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Thursday, January 24, 2019

ROB NEYER WINS 2018 CASEY Award for Powerball

Spitball is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2018 CASEY Award for Best Baseball Book of the Year is Rob Neyer and HarperCollins for Powerball: Anatomy of a Modern Baseball Game. In a field crowded with outstanding contenders, Powerball beat out the second-place finisher, The Big Fella by Jane Leavy, also by Harper, by two points; and the third-place book, Baseball in a Grain of Sand by Bill Gruber

I listened to the audio version of the book, with Neyer as narrator, and it really is excellent.  Congrats to Rob!

Mike Webber Posted: January 24, 2019 at 05:07 PM | 17 comment(s)
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