By Dave Studenmund, Paul Swydan
The Hardball instances Annual 2014 is the last word baseball annual...the "MVP of baseball annuals." Now in its 10th 12 months, this year's version includes greater than 30 articles from the various best-known writers in baseball this present day, such as...
- Dave Cameron
- invoice James
- Joe Posnanski
- Rob Neyer
- Craig Wright
- Jeff Sullivan
- Dave Studenmund
- Craig Calcaterra
...and many different nice writers. issues comprise entire assurance of the 2013 season, distinct concentrate on many of the greatest workforce and participant surprises (and busts), certain takes on baseball heritage and state-of-the-art sabermetric analysis.
When you learn The Hardball occasions Annual 2014 you'll discover:
- How the Pirates and Dodgers positioned their groups together
- What was once at the back of Chris Davis' nice season, and why we must always fear approximately his future
- a few primary variations among pitching and hitting prospects
- How the strike region has replaced long ago 5 years (spoiler alert: a lot)
- the place Roger Clemens ranks within the record of all-time most sensible pitchers
- How groups are creatively using the shift opposed to yes hitters.
If you're a baseball fan craving to maintain that flame burning throughout the offseason, The Hardball occasions Annual is for you.
As activities Weekly acknowledged, "There are numerous baseball books that pop out each year for the vacation season, yet none as well-rounded and entire because the Hardball occasions Baseball Annual."