Baseball

Books on the Top Shelf

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*I should add that moving up to the higher office does not necessarily prevent these interruptions. Elizabeth, the 11-year-old, just walked in to ask me a question about Tony Hawk (she's reading Nick Hornby's "Slam"). 







*Speaking of which … Mike Schur and I recorded a new Poscast, which you can download here or at iTunes here.



















*Man oh man, do I own a lot of Phillip Roth books. I don't even remember buying half of them … I think they reproduce while I'm sleeping.



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Baseball



9 Innings



Ball Four (Plus Ball Five)



The Boys of Summer



The First Fall Classic



Game Time: A Baseball Companion



Guide to Baseball Managers,



How Life Imitates the World Series



Nice Guys Finish Last



Joe DiMaggio: The Hero's Life



Moneyball



Veeck as in Wreck







Football



About Three Bricks Shy of a Load



America's Game



Breaker Boys



Johnny U



One More July



When Pride Still Mattered







Basketball



The Break of the Game



The City Game



Heaven is a Playground



Pistol







Golf



Arnie and Jack



The Greatest Game Ever Played



Hogan







Hockey



The Boys of Winter







Soccer



Fever Pitch



How Soccer Explains the World



Once in a Lifetime



Soccer in Sun and Shadow





Other sports



Big Bill Tilden



Bobby Fischer Goes To War



One Day In September



The Perfect Mile



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