Fantasy Baseball For Smart People: How To Profit Big During Mlb Season

Billy Beane and the Oakland A's flipped Major League Baseball on its head by questioning widely accepted narratives and approaching roster construction from a scientific, data-driven viewpoint. "Moneyball" revolutionized baseball, and now it's your turn to be the GM. Fantasy Baseball for Smart People: How to Profit Big During MLB Season is a Moneyball-esque guide to profiting big bucks from your love of fantasy sports. With analysis ...

The Instinctive Shot: The Practical Guide To Modern Game Shooting

  Practical, straightforward manual on how to become a better wing shooter Advice to help the beginner shoot straight and the more experienced shot shoot straighter Reference covering all aspects of worldwide wing shooting from guns, quarry, and equipment to etiquette and attire How to build a consistent swing and balanced move to the bird, regardless of species or type of shooting    

Ironman 70.3 By Henry Ash

Ironman 70.3 is the abbreviation for triathlon competitions that cover half the distance of a classical Ironman Triathlon. Also known as medium or middle distance, this event consists of a 1.2-mile swim, 56 miles of cycling and a 13.1-mile run, i.e. a total of 70.3 miles. It is anything but an easy option, but it represents a fascinating challenge for any well-trained endurance athlete. A particular highlight of the book is its great...

The League Of Outsider Baseball

Every few years, a baseball book comes along that isn’t quite like anything before it. The latest candidate for the oddball baseball hall of fame book is The League of Outsider Baseball, a hugely enjoyable volume filled with so many jaw-dropping facts that you will want to start reading from cover to cover. From an award-winning graphic artist and baseball historian comes a strikingly original illustrated history of baseball’s forgot...

Citizen’s Guide To Armed Defense

Kevin R. Davis is a full-time police officer and trainer with over 34 years of experience in law enforcement and security. He is the senior training officer for his large municipal agency. Kevin's experience includes: corrections, warrant detail, uniformed patrol, plainclothes and undercover narcotics detective. He is a former operator, team leader and lead instructor for his agency's SWAT team. Millions of people are purchasing fire...

Fußballgötter: Der Schöne Schein Des Profisports

Der Autor ist einer der am besten vernetzten Förderer der internationalen Fußballwelt. Er hat mit Top-Trainern wie Arsène Wenger diskutiert, ebenso mit Spitzenspielern. Für ihn stehen der Spieler als Mensch und seine Möglichkeiten auf dem Platz im Mittelpunkt. Zu Wort kommen werden in dem Buch u. a. der doppelte Meistertrainer Jürgen Klopp von Borussia Dortmund und der aktuelle Bayern-München-Trainer Pep Guardiola. Harry Scheffer füh...

Born To Walk: The Transformative Power Of A Pedestrian Act

This is an inherently inspirational work, and one that holds real promise for social change. Add to that: reading it is often a delightfully visceral experience. Born to Walk invigorates — it convinces you that it’s time to get off the couch, lace up your sneakers, and rediscover the simple pleasure of a good walk. The humble act of putting one foot in front of the other transcends age, geography, culture and class, and is one of the...

Running For Beginners 5th Revised Edition, 2015

As one of the cheapest and easiest way to get fit, there's no mystery around why you want to take up running. However, it can be hard to keep up, and you want to make sure you're doing it safely to achieve the best results. With this book, we teach you all the basics and give you the vital advice you need to make sure you're getting the most out of your new healthy hobby.

How To Bass Fish Like A Pro

If you could sit-down and interview some of the best pro bass fishermen in the world, what would you want them to tell you to help you improve your bass fishing skills? In this book, “How to Bass Fish Like a Pro,” Kevin VanDam will explain how he catches bass consistently, how he fishes all 12 months of the year, and in the bonus chapters, which are videos of VanDam talking directly to you, he will tell you how to fish for hot-weathe...