Baseball History

Our Game: An American Baseball History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 14, 2017
Our Game: An American Baseball History

Our Game: An American Baseball History by Charles C. Alexander
English | November 5th, 2013 | ASIN: B00FUX0AKW, ISBN: 0805020942, 156731130X | 392 pages | EPUB | 0.45 MB

This entertaining history blends anecdote, incident, and analysis as it chronicles the story of our national pastime. Alexander covers the advent of the first professional baseball leagues, the game's surge in the early twentieth century, the Golden Twenties and the Gray Thirties, the breaking of the color line in the late forties, and the game's expansion to its current status as the premier team sport.

Cellar Dwellers: The Worst Teams in Baseball History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at April 15, 2017
Cellar Dwellers: The Worst Teams in Baseball History

Cellar Dwellers: The Worst Teams in Baseball History by Jonathan Weeks
English | July 20, 2012 | ISBN: 0810885328 | EPUB | 216 pages | 5.6 MB

The Perfect Yankee: The Incredible Story of the Greatest Miracle in Baseball History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at April 9, 2017
The Perfect Yankee: The Incredible Story of the Greatest Miracle in Baseball History

The Perfect Yankee: The Incredible Story of the Greatest Miracle in Baseball History by Don Larsen
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1613210779, 9781613210772, B007FH3PKS | 256 Pages | EPUB | 1.24 MB
Incredible Baseball Stats: The Coolest, Strangest Stats and Facts in Baseball History

Kevin Reavy, Ryan Spaeder, "Incredible Baseball Stats: The Coolest, Strangest Stats and Facts in Baseball History"
ISBN: 161321894X | 2016 | EPUB | 198 pages | 6.33 MB
Crazy '08: How a Cast of Cranks, Rogues, Boneheads, and Magnates Created the Greatest Year in Baseball History

Cait Murphy, "Crazy '08: How a Cast of Cranks, Rogues, Boneheads, and Magnates Created the Greatest Year in Baseball History"
2008 | ISBN-10: 0060889381, 0060889373 | 400 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Shoeless Joe and Ragtime Baseball  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 14, 2017
Shoeless Joe and Ragtime Baseball

Shoeless Joe and Ragtime Baseball by Harvey Frommer
English | 2017 | ASIN: B01LZEP6I4, ISBN: 0878338209, 0878337849 | 256 pages | EPUB | 3.14 MB

Nearly seventy-five years hove passed since America was rocked by the biggest sports scandal of the century–the fixing of the 1919 World Series by the Chicago "Black Sox." Eight ballplayers from one of the greatest teams ever were banished from baseball for all time (despite being found innocent in a court of law)–foremost among them the legendary Joseph Jefferson Jackson, "Shoeless Joe, " who maintained his innocence until his death.
Smart Baseball: The Story Behind the Old Stats That Are Ruining the Game [Audiobook]

Smart Baseball: The Story Behind the Old Stats That Are Ruining the Game [Audiobook] by Keith Law
English | April 25th, 2017 | ASIN: B06XC5YLGQ, ISBN: 0062490222 | MP3@64 kbps | 9 hrs 52 mins | 271.22 MB
Narrators: Mike Chamberlain

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.

From the Dugouts to the Trenches: Baseball During the Great War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at May 6, 2017
From the Dugouts to the Trenches: Baseball During the Great War

Jim Leeke, "From the Dugouts to the Trenches: Baseball During the Great War"
ISBN: 0803290721 | 2017 | EPUB | 272 pages | 3 MB

Smart Baseball  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sasha82 at April 25, 2017
Smart Baseball

Smart Baseball: The Story Behind the Old Stats That Are Ruining the Game, the New Ones That Are Running It, and the Right Way to Think About Baseball by Keith Law
2017 | ISBN: 0062490222 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
One Last Strike: Fifty Years in Baseball, Ten and a Half Games Back, and One Final Championship Season(Repost)

One Last Strike: Fifty Years in Baseball, Ten and a Half Games Back, and One Final Championship Season by Tony La Russa
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0062207385 | 432 Pages | EPUB | 10.22 MB