THE PRICE OF WINNING

The Price of Winning: The Rise and Fall of a National Champion will be available later this year. Learn more about the story, read a sample chapter and sign up for email alerts to be notified when the book will be available for purchase.

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THE RUMOR

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On Aug. 14, 1997, an electrical failure at Camden Yards caused the Baltimore Orioles and Seattle Mariners to postpone their scheduled game. "The Rumor," a new podcast, explores the truth as to why the outage happened. It involves Cal Ripken, his wife Kelly and Kevin Costner, yes, THE Kevin Costner.

MUSINGS FROM THE MARGINS: THE BASEBALL 100

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The Baseball 100 treats readers to the whole rich pageant of baseball history in a single volume. Chapter by chapter, Posnanski invites readers to examine common lore with brand-new eyes and learn stories that have long gone unheard.

BEING JOHN SMOLTZ

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John Smoltz

For all of us who have dreamed of being a Major League Baseball broadcaster, take a look at Twitter. When I saw John Smoltz trending on Twitter during Game 4 of the World Series, I got curious and made the mistake of tapping on his name.