Originally posted on Saturday, 17 April 2010 at ROPL.org.
April 5th was the first day of the Major League Baseball season. The season runs through October, so don’t forget to follow the Deroit Tigers. If you love baseball, there’s not just the Majors to watch. The college season has already begun, the Frontier League beings in May and there’s always the minor leagues.
If you love baseball, you’ll definitely need to check out some of our baseball books. Here are a few of our new Detroit Tigers (and Tigers related) books.
- Few and chosen: defining Detroit Tigers greatness across the eras by Lance Parrish
- Al Kaline: the biography of a Tigers icon by Jim Hawkins
- Extra innings with the voice of summer by Ernie Harwell (other books by Harwell)
- The good, the bad, and the ugly Detroit Tigers by George Cantor
- More Tigers books
We don’t just have Tigers books. Here are a few of our brand new baseball books:
- Willie Mays: the life, the legend by James S. Hirsch
- Mint condition: how baseball cards became an American obsession by Dave Jamieson
- 90% of the game is half mental by Emma Span
- Miracle ball: my hunt for the Shot heard ’round the world by Brian Biegel
- Bases loaded: the inside story of the steroid era in baseball by Kirk Radomski
- Bottom of the Ninth by Michael Shapiro
- Cooperstown confidential by Ze’ev Chafets
Baseball in Southeast Michigan:
- Detroit Tigers
- Oakland County Cruisers
- Oakland University Baseball
- Wayne State University Baseball
- University of Michigan Baseball
- MSU Baseball
Other baseball information: