A History of Baseball in Ten Pitches
New York : Doubleday, 
Edition: First edition.
Description: xiv, 302 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
"A history of baseball in ten pitches"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents: The slider : a little itty bitty dot -- The fastball : velo is king -- The curveball : a karate chop with a ball -- The knuckleball : grabbing the wing of a butterfly -- The splitter : through the trap door -- The screwball : the Sasquatch of baseball -- The sinker : the furthest strike from the hitter's eyes -- The changeup : a dollar bill hooked on a fishing line -- The spitball : hit the dry side -- The cutter : at the end, it will move.
ISBN: 9780385541015 (hardcover)