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Walk-on: Life from the End of the Bench

By: Alan Williams

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New Heights Press: November 2005

Seller ID: 57122

ISBN: 0976729601

Condition: Used - Good


Most people don't know what it's like to hit a game-winning shot or how it feels to be the first player picked at recess. Alan Williams knew nothing about being the star, but a courageous basketball player shows that one can still find success in the midst of failure. Even though Alan's career didn't result in him being a lottery pick in the first round of the NBA draft, Walk-On gives each of us something to cheer about. From the end of the bench, a firsthand view of major college basketball proves that ultimate fulfillment in life is not found in how many points we score, but in having a hope... View more info

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Ball Busters Baseball

By: Bob Moog

Price: $5.00

Publisher: University Games: November 2005

Seller ID: 128243

ISBN: 1575289806

Condition: Used - Good


This title combines quizzers, word puzzles, brainteasers, word searches, and more for hours of fun. Try out this sample question: Q: What former Chicago Cub stood just 5'6" tall, and held the National League record for homeruns in single season from 1930 until 1998? A: Hack Wilson with 57 homers in his 1930 season. View more info

The Landry Legend: Grace Under Pressure

By: Bob St. John

Price: $2.00

Publisher: W Pub Group: September 1989

Seller ID: 126015

ISBN: 0849907284

Condition: Used - Good


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Golf's Sacred Journey: Seven Days at the Links of Utopia

By: David L. Cook

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sacred Journey Stories: September 2006

Seller ID: 128239

ISBN: 0974265039

Condition: Used - Good


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Coming Back Stronger: Unleashing the Hidden Power of Adversity

By: Drew Brees

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.: August 2011

Seller ID: 128238

ISBN: 1414339445

Condition: Used - Good


When a potentially career-ending shoulder injury left quarterback Drew Brees without a team--and facing the daunting task of having to learn to throw a football all over again--coaches around the NFL wondered, "Will he ever come back?" After Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, leaving more than 80 percent of the city underwater, many wondered, "Will the city ever come back?" And with their stadium transformed into a makeshift refugee camp, forcing the Saints to play their entire 2005 season on the road, people questioned, "Will the Saints ever come back?" It takes a special person to tur... View more info

The Gamer : An 11-Time All-Star's Inside Story of the Pain, Grit, Guts, and Glory of Life in the Majors

By: Gary Carter,Ken Abraham

Price: $5.00

Publisher: W Pub Group: April 1993

Seller ID: 127961

ISBN: 0849910714

Condition: Used - Good


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For All Who Love the Game: Lessons and Teachings for Women

By: Harvey Penick

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: April 1995

Seller ID: 55715

ISBN: 0684800586

Condition: Used - Good


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And if You Play Golf, You're My Friend: Further Reflections of a Grown Caddie

By: Harvey Penick, Bud Shrake

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: November 1993

Seller ID: 127330

ISBN: 0671871889

Condition: Used - Good


Since the publication of "Harvey Penick's Little Red Book," the world has almost literally beaten a path to Harvey Penick's door. Hardly a day goes by without a stranger arriving at the Penick home, book in hand, hoping for more pearls of wisdom, an autograph, or just wanting to say, "Thank you."Bud Shrake, Penick's coauthor, noticed that Penick usually inscribes the books, "To my friend and pupil." How could he do that, Shrake asked him, when he didn't know these people?"Well," replied Penick, "if you read my book you're my pupil, and if you play golf, you're my friend.""And If You P... View more info

Sailing

By: Herbert I. Kavet

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ivory Tower Pub: June 1993

Seller ID: 61089

ISBN: 0880323507

Condition: Used - Good


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Baseball Is a Funny Game

By: Joe Garagiola

Price: $3.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1972

Seller ID: 126868

ISBN: 0060916729

Condition: Used - Good


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Game of Shadows: Barry Bonds, BALCO, and the Steroids Scandal that Rocked Professional Sports

By: Mark Fainaru-Wada, Lance Williams

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gotham: March 2006

Seller ID: 128237

ISBN: 1592401996

Condition: Used - Good


The complete inside story of the shocking steroids scandal that turned the sports world upside down For years, in the shadowy reaches of the world of sport, there were rumors that some of our nation's greatest athletes were using steroids, human growth hormone, and other drugs to run faster, jump higher, and hit harder. But as track stars like Marion Jones blazed their way to Olympic medals and sluggers such as Mark McGwire brought fans back to baseball with stratospheric home runs, sports officials, the media, and fans looked past the rumors and cheered on the stars to ever-higher levels... View more info

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Fantasy Life: The Outrageous, Uplifting, and Heartbreaking World of Fantasy Sports from the Guy Who's Lived It

By: Matthew Berry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Riverhead Books: July 2014

Seller ID: 128241

ISBN: 1594632715

Condition: Used - Good


Now a "New York Times" bestseller Fantasy football, fantasy baseball, fantasy basketball, even fantasy sumo wrestling: the world of fantasy sports is huge, and still growing. Today, more than 35 million people in the United States and Canada spend hours upon hours each week on their fantasy sports teams. And as the Senior Fantasy Sports Analyst for ESPN, Matthew Berry is on the front lines of what has grown from a niche subculture into a national pastime. In "Fantasy Life," Berry celebrates every aspect of the fantasy sports world. Brilliant trash talk. Unbelievable trophies. Insane... View more info

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The Swinger: A Novel

By: Michael Bamberger,Alan Shipnuck

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: July 2011

Seller ID: 120155

ISBN: 1451657552

Condition: Used - Good


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ESPN Sports Almanac 2003: Information Please (ESPN INFORMATION PLEASE SPORTS ALMANAC)

By: Michael Morrison,Gerry Brown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Hyperion: November 2002

Seller ID: 128240

ISBN: 078688715X

Condition: Used - Good


The #1 bestselling sports almanac is the ultimate resource for sports professionals and fans everywhere.ESPN, the worldwide leader in sports, once again joins forces with Information Please(R) to bring enthusiasts the most authoritative sports reference book ever published. Whether they're looking for new world records, updating their trivia knowledge, or curious about the most intriguing sports stories of the past year, sports fans will welcome the latest edition of this bestselling almanac, and ESPN fans will find familiar segments from many of ESPN's outlets, including studio shows, radi... View more info

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Red Zone

By: Mike Lupica

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: October 2003

Seller ID: 55691

ISBN: 039915082X

Condition: Used - Good


The sequel to the bestselling Bump and Run takes a wicked look at contemporary professional sports. View more info

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Wild Pitch

By: Mike Lupica

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: September 2002

Seller ID: 109041

ISBN: 0399149279

Condition: Used - Good


This is what happens when a washed-up one-time pitching phenom and all-around jerk gets a second chance-and discovers that none of it is exactly what he expected it to be. Showtime Charlie Stoddard now occupies himself at card shows, one-night stands, and nearby watering holes. His ex-wife still talks to him, but keeps her distance (about 3,000 miles); his son won't even do that-all in all, a life filled with peaches and cream. And then a decidedly unorthodox therapist starts working on his arm, and Charlie begins to dream again . . . especially now that the Boston Red Sox have lost two s... View more info

Always on the Offense

By: Mike Schmidt,Barbara Walder

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Macmillan Pub Co: June 1982

Seller ID: 128404

ISBN: 0689111657

Condition: Used - Good


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Linspired, Kids Edition: The Jeremy Lin Story (ZonderKidz Biography)

By: Mike Yorkey,Jesse Florea

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Zonderkidz: May 2012

Seller ID: 126123

ISBN: 0310735238

Condition: Used - Good


Linspired reveals the inside story of the remarkable and meteoric rise of Jeremy Lin, superstar of the New York Knicks the first Asian-American-born player of Chinese/Taiwanese descent to play in the NBA. Discover the journey of the underdog who beat the odds to reach his current stardom and catch the attention of the sports world with both his incredible basketball skills and his on and off-court example of faith, persistence, and hard work. After receiving no athletic scholarship offers out of high school and not being drafted by an NBA team after graduating from Harvard, Lin signed a deal w... View more info

Babe Ruth: His life and times

By: Paul Adomites

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Publications International: January 1995

Seller ID: 128236

ISBN: 0785313303

Condition: Used - Good


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Natural Golf

By: Peter Fox

Price: $4.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: June 1998

Seller ID: 125710

ISBN: 1570281254

Condition: Used - Good


"Showing you why Natural Golf is a valid way to consider golfing was my duty as a responsible golf professional." -- John Elliott Golf Digest Schools Staff "Natural Golf first made news when Paul Azinger used the company's "Thing" putter to win the PGA Tour Championship in 1992." -- "GolfWeek" "The Natural Palm Grip greatly simplifies the entire golf swing and especially increases the power in the stroke at ball impact." -- "Golfest" magazine ." . . it was only a matter of time until the golf swing itself was scrutinized scientifically. The PGA allows eight continuing education hours for PGA p... View more info

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Rudy's Insights for Winning in Life

By: Rudy Ruettiger

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Rudy International Publications, Limited: June 2000

Seller ID: 49330

ISBN: 0965811913

Condition: Used - Good


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Amazing But True Sports Stories

By: Steve Riach

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Hallmark: January 2004

Seller ID: 128242

ISBN: 1595300368

Condition: Used - Good


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Chasing the Rodeo: On Wild Rides and Big Dreams, Broken Hearts and Broken Bones, and One Man's Search for the West

By: W. K. Stratton

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Harcourt: May 2005

Seller ID: 124261

ISBN: 0151010722

Condition: Used - Good


From its roots as the quintessential Western pastime, rodeo has grown to an international, prime-time television sport. Steeped in tradition and the independent spirit of the range, aspiring cowboys and cowgirls are called to its high-stakes, rough-and-tumble fame as they risk their lives for eight seconds of triumph. In Chasing the Rodeo W. K. Stratton follows this quest for one season of the pro rodeo and bull-riding tours. He explores the history of the chutes -- from rodeo's disputed origins (Prescott, Arizona, or Pecos, Texas?) to its current skyrocketing popularity. But out on the tr... View more info

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To Hate Like This Is to Be Happy Forever: A Thoroughly Obsessive, Intermittently Uplifting, and Occasionally Unbiased Account of the Duke-North Carolina Basketball Rivalry

By: Will Blythe

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Harper: March 2006

Seller ID: 45708

ISBN: 006074023X

Condition: Used - Good


"It is a basketball rivalry that simply has no equal. Duke vs. North Carolina is Ali vs. Frazier, the Giants vs. the Dodgers, the Red Sox vs. the Yankees. Hell, it's bigger than that. This is the Democrats vs. the Republicans, the Yankees vs. the Confederates, capitalism vs. communism. All right, okay, the Life Force vs. the Death Instinct, Eros vs. Thanatos. Is that big enough?"The basketball rivalry between Duke and North Carolina is the fiercest blood feud in college athletics. To legions of otherwise reasonable adults, it is a conflict that surpasses sports; it is locals against outs... View more info