The World Series

The Red Sox may not have made the playoffs this year, but you can still enjoy the excitement of the Fall Classic with these great books.
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Saying it's so : a cultural history of the Black Sox scandal Daniel A Nathan Saying it's so : a cultural history of the Black Sox scandal cover image
Little League, big dreams : the hope, the hype and the glory of the greatest World Series ever played Charles C Euchner Little League, big dreams : the hope, the hype and the glory of the greatest World Series ever played cover image
The betrayal : the 1919 World Series and the birth of modern baseball Charles Fountain The betrayal : the 1919 World Series and the birth of modern baseball cover image
The boys who were left behind : the 1944 World Series between the hapless St. Louis Browns and the legendary St. Louis Cardinals John Heidenry The boys who were left behind : the 1944 World Series between the hapless St. Louis Browns and the legendary St. Louis Cardinals cover image
The first World Series and the baseball fanatics of 1903 Roger I Abrams The first World Series and the baseball fanatics of 1903 cover image
Game six : Cincinnati, Boston, and the 1975 World Series : the triumph of America's pastime Mark Frost Game six : Cincinnati, Boston, and the 1975 World Series : the triumph of America's pastime cover image
After the miracle : the lasting brotherhood of the '69 Mets Art Shamsky After the miracle : the lasting brotherhood of the '69 Mets cover image
100 years of the World Series Eric Enders 100 years of the World Series cover image
The first fall classic : the Red Sox, the Giants and the cast of players, pugs, and politicos who reinvented the World Series in 1912 Mike Vaccaro The first fall classic : the Red Sox, the Giants and the cast of players, pugs, and politicos who reinvented the World Series in 1912 cover image
Boston Red Sox : 2007 World Series champions Boston Red Sox : 2007 World Series champions cover image
The bad guys won : a season of brawling, boozing, bimbo chasing, and championship baseball with Straw, Doc, Mookie, Nails, the Kid, and the rest of the 1986 Mets, the rowdiest team ever to put on a New York uniform, and maybe the best Jeff Pearlman The bad guys won : a season of brawling, boozing, bimbo chasing, and championship baseball with Straw, Doc, Mookie, Nails, the Kid, and the rest of the 1986 Mets, the rowdiest team ever to put on a New York uniform, and maybe the best cover image
The plan : Epstein, Maddon, and the audacious blueprint for a Cubs dynasty David Kaplan The plan : Epstein, Maddon, and the audacious blueprint for a Cubs dynasty cover image
Remember my name : my story, from first pitch to game changer Mo'Ne Davis Remember my name : my story, from first pitch to game changer cover image
Big Papi : la historia de mis anhelos y mis grandes batazos David Ortiz Big Papi : la historia de mis anhelos y mis grandes batazos cover image
Homegrown : how the Red Sox built a champion from the ground up Alex Speier Homegrown : how the Red Sox built a champion from the ground up cover image
Miracle ball : my hunt for the Shot heard 'round the world Brian Biegel Miracle ball : my hunt for the Shot heard 'round the world cover image
Glory in the fall : the greatest moments in World Series history Glory in the fall : the greatest moments in World Series history cover image
Finally! : Red Sox are the champions after 86 years Finally! : Red Sox are the champions after 86 years cover image
Pitch by pitch : my view of one unforgettable game Bob Gibson Pitch by pitch : my view of one unforgettable game cover image
Game 7, 1986 : failure and triumph in the biggest game of my life Ron Darling Game 7, 1986 : failure and triumph in the biggest game of my life cover image
The boys of October : how the 1975 Boston Red Sox embodied baseball's ideals and restored our spirits Doug Hornig The boys of October : how the 1975 Boston Red Sox embodied baseball's ideals and restored our spirits cover image
Burying the Black Sox : how baseball's cover-up of the 1919 World Series fix almost succeeded Gene Carney Burying the Black Sox : how baseball's cover-up of the 1919 World Series fix almost succeeded cover image
The Cubs way : the zen of building the best team in baseball and breaking the curse Tom Verducci The Cubs way : the zen of building the best team in baseball and breaking the curse cover image
Green monster Rick Shefchik Green monster cover image
They bled blue : the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers : Fernandomania, strike-season mayhem, and the weirdest championship baseball had ever seen Jason Turbow They bled blue : the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers : Fernandomania, strike-season mayhem, and the weirdest championship baseball had ever seen cover image
When Boston won the World Series : a chronicle of Boston's remarkable victory in the first modern World Series of 1903 Bob Ryan When Boston won the World Series : a chronicle of Boston's remarkable victory in the first modern World Series of 1903 cover image
Change-up : mystery at the World Series John Feinstein Change-up : mystery at the World Series cover image
They said it couldn't be done : the '69 Mets, New York City, and the most astounding season in baseball history Wayne R Coffey They said it couldn't be done : the '69 Mets, New York City, and the most astounding season in baseball history cover image
The gashouse gang : how Dizzy Dean, Leo Durocher, Branch Rickey, Pepper Martin, and their colorful, come-from-behind ball club won the World Series-and America's heart-during the Great Depression John Heidenry The gashouse gang : how Dizzy Dean, Leo Durocher, Branch Rickey, Pepper Martin, and their colorful, come-from-behind ball club won the World Series-and America's heart-during the Great Depression cover image
Mind game : [how the Boston Red Sox got smart, won a World Series, and created a new blueprint for winning] Mind game : [how the Boston Red Sox got smart, won a World Series, and created a new blueprint for winning] cover image
100 things Red Sox fans should know & do before they die Nick Cafardo 100 things Red Sox fans should know & do before they die cover image
Hurricane season : the unforgettable story of the 2017 Houston Astros and the resilience of a city Joe Holley Hurricane season : the unforgettable story of the 2017 Houston Astros and the resilience of a city cover image
All the stars came out that night : a novel Kevin King All the stars came out that night : a novel cover image
The fall classic : the definitive history of the World Series Eric Enders The fall classic : the definitive history of the World Series cover image
The 1988 Dodgers : reliving the championship season K P Wee The 1988 Dodgers : reliving the championship season cover image
The original curse : did the Cubs throw the 1918 World Series to Babe Ruth's Red Sox and incite the Black Sox Scandal? Sean Deveney The original curse : did the Cubs throw the 1918 World Series to Babe Ruth's Red Sox and incite the Black Sox Scandal? cover image
Why not us? : the 86-year journey of the Boston Red Sox fans from unparalleled suffering to the promised land of the 2004 World Series Leigh Montville Why not us? : the 86-year journey of the Boston Red Sox fans from unparalleled suffering to the promised land of the 2004 World Series cover image
Boston Red Sox : 2004 World Series champions Boston Red Sox : 2004 World Series champions cover image
The long ball : the summer of '75 -- spaceman, catfish, Charlie Hustle, and the greatest World Series ever played Tom Adelman The long ball : the summer of '75 -- spaceman, catfish, Charlie Hustle, and the greatest World Series ever played cover image
Teammate : my journey in baseball and a World Series for the ages David Ross Teammate : my journey in baseball and a World Series for the ages cover image
Praying for Gil Hodges : a memoir of the 1955 World Series and one family's love of the Brooklyn Dodgers Thomas Oliphant Praying for Gil Hodges : a memoir of the 1955 World Series and one family's love of the Brooklyn Dodgers cover image
Big Papi : my story of big dreams and big hits David Ortiz Big Papi : my story of big dreams and big hits cover image
Perfect : Don Larsen's miraculous World Series game and the men who made it happen Lewis J Paper Perfect : Don Larsen's miraculous World Series game and the men who made it happen cover image
Here's the catch : a memoir of the miracle Mets and more Ron Swoboda Here's the catch : a memoir of the miracle Mets and more cover image
The year of the pitcher : Bob Gibson, Denny McLain, and the end of baseball's golden age Sridhar Pappu The year of the pitcher : Bob Gibson, Denny McLain, and the end of baseball's golden age cover image
Change-up : mystery at the World Series John Feinstein Change-up : mystery at the World Series cover image
Electric October : seven World Series games, six lives, five minutes of fame that lasted forever Kevin Cook Electric October : seven World Series games, six lives, five minutes of fame that lasted forever cover image
It ain't so : a might-have-been history of the White Sox in 1919 and beyond Michael T Lynch It ain't so : a might-have-been history of the White Sox in 1919 and beyond cover image
Buzz saw : the improbable story of how the Washington Nationals won the World Series Jesse Dougherty Buzz saw : the improbable story of how the Washington Nationals won the World Series cover image
2004 official Major League Baseball World Series program. 2004 official Major League Baseball World Series program. cover image