Posts Tagged ‘Sports’

David Epstein

August 27 . 2013

In this controversial and engaging exploration of athletic success, Sports Illustrated senior writer David Epstein tackles the great nature vs. nurture debate and traces how far science has come in solving this great riddle in The Sports Gene.

John Rosengren

March 12 . 2013
Hank Greenberg offers an intimate account of the man’s life on and off the field. It is a portrait of integrity, triumph over adversity, and one of the greatest baseball players to ever grace the field.

Larry Tye

February 3 . 2012

Few reliable records or news reports survive about players in the Negro Leagues but award-winning author and journalist Larry Tye has tracked down the truth about Satchel Paige, this majestic and enigmatic pitcher.