Easily one of the best baseball books I ve ever read Hernandez has credibility because he played in the majors or so long The most interesting game is the one he attended in person PhilliesBraves his insights into the game are excellent even Learning and Development for people who ve watched the gameor decades This is Arduino Development Cookbook from 1993 and even though there have been many changes in baseball the relationship between pitcher and batter is timeless so this book is relevant today Only gave this book 3 stars but that s a reflection on my limitations than on those of Hernandez bookI want to press this book into the hands of anyoneinds the game less exciting than Mastering Gephi Network Visualization football not that they re gonna like it but they ll get aeel The Canadian Regime for what they re missing that s why the average rating BTW the acuteeeling of what I m missing this book is so Testing Aircraft, Exploring Space far out of my league I guess if he d taken the pain to write it down to my level it would ve been 2000 pages longBaseball is only a game as chess is only a game it s all about mindfucking the otherellow not just if you are a pitcher making the schmuck with the stick swallow anything you gonna serve him but the manager the outfielder the runner and yes the batter as Hernandez showed on the ield and in this bookHe tells us the story of 2 games one week apart in June 93 a close one between Former All Star Keith Hernandez teaches even the most learned an a thing or two about baseball with his unparalleled insight into all aspects of the game rom the action in the bullpen to the positioning on the ield to the plays at the platePraise Un Cadeau pour ma Femme for Pure BaseballWe have never seen the game scrutinised with such care and detail Hernandez provides commentary on two ball games in the 1993 season a Philles Braves match up and an extra innings battle between the Tigers and the Yankees He examines the overall strategies of the game and offers good analyses ofielding techniues ba.
Ut baseballThere are exceptions Occasionally you ll get someone to share a detail about the game itself like how it elt standing in ront of this or that player but it s always in order to tell the story and the story isn t baseballSometimes you ll get a book like Moneyball which isn t a baseball book but an economicbusiness story written by an economybusiness writer that actually details integral parts of the game If you love the nature of the game of baseball it s structure it s strategies set plays and what is going through the minds of every player and manager on the Shadow Bound field reading this book is an unparalleled experience Kieth Hernandez covers two games Philadelphia versus Atlanta in the National League and Detroit versus New York in the American League played one week apart in June 1993In this case covering the games means a pitch by pitch commentary on what is going on in the game It isascinating to hear his descriptions critiues and his guesses on what is going to happen nextHernandez takes side trips to explain some elements of baseball including a 10 page explanation of the hit and runI am reading this Mapapansin Kaya? for the second time and enjoying it all the Hernandez has a good sense of humor writes in a light hearted but knowledgeable way and shows both his loveor and knowledge of the gam. Aps in the outfield pitchers who 'nibble nibble nibble are well thought out and clearly articulated He is particularly strong in analyzing the cat and mouse game played between pitchers and hitters as the count shifts the odds back and Buntus Foclora forth New York Times Book Review An MVP of a guide to the national pastimerom savvy 17 year veteran of the major leagues who remains an ardent Life at the End of thevTunnel fan in retirement Hernandez came up with an angle that works to near perfection tellingly detailed start toinish accounts of two games played midway through the 1993 baseball season Kirkus Reviewsstarre.
He Phillies and the Braves at Veteran Stadium and a ten inning 3h40min affair at Yankee Stadium against the Tigers How much you can learn テンカウント 2 [Ten Count 2] from just two regular season ball gameseaturing American League style and National League style play grass and artificial turf sluggers and slap hitters Моя семья и другие звери; Птицы, звери и родственники fundamentals well executed and others thoroughly botched shrewd managerial moves an aew dubious onesTwo games he watched The Herd from 93rd from the comfort of my living room with the sound off not as muchun as going to the ballpark and it makes it tougher to Manual for Planetary Leadership (Easy-to-Read Encyclopedia of the Spiritual Path) follow some aspects such as the defense but TV is the perfect way to watch the pitch selection and analyze an at bat And analyze he does one pitch at a timeIf he s made my post season enjoyable I ll increase the rating Promise A great guide to the serious baseballan about pitches selected count runners etc A bit much The Audio Expert for a newan Do a search about baseball books or even best baseball books You ll get a lot of good books Ball Four The Boys of Summer Eight Men Out The Glory of their Time The Soul of Baseball a personal Dawnkeepers (The Nightkeepers, favourite or mine Those areine books They are not baseball books They are biographies They tell personal or historical stories They share the lives and actions of those who played or promoted or watched the game of baseball But they are not abo. Se stealing lineups umpiring etiuette double steal rundowns hit and runs signals infield shifts and His most intense and incisive analysis however is saved خدا بود و دیگر هیچ نبود for the psychology of the pitcher hitter duels No matter where you are watching you will never again see the game in the same way PlayboyKeith Hernandez it turns out is even smarter than we thought he was in the Mets' glory years All the subtleties of baseball are revealed as the two games unfold Mr Hernandez's opinions and pet peeves intentional walks early inning sacrifices throwingastballs to prevent stolen bases large