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The Suitors of Spring

The Solitary Art of Pitching, from Seaver to Sain to Dalkowski

By Pat Jordan

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Format: Paperback, 236 pages
Published In: United States, 30 March 2014
Few writers know more about pitching, and few pitchers know more about writing than Pat Jordan. Suitors of Spring is a collection of eight of Jordan's essays about pitchers and pitching, originally published in Sports Illustrated. From the cultivated genius of Tom Seaver, to the irresistible wisdom of Johnny Sain, to the tragic mystery of Steve Dalkowski, the fastest pitcher ever, Jordan's portraits show us, simply and hauntingly, that wins and losses have more to do with a pitcher's heart and mind than his velocity and location.
EAN: 9781938545276
ISBN: 1938545273
Publisher: Summer Game Books
Dimensions: 20.29 x 13.31 x 1.37 centimeters (0.27 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
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