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ₐ $0.00 Read [ The Baseball Whisperer: A Small-Town Coach Who Shaped Big League Dreams ] ₮ By Michael Tackett ⃑ ₐ $0.00 Read [ The Baseball Whisperer: A Small-Town Coach Who Shaped Big League Dreams ] ₮ By Michael Tackett ⃑ An uplifting take of old fashioned values like loyalty and perseverance Field of Dreamswas only superficially about baseball It was really about life.So is The Baseball Whispererwith the added advantage of being all true.MLB.com Gauzy portrait of a small town, summer league coach in Iowa who taught baseball and life, producing 36 pros.Sports Illustrated The Baseball Whisperer is a book that teaches the reader as much about hard work and American values as it does about the game of baseball Through one mans efforts, hundreds of young men from all over the country and from different economic backgrounds came through a small town in Iowa and learned how to be better baseball players Along the way they also became better people You dont have to love baseball or even sports to learn from the magic that happened in southwestern Iowa.Joe Buck, FOX Sports broadcaster In reading The Baseball Whisperer I was able to relive two glorious summers that had such a profound impact on both my personal and professional life Merl, Mrs E berly , and the entire Clarinda communitywill always have a special place in my heart To this day I still love telling stories about my time as a Clarinda A.Bud Black, 2010 National League Manager of the Year and former As pitcher Mike Tackett, talented journalist and baseball lover, has hit the sweet spot of the bat with his first book The Baseball Whisperer takes one coach and one small Iowa town and illuminates both a sport and the human spirit.David Maraniss, author of Clemente and When Pride Still Mattered Michael Tackett takes us to a wonderful place and time in his heartwarming story about the small town man who made big baseball dreams come true The Baseball Whisperer is a compelling sports story, but it also delivers on the valuable life lessons that come from great sports leadership hard work, honesty, compassion The story of summer league baseball is the story of the American heartland, and Tackett has captured it beautifully.Christine Brennan, USA Today sports columnist andABC News, CNN, and PBS commentator For all who care about baseball, character and leadership, Michael Tackett has brought us the inspiring and unforgettable story of a phenomenal coach and his legacy.Michael Beschloss, author of Presidential Courage Tackett reminds readers of just how close baseball lies to the nations heart Deeply engrossing One of baseballs most humanizing backstories.Booklist, starred review A remarkable tribute to an exceptional coach Tacketts story touts a man from small town America who was a major influence on our national pastime.Publishers Weekly A charming book about the affirmative side of sports.Library Journal If you need a book about the affirmative side of sports, this is the one for you.Evanston RoundTable Its ideal summer reading, blending history, sports and the influence of one man on so many people Des Moines Register A fitting tribute to the Eberlys Also a tribute to Clarinda and the values of small towns.St Louis Post Dispatch Charming.The National Book Review Mr Tackett has done something worthy in chronicling Eberlys life so thoroughly.The Wall Street Journal Crackerjack account.Dan Shaughnessy, The Boston GlobeFrom an award winning journalist, a real lifeField of Dreamsstory about a legendary coach and theprofessional caliber baseball program he built in Americas heartland, where boys comesummer after summer to be molded intoballplayers and men Clarinda, Iowa, population 5,000, sits two hours from anything There, between the corn fields and hog yards, is a ball field with a bronze bust of a man named Merl Eberly, a baseball whisperer who specialized in second chances and lost causes.The statue was a gift from one of Merls original long shot projects, a skinny kid from the ghetto in Los Angeles who would one day become a beloved Hall of Fame shortstop Ozzie Smith.The Baseball Whisperertraces the remarkable story of Merl Eberly and his Clarinda As baseball team, which he tended over the course of five decades, transforming it from a town team to a collegiate summer league powerhouse Along with Ozzie Smith, future manager Bud Black, and star player Von Hayes, Merl developed scores of major leaguers six of which are currently playing In the process, Merl taught them to be men, insisting on hard work, integrity, and responsibility More than a book about ballplayers who landed in the nations agricultural heartland, The Baseball Whisperer is the story of a coach who put character and dedication first, and reminds us of the best, purest form of baseball excellence. 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    • $0.00
    • 285 pages
    • The Baseball Whisperer: A Small-Town Coach Who Shaped Big League Dreams
    • Michael Tackett
    • English
    • 2017-05-16T11:12+02:00