Category Archives: Sport

Fast After 50: How to Race Strong for the Rest of Your Life

Fast After 50: How to Race Strong for the Rest of Your Life book description: For runners, cyclists, triathletes, swimmers, and cross-country skiers, getting older doesn’t have to mean getting slower. Drawing from the most current research on aging and sports performance, Joe Friel—America’s leading endurance sports coach—shows how athletes can race strong and stay healthy well past… Read More »

The Only Game

The Only Game book description: Can a young baseball star maintain his love of the game after the loss of his brother? Find out in this start to the Home Team series about a small town with high hopes, from New York Times bestselling author and sportswriting legend Mike Lupica. Jack Callahan is the star of his baseball… Read More »

You Can’t Make This Up

You Can’t Make This Up book description: In this highly entertaining and insightful memoir, one of television’s most respected broadcasters interweaves the story of his life and career with lively firsthand tales of some of the most thrilling events and fascinating figures in modern sports. No sportscaster has covered more major sporting events than Al Michaels. Over the… Read More »

The Matheny Manifesto

The Matheny Manifesto book description: Mike Matheny was just forty-one, without professional managerial experience and looking for a next step after a successful career as a Major League catcher, when he succeeded the legendary Tony La Russa as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals in 2012. While Matheny has enjoyed immediate success, leading the Cards to the postseason… Read More »

Baseball Prospectus 2015

Baseball Prospectus 2015 book description: The essential guide to the 2015 baseball season is on deck now, and whether you’re a fan or fantasy player—or both—you won’t be properly informed without it. Baseball Prospectus 2015 brings together an elite group of analysts to provide the definitive look at the upcoming season in critical essays and commentary on the… Read More »