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Image for Two Yellows and a Blue. Inside the Locker Room: A Story of Pride, Pain, and Pills

Two Yellows and a Blue. Inside the Locker Room: A Story of Pride, Pain, and Pills

By: Brown, Bobby (with Mickey Herskowitz and John Wilson)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Inverness Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10637

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear and some edge wear and chipping to the dust jacket. 198 pages, black & white photos. Inside story from Trainers' Hall of Fame member, Bobby Brown, who recounts his days with Houston sports teams--the Oilers in football and the Aeros in hockey. He helped with the comebacks of George Blanda and Gordie Howe and was around long enough to see and be concerned about the growing number of pills athletes were taking. Humorous and candid observations. View more info

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Top-Flite Tennis

By: Browne, Mary K.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, American Sports Publishing Co.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09323

Condition: Fair


Shelf wear to boards and a slight browning to the endpapers and around the page edges. The dust jacket is chipped at the head of the spine, worn at the corners, and has a bit of edge wear. There's a large stain to the lower portion of the covers and inside of the jacket (not visible to outside of jacket). The jacket is now preserved in a Mylar cover with a paper liner between book and jacket. Stain is faintly visible to the first and last few pages of text block. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. The rest of the interior is clean. 128 pages followed by two pages of ads for Spalding t... View more info

Dogleg Madness

By: Bryan, Mike

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., The Atlantic Monthly Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00677

ISBN: 0871131765

Condition: Fine


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Lombardi: A Dynasty Remembered

By: Bynum, Mike (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashville, Athlon: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07844

ISBN: 1878839055

Condition: Near Fine


234 pages, illustrated with black and photos. A section on the Rotary Lombardi Award and its winners from 1970 to 1993 is included at the end of the book. Nice, clean copy. View more info

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Modern Football for the Spectator

By: Caldwell, Charles W., Jr.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10228

Condition: Very Good


Mild shelf wear and bumping. Binding is straight and tight. Clean copy, no writing or marks. The author was the head football coach at Princeton University. 190 pages, illustrated with 60 diagrams and figures and 16 pages of photographs. A look at American football as it was played in the early 1950s. View more info

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Golf Lessons from Sam Snead

By: Campbell, Bailey

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10506

Condition: Very Good


Mild shelf wear to boards. Rubbing, chipping, and tears to jacket. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 126 pages, illustrated. View more info

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The Best of Dave Campbell's Texas Football 1960-1989, 30th Anniversary Edition

By: Campbell, Dave

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, Taylor Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 07814

ISBN: 0878336796

Condition: Near Fine


Light bumping. Jacket has a small stain on the lower corners of the front and rear panels (book appears unaffected) and some sticker residue on the rear panel. Protected now in a new mylar cover. 274 pages, Index, and Writer Biographies. Illustrated with numerous photographs. View more info

Tales from Aggieland

By: Carter, Bo; McKenzie, Mike

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sports Publishing, L.L.C.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04219

ISBN: 1582613311

Condition: Fine


154 pages with black and white photos. View more info

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Turner Field: Rarest of Diamonds

By: Caruso, Gary

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia, Longstreet Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08398

ISBN: 1563524503

Condition: Fine


136 pages with numerous photos. Includes an up-close look at Braves owner Ted Turner and the legendary Hank Aaron and an overview of the first season (1997), with game-be-game results and player stats. View more info

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Golf Shotmaking with Billy Casper

By: Casper, Billy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Golf Digest, Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10507

Condition: Very Good


Mild wear to book; dust jacket has some chipping and small stains on the rear panel. 176 pages, illustrated. Protected in a Mylar sleeve now. View more info

Image for The Impossible Dream Remembered: The 1967 Red Sox

The Impossible Dream Remembered: The 1967 Red Sox

By: Coleman, Ken & Dan Valenti

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lexington, Massachusetts, Stephen Greene Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10639

ISBN: 0828905568

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked, and unread copy in fine, collectible condition. 260 pages with Index. lllustrated with black and white photos. The endpapers are illustrated with black and white images of the backs of Topps baseball cards of Red Sox players (most from 1967-68). The dust jacket features the color fronts of those cards. Foreword by pitcher Jim Lonborg. Also includes Day-to-Day Record: 1967, The '67 Roster: Yesterday and Today, and Awards Won in 1967. The page following the front endpapers features a color portrait of the 1967 team. The Red Sox won the 1967 American League pennant on the last ... View more info

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The Tall Mexican: The Life of Hank Aguirre All-Star Pitcher, Businessman, Humanitarian

By: Copley, Robert E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Pinata Books / Arte Publico Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06640

ISBN: 1558852255

Condition: Near Fine+


Review copy stamp on front free endpaper. 159 pages, with Chronology, baseball stats, Glossary and Index. Illustrated with 16 pages of photos. Aguirre pitched for the Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Chicago Cubs from 1955 to 1970. He later founded Mexican Industries, an auto accessories company that developed into a multi-million dollar business in Detroit. View more info

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One on One Basketball

By: Croke, Ed and Art Poretz

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Stadia Sports Publishing, Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08211

Condition: Very Good


Rubbing to the edges and extremities. Clean. Small, stapled booklet (Dell 6641) featuring photos of the NBA stars of the day (early 1970s) and a section featuring One on One - Playground Style. Pages not numbered, but about 65 pages with black and white and color photos. Top one-on-one stars of the day featured are: Earl "The Pearl" Monroe, Jerry West, Oscar Robertson, Walt Frazier, Mel Daniels, Rick Barry, Roger Brown, and Zelmo Beaty. View more info

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The OU Football Tradition: Presidents Can't Punt

By: Cross, George Lynn

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02484

Condition: Near Fine


Binding square and tight, clean interior with no marks, riting or stains. Jacket has a minor amount of wear the spine ends. Proetected in a new mylar cover. The story of building a winning tradition and the rise to greatness of the Oklahoma Sooners football program. The author, who was President of the University from 1943 to 1968, was very instrumental in elevating the football program to one of national prominence. 384 pp, indexed. Illustrated with photos, including all the team pictures from 1947 to 1963. View more info

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Young Bussey Young Stud: An All American Legend

By: Cushman, Ralph B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Bigco Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09074

ISBN: 096377610x

Condition: Near Fine


Just a trace of shelf wear and faint spotting to the top edge of the page block. The dust jacket has a couple of tiny stains, barely visible on the front. Foreword by Dr. Denton A. Cooley. 215 pages with Index. Black and white photos. Traces the life and career of Houston high school standout football player from his childhood to college at LSU and the Chicago Bears in pro ball, and finally to the Pacific Theater in World War II, where he was killed by the Japanese. View more info

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Diehl-Vardon Golf Manual with Publisher's Letter

By: Diehl, R.W. And Tom Vardon

Price: $115.00

Publisher: St. Paul, Minnesota, Western Golf Publishing Co.: 1927

Seller ID: 09262

Condition: Very Good


Light creasing to the corners. A small amount of very faint staining to the rear cover. Eighty-seven pages of situational lessons (the drive from the tee, shots on the fairway, etc.), illustrated with line drawings and halftones and action photographs of the following pros of the day: Tom Vardon (collaborator on this manual), Eddie Held, "Jimmy" Johnston, "Bobby" Jones, and Frank Dolp. Laid in is an August 1927 letter from the publisher touting the success of the Diehl-Vardon Golf Manual in the four months it has been in print. It goes on to describe the manual, with some print... View more info

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This Ain't Brain Surgery: How To Win The Pennant Without Losing Your Mind

By: Dierker, Larry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 04354

ISBN: 074320400X

Condition: Fine


Slight wear (curling) to top-edge of jacket. Protected in a new Mylar cover now. Houston Astros icon, Larry Dierker, reflects on his career from player to the broadcast booth to manager. Signed "To Patti, Aloha! Larry Dierker 49." View more info

Image for This Ain't Brain Surgery: How To Win The Pennant Without Losing Your Mind

This Ain't Brain Surgery: How To Win The Pennant Without Losing Your Mind

By: Dierker, Larry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 04401

ISBN: 074320400X

Condition: Near Fine


Houston Astros icon, Larry Dierker, reflects on his career from player to the broadcast booth to manager. Signed "To Jennifer, Aloha! Larry Dierker 49." View more info

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Yankee Doodle Dandy: The Life and Times of Tod Sloan

By: Dizikes, John

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 04290

ISBN: 0300083343

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing on rear panel of jacket. 225 pages, with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Biography of the most famous jockey in horse racing in the United States and Britain at the turn of the 20th century. He revolutionized horse racing when he abandoned the straight-up sitting position on the horse in favor of a low crouch on the neck of the horse. View more info

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Once a Bum, Always a Dodger/My Life in Baseball from Brooklyn to Los Angeles

By: Drysdale, Don; Verdi, Bob

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, St Martins Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08078

ISBN: 0312039026

Condition: Near Fine


Price-clipped dust jacket, otherwise a fine copy. 278 pages with Index and black and white photos. View more info