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Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution / Brian Kenny.

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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 796.357 KEN (Text) 36626103759528 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland 796.357 K34 (Text) 76383000442697 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
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Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 796.357 KEN (Text) 78551000527062 Non-Fiction Checked out 12/21/2016
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 796.357 Kenny (Text) 31208912457894 new non-fiction Available -
Seymour Main Library 796.357 KENNY (Text) 37500004217986 New Items Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781501106330 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1501106333 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: viii, 353 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-333) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. The Herd -- 2. Good looking beats good pitching -- 3. The will to (not) win -- 4. The Epiphany -- 5. The Godfather -- 6. What you don't know, will hurt you -- 7. The tyranny of the batting average -- 8. The W -- 9. The Save -- 10. Bullpenning -- 11. When bad contracts happen to good people -- 12. Hall of Fame -- 13. Triple Crown -- a love story -- 14. The mis-education of the voting sportswriter -- 15. The '41 MVP -- Blind squirrels find nut -- 16. Department of Decision Sciences -- 17. The year of getting smart -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: The MLB Network commentator draws on stories from baseball's present and past to reveal the important role of analytical thinking in today's game, examining why baseball leaders have compromised teams by favoring traditional rather than logical strategies.
Subject: Baseball > United States > Miscellanea.

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