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Author: Zach Schonbrun
Release Date: April 17, 2018
Athletic genius. All the sports journalists in the world can't explain it. Why was Michael Jordan so good. Was it just his joints and muscles. Did he just eat better breakfasts. Zach Schonbrun delivers a groundbreaking new perspective on the science of elite sporting performance.
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Author: Chipper Jones, Bobby Cox and Carroll Rogers Walton | Narrator: Mark Deakins and Chipper Jones
Release Date: April 04, 2017
Atlanta Braves third baseman 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, he was just a country kid from small town Pierson, Florida.
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Author: Erik Sherman | Narrator: Darrel J. Caneiro
Release Date: March 22, 2016
In 1986, the bad guys of baseball won the World Series. Now, Erik Sherman, the New York Times bestselling coauthor of Mookie, profiles key players from that infamous Mets team, revealing never-before-exposed details about their lives after that championship year…as well as a look back at the magical season itself.
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Author: Jerry B. Jenkins and Mike Matheny | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: February 03, 2015
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny's New York Times bestselling manifesto about what parents, coaches, and athletes get wrong about sports; what we can do better; and how sports can teach eight keys to success in sports and life.
 
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.
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Author: Keith Hernandez, Mookie Wilson and Erik Sherman | Narrator: Ruffin Prentiss
Release Date: April 29, 2014
They said it was the “Curse of the Bambino.” They said “the bad guys won.” Now one of baseball’s all-time good guys, New York Mets legend Mookie Wilson, tells his side of the story—from the ground ball through Bill Buckner’s legs that capped the miraculous 1986 World Series Game Six rally against the Boston Red Sox to the rise and fall of a team that boasted such outsize personalities as Darryl Strawberry, Keith Hernandez, Dwight Gooden, Gary Carter, Lenny Dykstra, and Davey Johnson.
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Author: George Will | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: March 25, 2014
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Author: Jim Abbott and Tim Brown | Narrator: Jim Abbott
Release Date: April 03, 2012
On an overcast September day in 1993, Jim Abbott took the mound at Yankee Stadium and threw one of the most dramatic no-hitters in major-league history. The game was the crowning achievement in an unlikely success story, unseen in the annals of professional sports.
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Author: George Vecsey | Narrator: Scott Brick
Release Date: May 10, 2011
When baseball fans voted on the top twenty-five players of the twentieth century in 1999, Stan Musial didn’t make the cut. This glaring omission—later rectified by a panel of experts—raised an important question. How could a first-ballot Hall of Famer, widely considered one of the greatest hitters in baseball history, still rank as the most underrated athlete of all time.
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Author: Howard Bryant | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: May 11, 2010
In the thirty-four years since his retirement, Henry Aaron’s reputation has only grown in magnitude. he broke existing records (rbis, total bases, extra-base hits) and set new ones (hitting at least thirty home runs per season fifteen times, becoming the first player in history to hammer five hundred home runs and three thousand hits).
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Author: Joe Torre and Tom Verducci | Narrator: Tom Verducci
Release Date: February 03, 2009
Twelve straight playoff appearances. Six American League pennants. Four World Series titles. This is the definitive story of a dynasty. the Yankee years

When Joe Torre took over as manager of the New York Yankees in 1996, the most storied franchise in sports had not won a World Series title in eighteen years.
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Author: Dan Shaughnessy
Release Date: September 17, 2008
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Author: Rick Wolff and Cal Ripken, Jr. | Narrator: Cal Ripken, Jr.
Release Date: April 10, 2007
Unabridged CDs - 5 CDs, 6 hours

In the spirit of Rick Pitino's phenomenal New York Times bestseller Success Is a Choice (more than 500,000 copies sold), living legend Cal Ripken, Jr., presents an inspiring guide to overcoming any challenge and building a life you love.
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