Sports as an organizing principle for stumbling through life and fatherhood—funny, enchanting and lyrical. Painfully familiar.
A Game of Their Own
The firsthand accounts of Team USA women's baseballers bring life and pathos to what can sometimes feel a bit academic.
How Champions Think
Dr. Bob Rotella
Pioneering sports shrink's useful, self-helpish summation of his theories on high performance both on-field and off.
The Journey Home
Well-told personal story and pitch-by-pitch recall of big games enliven Yankees backstop's account of career in pinstripes.