBB

During his twenty-four-year Hall of Fame career, Ty Cobb was an MVP, Triple Crown winner, and twelve-time batting champion. Even though he retired over eighty-five years ago, he is still the leader for career batting average; second in runs, hits, and triples; and is a mainstay in dozens of other categories.
February 1, 2017 | Paperback |
$16.99

MY TURN: A LIFE OF TOTAL FOOTBALL

The autobiography of Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, whose remarkable life and impeccable style have influenced star players and clubs for decades
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$26.99

FLYFISHER: THE ESSENCE AND ESSENTIALS OF FLYFISHING

The perfect balance for those searching for a bit of peace and quiet and an outdoor activity: fly fishing combines connecting with nature, the defining of personal aesthetics, and physical activity. The Flyfisher shows the most beautiful fishing spots, self-tied flies, and the right equipment for this increasingly popular lark of leisure.
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$60.00

FORBIDDEN GAME: GOLF AND THE CHINESE DREAM

In October 2015, the Chinese Communist Party banned its 88 million members from excessive drinking, improper sexual relationships... and holding golf club memberships. But, with "the rich man's game" about to appear in the Olympics for the first time in 112 years, they also began to spend unprecedented sums on their own national golf team.
August 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$14.99

500 BALLPARKS: FROM WOODEN SEATS TO RETRO CLASSICS

500 Ballparks is dedicated to diamond shrines that have seen the best of the game, from the earliest days of the sport through to today. It is organized into two sections. First is an A-Z illustrated directory of 380 major ballparks, including those that have seen Major League action.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$39.95

LIFE WELL PLAYED: MY STORIES

The instant New York Times bestseller
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$22.99

BEST AMERICAN SPORTS WRITING 2016

For more than twenty-five years, The Best American Sports Writing has curated the year's finest sports journalism. Continuing the tradition in a long line of notable guest editors is Rick Telander, acclaimed journalist, author, and champion of the written word. His choices are defined by one shared thread: effort, on the part of athletes and writers alike.
October 1, 2016 | PB |
$14.95

FIELDS OF BATTLE: PEARL HARBOR, THE ROSE BOWL, AND THE BOYS WHO WENT TO WAR

In the wake of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the 1942 Rose Bowl was moved from Pasadena to Durham, North Carolina, out of fear of Japanese attacks on the West Coast. It remains the only Rose Bowl game to ever be played outside of Pasadena.
September 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$29.99

SNAKE: THE LEGENDARY LIFE OF KEN STABLER

The first in-depth biography of one of the most talented and infamous legends to play in the National Football League--the life and times of pro football's first bad boy, famed Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler.
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$27.99

NFL CONFIDENTIAL: TRUE CONFESSIONS FROM THE GUTTER OF FOOTBALL

A current pro player takes fans on a pseudonymous trip through one of the most infamous years of football--the very long, sometimes funny, often controversial 2013-2014 season--sharing raucous, behind-the-scenes, on-the-field, and in-the-locker-room truth about life in the National Football League."Well, to hell with being safe. I'm going to be honest."
September 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$15.99

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