Books in the Genre Baseball

List of recommended books of the genre baseball, with author and brief synopsis of each book.

(arranged alphabetically)

Featured books for the genre Baseball

The Yankee Years

Book: The Yankee Years

Author: Joe Torre y Tom Verducci

Description: 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. The famously tough and mercurial owner, George Steinbrenner, had fired seventeen managers during that span. Torreā€™s appointment was greeted with Bronx cheers from the notoriously brutal New... (keep reading...)