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    • The Education of a Pitcher
    • By: David Cone, Jack Curry - contributor
    • Narrated by: David Cone
    • Length: 12 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    Met and Yankee All-Star Pitcher David Cone shares lessons from the World Series and beyond in this essential memoir for baseball fans everywhere. To any baseball fan, David Cone was a bold and brilliant pitcher. During his 17-year career, he became a master of the mechanics and mental toughness a pitcher needs to succeed in the major leagues. A five-time All-Star and five-time World champion now gives his full count - balls and strikes, errors and outs - of his colorful life in baseball.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Hyper-smooth; perfect for any baseball fan!

    • By Brigham on 06-15-19

    Regular price: $29.65

    • The Sports Gene

    • Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance
    • By: David Epstein
    • Narrated by: David Epstein
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,475
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,290
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,286

    Are stars like Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, and Serena Williams genetic freaks put on Earth to dominate their respective sports? Or are they simply normal people who overcame their biological limits through sheer force of will and obsessive training? 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.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Epstein writes! He scores!

    • By Cynthia on 08-17-13

    Regular price: $22.04

    • Broken Open: Mountains, Demons, Treadmills and a Search for Nirvana

    • By: David Clark
    • Narrated by: David Clark
    • Length: 11 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    David Clark is a formerly obese alcoholic and fast food junkie who found a new life in running. Now, 13 years after his transformation, he shares his inspiring story of taking running to the extreme edge of his physical and spiritual breaking points. Having run more than a hundred races, including the Leadville 100-Mile Trail Run and the Hardrock 100, David has achieved unimaginable success in the ultramarathon world, considering his humble start.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • supremely open .

    • By sonny lee owen on 06-25-19

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Teammate

    • My Journey in Baseball and a World Series for the Ages
    • By: David Ross, Don Yaeger, Theo Epstein - foreword
    • Narrated by: Gregory Abbey
    • Length: 6 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 258
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 236
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 233

    In 2016 the Cubs snapped a 108-year curse, winning the World Series in a history-making, seven-game series against the Cleveland Indians. Of the many storylines to Chicago's fairytale season, one stood out: the late-career renaissance of David Ross, the 39-year-old catcher who had played back-up for 13 of his 15 pro seasons. Beyond Ross's remarkably strong play, he became the ultimate positive force in the Cubs locker room, mentoring and motivating his fellow players, some of them nearly 20 years his junior.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Grandpa Rossy

    • By MeDi on 05-21-17

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Range

    • How Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World
    • By: David Epstein
    • Narrated by: Will Damron
    • Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    In this landmark audiobook, David Epstein shows that the way to excel is by sampling widely, gaining a breadth of experiences, taking detours, experimenting relentlessly, juggling many interests - in other words, by developing range. Studying the world’s most successful athletes, artists, musicians, inventors and scientists, Epstein discovered that in most fields - especially those that are complex and unpredictable - generalists, not specialists, are primed to excel. They are also more creative, more agile and able to make connections their more specialized peers can’t see. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Hopeful message for the late bloomers

    • By Panashe on 07-08-19
    • How Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World
    • By: David Epstein
    • Narrated by: Will Damron
    • Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
    • Release date: 06-27-19
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 8 ratings

    Regular price: $13.08

    • October 1964

    • By: David Halberstam
    • Narrated by: Angelo Di Loreto
    • Length: 13 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32

    David Halberstam, an avid sports writer with an investigative reporter’s tenacity, superbly details the end of the 15-year reign of the New York Yankees in October 1964. That October found the Yankees going head-to-head with the St. Louis Cardinals for the World Series pennant. Expertly weaving the narrative threads of both teams’ seasons, Halberstam brings the major personalities on the field - from switch-hitter Mickey Mantle to pitcher Bob Gibson - to life. Using the teams’ subcultures, Halberstam also analyzes the cultural shifts of the '60s. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • an excellent baseball book

    • By Joe H on 12-31-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Alone on the Wall (Expanded Edition)

    • By: Alex Honnold, David Roberts
    • Narrated by: Andrew Eiden, Will Damron
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Alone on the Wall recounts the most astonishing achievements of Honnold's extraordinary life and career, brimming with lessons on living fearlessly, taking risks, and maintaining focus even in the face of extreme danger. Now Honnold tells, for the first time and in his own words, the story of his three hours and 56 minutes on the sheer face of El Cap, which Outside called "the moon landing of free soloing.... A generation-defining climb. Bad ass and beyond words.... One of the pinnacle sporting moments of all time." 

    Regular price: $18.16

    • Playing for Keeps

    • Michael Jordan and the World He Made
    • By: David Halberstam
    • Narrated by: J. D. Jackson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    In Playing for Keeps, David Halberstam takes the first full measure of Michael Jordan's epic career, one of the great American stories of our time. A narrative of astonishing power and human drama, brimming with revealing anecdotes and penetrating insights, the audiobook chronicles the forces in Jordan's life that have shaped him into history's greatest basketball player and the larger forces that have converged to make him the most famous living human being in the world. 

    Regular price: $38.50

    • The Education of a Coach

    • By: David Halberstam
    • Narrated by: Tom Stechshulte
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 230
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 207
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204

    Bill Belichick's 31 years in the NFL have been marked by amazing success - most recently with the New England Patriots. In this groundbreaking book, The Education of a Coach, David Halberstam explores the nuances of both the game and the man behind it. He uncovers what makes Bill Belichick tick both on and off the field.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good for NFL Junky

    • By Jose on 04-07-17

    Regular price: $28.50

    • The Breaks of the Game

    • By: David Halberstam
    • Narrated by: Brian Troxell
    • Length: 17 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121

    The tactile authenticity of Halberstam's knowledge of the basketball world is unrivaled. Yet he is writing here about far more than just basketball. This is a story about a place in our society where power, money, and talent collide and sometimes corrupt, a place where both national obsessions and naked greed are exposed.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book is a must read for all NBA junkies.

    • By Kyle on 06-13-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Winning Formula

    • By: David Coulthard
    • Narrated by: David Coulthard, Peter Forbes
    • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    In The Winning Formula, driver, commentator and entrepreneur David Coulthard opens the doors to the secretive world of F1 and reveals in simple, entertaining and utterly compelling terms how he has been able to master this mind-boggling variety of disciplines by applying the skills honed from his years at the top of the world's most demanding motorsport.

    Regular price: $30.54

    • The Big One

    • An Island, an Obsession, and the Furious Pursuit of a Great Fish
    • By: David Kinney
    • Narrated by: Noah Michael Levine
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Here is the story of a community - Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts - and a sporting event - the island's legendary Striped Bass & Bluefish Derby - that is rendered with the same depth, color, and emotional power of the best fiction. Among the characters we meet Dick Hathaway, a crotchety legend who once caught a bluefish from a helicopter and was ultimately banned for cheating; and Janet Messineo, a recovering alcoholic who says that striped bass saved her life.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • On Tennis

    • Five Essays
    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117

    A "long-time rabid fan of tennis" and a regionally ranked tennis player in his youth, David Foster Wallace wrote about the game like no one else. On Tennis presents David Foster Wallace's five essays on the sport, published between 1990 and 2006, and hailed as some of the greatest and most innovative sports writing of our time.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Inspiration, though, is contagious, and multiform

    • By Darwin8u on 01-27-17

    Regular price: $11.39

    • KD

    • Kevin Durant's Relentless Pursuit to Be the Greatest
    • By: Marcus Thompson
    • Narrated by: David Sadzin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 19

    Golden State Warriors insider and best-selling author Marcus Thompson delivers the definitive biography of one of the most extraordinary basketball players in NBA history - Kevin Durant.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • NICE!!!

    • By Alex Harrison on 06-04-19
    • Kevin Durant's Relentless Pursuit to Be the Greatest
    • By: Marcus Thompson
    • Narrated by: David Sadzin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Release date: 05-14-19
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 21 ratings

    Regular price: $17.00

    • Clemente

    • The Passion and Grace of Baseball's Last Hero
    • By: David Maraniss
    • Narrated by: David Maraniss
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 66
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32

    Anyone who saw Roberto Clemente, as he played with a beautiful fury, will never forget him. He was a work of art in a game too often defined by statistics. During his career with the Pittsburgh Pirates, he won four batting titles and led his team to championships in 1960 and 1971, getting a hit in all 14 World Series games in which he played. His career ended with 3,000 hits, the magical 3,000th coming in his final at-bat.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Good, but not great

    • By Ted on 11-24-06
    • The Passion and Grace of Baseball's Last Hero
    • By: David Maraniss
    • Narrated by: David Maraniss
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 04-19-06
    • 4 out of 5 stars 66 ratings

    Regular price: $23.93

    • Playing for Keeps

    • Michael Jordan and the World He Made
    • By: David Halberstam
    • Narrated by: Richard M. Davidson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 20

    Michael Jordan is more than a great basketball player, he is a cultural phenomenon. This remarkable book by a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer offers human drama and penetrating insights into professional athletics. It helps you understand Jordan's epic career in the context of the new world of sports - one with higher stakes, more pressure, and less humanity. Playing for Keeps takes you on the road with the team as the Chicago Bulls undergo their long, hard journey to six world championships.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brings you back!

    • By Rich Laguardia on 08-02-18

    Regular price: $38.49

    • When Pride Still Mattered

    • By: David Maraniss
    • Narrated by: Richard M. Davidson
    • Length: 28 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 163
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144

    More than any other sports figure, Vince Lombardi transformed football into a metaphor for the American experience. The nine seasons during which he led the Green Bay Packers to five world championships is the most storied period in NFL history. Lombardi became a legend, a symbol to many of leadership, discipline, perseverance, and teamwork, and to others of an obsession with winning. Maraniss captures the myth and the man, football, God, and country in a thrilling biography that has become an American classic.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • when men still mattered

    • By Raleigh on 05-18-12

    Regular price: $58.28

    • Ultimate Glory

    • Frisbee, Obsession, and My Wild Youth
    • By: David Gessner
    • Narrated by: David Gessner
    • Length: 11 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Before he made a name for himself as an acclaimed essayist and nature writer, David Gessner devoted his 20s to a cultish sport called Ultimate Frisbee. Like his teammates and rivals, he trained for countless hours, sacrificing his body and potential career for a chance at fleeting glory without fortune or fame. His only goal: to win Nationals and go down in Ultimate history as one of the greatest athletes no one has ever heard of.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful!

    • By JoyHouseDad on 06-30-19

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Education of a Coach

    • By: David Halberstam
    • Narrated by: Eric Conger
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Bill Belichick is one of the most intriguing yet enigmatic figures in contemporary American sports. He is the best professional football coach of our era, and his New England Patriot teams are the winner of three of the last four Super Bowls, including one of the most stunning upsets in that championship series. Yet until now, Belichick has deliberately stayed as far from the spotlight as possible, proving himself as elusive as he is talented.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Just OK

    • By Steve on 11-28-05

    Regular price: $17.10

    • The Sports Gene

    • Talent, Practice and the Truth About Success
    • By: David Epstein
    • Narrated by: David Epstein
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    In this ground-breaking and entertaining exploration of athletic success, award-winning writer David Epstein gets to the heart of the great nature vs. nurture debate, and explodes myths about how and why humans excel. Along the way, Epstein exposes the flaws in the so-called 10,000-hour rule that states that rigorous practice from a young age is the only route to success.

    Regular price: $23.55

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