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Ball Four
The Final Pitch
Jim Bouton - Apr 01, 2014 (first published in 1970)
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The beloved baseball classic now available in paperback, with a new prologue by Jim Bouton When Ball Four was first published in 1970, it hit the sports world like a lightning bolt. Commissioners, executives, and players were shocked. Sportswriters called author Jim Bouton a traitor and "social leper." Commissioner Bowie Kuhn tried to force him to ...
Steve Kim
Jul 11, 2019
RIP to Jim Bouton. 'Ball Four' is truly an America masterpiece. Reading that book certainly had a great influence on me....      source
Dark Trade
Lost in Boxing
Donald McRae - Feb 26, 2019 (first published in 1997)
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Dark Trade: Lost In Boxing, by Donald McRae, award-winning author of eleven non-� ction books and staff writer for the Guardian, is widely considered of one of the best boxing books all time. This is a new edition, released in the United States for the � rst time, that includes a new chapter by the author, plus a stunning cover that features a pain...
Steve Kim
Jan 25, 2019
RIP to Mr McIlvanney, one of the finest to ever do it. Young boxing scribes, this particular book ( which @cruelestsport blessed me with) is essential to have in your collection, alongside Dark Trade by @donaldgmcrae #boxing      source
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McIlvanney on boxing
An anthology
Hugh McIlvanney - Jan 01, 1982
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Steve Kim
Jan 25, 2019
RIP to Mr McIlvanney, one of the finest to ever do it. Young boxing scribes, this particular book ( which @cruelestsport blessed me with) is essential to have in your collection, alongside Dark Trade by @donaldgmcrae #boxing      source