My Cubs: A Love Story
4.5 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
NPR's Scott Simon's personal, heartfelt reflections on his beloved Chicago Cubs, replete with club lore, memorable anecdotes, frenetic fandom, and wise and adoring intimacy that have made the world champion Cubbies baseball's most tortured - and n...
Opening Day: The Story of Jackie Robinson's First Season
4.4 out of 5 stars with 246 reviews
April 15, 1947, marked the most important opening day in baseball history. When Jackie Robinson stepped onto the diamond that afternoon at Ebbets Field, he became the first black man to break into major-league baseball. World War II had just ended. D...
Forever Blue: The True Story of Walter O'Malley
4.1 out of 5 stars with 210 reviews
Reviled in New York and beloved in Los Angeles, O'Malley is one of the most controversial owners in the history of American sports. He remade major league baseball and altered the course of history in both Brooklyn and Los Angeles when he moved the ...