The Resource Watching baseball smarter : a professional fan's guide for beginners, semi-experts, and deeply serious geeks, Zack Hample, (eaudio)

Watching baseball smarter : a professional fan's guide for beginners, semi-experts, and deeply serious geeks, Zack Hample, (eaudio)

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Watching baseball smarter : a professional fan's guide for beginners, semi-experts, and deeply serious geeks
Title
Watching baseball smarter
Title remainder
a professional fan's guide for beginners, semi-experts, and deeply serious geeks
Statement of responsibility
Zack Hample
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Language
eng
Summary
This smart and funny fan's guide to baseball explains the ins and outs of pitching, hitting, running, and fielding, while offering insider trivia and anecdotes that will appeal to anyone-whether you're a major league couch potato, lifelong season ticket-holder, or a beginner. What is the difference between a slider and a curveball? At which stadium did "The Wave" first make an appearance? How do some hitters use iPods to improve their skills? Which positions are never played by lefties? Why do some players urinate on their hands? Combining the narrative voice and attitude of Michael Lewis with the compulsive brilliance of Schott's Miscellany, Watching Baseball Smarter will increase your understanding and enjoyment of the sport-no matter what your level of expertise
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1977-
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Hample, Zack
Dewey number
796.357
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not applicable
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not applicable
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Barry Abrams
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  • Abrams, Barry
  • hoopla digital
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  • Baseball
  • Baseball fans
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Watching baseball smarter : a professional fan's guide for beginners, semi-experts, and deeply serious geeks, Zack Hample, (eaudio)
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unknown
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digital storage
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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  • not applicable
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Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 32 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781541490505
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11983565
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11983565
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MWT11983565
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Watching baseball smarter : a professional fan's guide for beginners, semi-experts, and deeply serious geeks, Zack Hample, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 32 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781541490505
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11983565
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11983565
System control number
MWT11983565
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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