Emma Span’s love of baseball progressed from childhood fan, to sports reporter, to a daughter reconnecting with her father. This witty essay collection offers fans a new perspective on the game of baseball.
As we swing into the 2016 season, take a moment to reflect on last year’s World Series with this commemorative book featuring game analysis, photographs, profiles on the members of the winning team, and more.
At 162 games, baseball has the sports world’s longest season. Grueling. Thrilling. Routine. Lonely. Exhilarating. Major league ballplayers even have a name for this relentless, unmatchable rhythm: The Grind. In The Grind, Barry Svrluga has given us an unforgettably raw, inside look at the wear and tear, the glory and impermanence, of America’s pastime.