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  • Mind Gym : An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence: An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence

    An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence

    by Gary Mack and 1 more

    Drawing on his work with some of the top teams in professional sports, noted sport psychology consultant Gary Mack shares with you the same techniques and exercises he uses to help elite athletes build mental "muscle." These 40 accessible lessons and inspirational anecdotes will help you gain the "head edge" over the competition. ... Read more

    $22.21 AUD

  • Coach: Lessons on the Game of Life

    by Michael Lewis

    A story with a big heart about a boy, a coach, the game of baseball, and the game of life."There are teachers with a rare ability to enter a child's mind; it's as if their ability to get there at all gives them the right to stay forever." There was a turning point in Michael Lewis's life, in a baseball game when he was fourteen years old. The irascible and often terrifying Coach Fitz put the ball ... Read more

    $15.83 AUD

  • One Last Strike

    Fifty Years in Baseball, Ten and Half Games Back, and One Final Championship Season

    by Tony La Russa

    One Last Strike by legendary baseball manager Tony La Russa is a thrilling sports comeback story. La Russa, the winner of four Manager of the Year awards—who led his teams to six Pennant wins and three World Series crowns—chronicles one of the most exciting end-of-season runs in baseball history, revealing with fascinating behind-the-scenes details how, under his expert management, the St. Louis ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Baseball 101: Learn How To Play Baseball - A Guide For Beginners

    by Alexander Bessemer

    Baseball 101: Learn How To Play Baseball - A Guide For Beginners This book covers several topics including: Learn Baseball Fundamentals Coaching Philosophies For Kids To Learn Baseball Learn Baseball And Bunting Techniques Learn Baseball Rules Learn Baseball Basics An Overview For Beginners Learn Baseball Techniques For Infielders Learn Baseball Lingo Basic Baseball Skills Children Need To ... Read more

    $10.71 AUD

  • Coaching the Mental Game

    by H.A. Dorfman and 1 more

    Whoever claims winning isn't everything obviously has not spoken with an athletic coach.Coaching the Mental Game offers coaches of all sports a definitive volume for effectively understanding an athlete's mental awareness, which in turn will help drive success. Author H.A. Dorfman details appropriate coaching strategies aimed at perfecting the player's mental approach to performance.Coaching the ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • Munson

    The Life and Death of a Yankee Captain

    by Marty Appel

    Our captain and leader has not left us, today, tomorrow, this year, next … Our endeavors will reflect our love and admiration for him.”—Honorary plaque to Munson in Yankee StadiumThurman Munson is remembered by fans as the fiercely competitive, tough, and—most of all—inspiring Yankee captain and champion from the wild Bronx Zoo years. He is also remembered for his tragic death, at age thirty-two, ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • San Francisco Giants: A Fan's Journal 2010, 2012, 2014

    by Joseph Sutton

    After the Giants moved from New York to San Francisco in 1958, it took them 53 years to win their first World Series in 2010. Incredible. Their next title came in 2012. Miraculous. Then, in 2014, they became world champions again. Magical. It’s very rare in professional baseball, or any other professional sport, for a team to win three titles in such a short span of time. Drawn from his personal ... Read more

    $4.27 AUD

  • Baseball

    Play the Winning Way

    by Jerry Kindall

    Sports Illustrated Baseball is a complete and sate-of-the-art teaching guide by one of the nation's foremost college coaches. Former Major Leaguer Jerry Kindall shows you:The keys to improving you hitting, running, fielding, and throwingHow to pitch, catch, and play the infield and outfieldEight unique batting drills and how to make them work for youSix plays any serious infielder should know22 ... Read more

    $17.59 AUD

  • The MVP Machine

    How Baseball's New Nonconformists Are Using Data to Build Better Players

    by Ben Lindbergh and 1 more

    Move over, Moneyball -- this New York Times bestseller examines major league baseball's next cutting-edge revolution: the high-tech quest to build better players.As bestselling authors Ben Lindbergh and Travis Sawchik reveal in The MVP Machine, the Moneyball era is over. Fifteen years after Michael Lewis brought the Oakland Athletics' groundbreaking team-building strategies to light, every front ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Sixty Feet, Six Inches

    A Hall of Fame Pitcher & a Hall of Fame Hitter Talk about How the Game is Played

    by Bob Gibson and 2 more

    Reggie Jackson and Bob Gibson offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to understand America's pastime from their unique insider perspective.Legendary. Insightful. Uncompromising. Candid. Uncensored.Mr. October and Hoot Gibson unfortunately never faced each other on the field. But now, in Sixty Feet, Six Inches, these two legends open up in fascinating detail about the game they love and how it was, ... Read more

    $20.12 AUD

  • The Cubs Way

    The Zen of Building the Best Team in Baseball and Breaking the Curse

    by Tom Verducci

    **The New York Times BestsellerWith inside access and reporting, Sports Illustrated senior baseball writer and FOX Sports analyst Tom Verducci reveals how Theo Epstein and Joe Maddon built, led, and inspired the Chicago Cubs team that broke the longest championship drought in sports, chronicling their epic journey to become World Series champions.**It took 108 years, but it really happened. The ... Read more

    $12.42 AUD

  • Team Psychology in Sports

    Theory and Practice

    by Stewart Cotterill

    The ability to mould a group of talented individual athletes into an effective team takes effort and skill. Team Psychology in Sports examines the crucial factors in the development of an effective team, introducing important psychological and organizational concepts and offering evidence-based interventions for enhancing the performance of any sports team.The book neatly bridges the gap between ... Read more

    $71.49 AUD

  • A Coach's Manual for Beginners

    Coach's Pocket Guide

    by Craig Shankle

    This book is a compilation of my observations and experience over the years; it represents my personal philosophy of the game and coaching. As such, against the dictates of proper English language usage I have used personal pronouns ad nauseam because it is my experience and my philosophy.Much of what I have espoused in this book goes against sound, winning baseball theory and sound baseball ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • Baseball Hits and Bible Bits

    Trading a Diamond for a Crown

    by Frank D. Minton and 1 more

    In Baseball Hits and Bible Bits, pastor and former Minor League pitcher Frank D. Minton shares unforgettable stories and anecdotes about two of his great loves in lifebaseball and the Bible. When Minton was eleven years old, God called him to preach; that call to serve the Lord would never leave his heart. His north high school exploits on the ball fields of Wichita, Kansas, earned him a ... Read more

    $5.93 AUD

  • How to Become a Coach or Scout

    by Brad Vaughn

    Coaches teach amateur and professional athletes the skills they need to succeed at their sport. Scouts look for new players, evaluating athletes’ strengths and weaknesses as possible recruits. Many coaches also scout out new talent. Scroll up... and click on "Buy Now" to deliver almost instantly to your Kobo or other reading device. ... Read more

    $10.71 AUD

  • The Physics of Pitching

    Learn the Mechanics, Science, and Psychology of Pitching to Success

    by Len Solesky and 3 more

    The Physics of Pitching is a well-rounded and comprehensive study that explores the formula for success in pitching and the secret to staying healthy and injury free. It brings together the expertise of a professional scout and pitching consultant, a former major league pitcher and current pitching coach, a sports orthopedic surgeon, and a strength and conditioning specialist. Step-by-step ... Read more

    $30.79 AUD

  • The Baseball Coaching Manual: Little League to High School. Volume II

    by Jeff Dawson

    series Coaching Baseball #2
    The second edition is ready and just in time to correct some of the early season jitters.Still having a little trouble with parents?Ready for those young arms to reduce the number of walks?Ever really thought about what a coach stands for?If you answer yes to any of these questions, then you are ready for Edition II.We go deeper into dealing with parents, and what we as coaches really teach our ... Read more

    $5.26 AUD

  • Knack Coaching Youth Baseball

    Tips on Building a Winning Team

    by Beth Balbierz and 1 more

    Baseball is a simple enough game. Yet, mastering the skills requisite to play the game at a competitive level, regardless of one’s age, often isn’t easy. Knack Coaching Youth Baseball applies the unique Knack format—short passages of text linked to instructive photography of both boys and girls playing the sport, all organized into spread-based lessons—to present basic and advanced information ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Pitching Strategies Explained

    A Parent's Guide

    by Dan Russell

    Pitching Strategies Explained is the most comprehensive and up-to-date book in the world today on the mental strategies used by top collegiate and professional pitchers. It is a must-have for any player, parent or coach hoping to maximize success at any level of the game.Pitching Strategies Explained leaves no stone unturned as it delves into every aspect of a pitcher’s strategic universe. In ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Millennial Method: A Modern Approach to Coaching Today's Generation of Technology-Driven Athlete

    by Jason Schreiber

    Remember the good old days of coaching young athletes? Coaches gave the orders. The players responded with action instead of asking, “Why?” But those are examples of a relationship lost to the ages—specifically to the last millennium. And coaches from that last millennium in every field of sports are learning the hard way that in this millennium they now face a new kind of player personality, one ... Read more

    $4.97 AUD

  • Ozzie's School of Management

    Lessons from the Dugout, the Clubhouse, and the Doghouse

    by Rick Morrissey

    Going behind the scenes with Ozzie Guillen, baseball's most colorful and irrepressible manager, to reveal the hidden factors that create a winning teamWhen Ozzie Guillen opens his mouth, nobody knows what's going to come out. And that has made the manager of the Miami Marlins endlessly entertaining to legions of baseball fans. In language that is often as profane as it is colorful, he will lash ... Read more

    $12.53 AUD

  • Won in the Ninth

    by Christopher Mathewson

    $7.86 AUD

  • 9 in 9: Nine Life Lessons Learned from Playing Nine Positions in One Nine Inning Baseball Game

    by Justin Toole

    9 in 9 is about an opportunity where I got to play every single position on the baseball diamond in one game, all nine positions in nine innings. The book details each inning and what happened throughout the game on that special night. Once you start reading you will find that although the book is about a single game, the message in the book is much different. It isn’t about playing each position, ... Read more

    $13.81 AUD

  • Threw These Eyes

    Advice for Dads and Coaches

    by Doug Brainard

    Get a new perspective on coaching your kid in any sport!This book is for everyone, especially for dads who coach their children. Dads love and want the best for their kids, but sometimes we get off-kilter when coaching them. Keeping in mind that everyone will see a given situation in their own way, I offer advice that will help you coach through the victories as well as the defeats.I've covered ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD