The Best-Selling Sports Books – The New York Times

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11. White’s book “The Goshawk.”

5. An Olympic judo medalist and Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight champion and Hollywood celebrity tells her story.

4. THE JOURNEY HOME by Jorge Posada (Dey Street/HarperCollins). The end of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 20-year streak of losing seasons came in 2013 when the team adopted big-data strategies.


. EVERY DAY I FIGHT by Stuart Scott with Larry Platt (Blue Rider). A former Yankees catcher tells his story, from the ball fields of Puerto Rico to behind home plate at Yankee Stadium.

7. Scrutinizing historical and contemporary figures, the author of “Born to Run” discusses what makes a hero and what fitness techniques we can learn from some of them.

9. Martin’s). A golf instructor shares the evolution of his swing theories.

8. THE A SWING by David Leadbetter with Ron Kaspriske (St. H IS FOR HAWK by Helen Macdonald (Grove/Atlantic Inc.). A British woman who is also a lifelong falconer raises a fierce goshawk, rekindling the spirit of an Arthurian sport as she reflects and quotes from T. BIG DATA BASEBALL by Travis Sawchik (Flatiron). An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II; now a movie.

3. UNBROKEN by Laura Hillenbrand (Random House). MY FIGHT / YOUR FIGHT by Ronda Rousey with Maria Burns Ortiz (Regan Arts). TY COBB by Charles Leerhsen (Simon Schuster). A biography that takes another look at a controversial outfielder who died in 1961.

10. NATURAL BORN HEROES by Christopher McDougall (Knopf). PEDRO by Pedro Martinez and Michael Silverman (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt). H. . THE BOYS IN THE BOAT by Daniel James Brown (Penguin). The University of Washington’s eight-oar crew and its quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.


Trying to decide what to read on the beach this holiday weekend? Here are the best-selling sports books in May 2015, according to the New York Times best-seller list.

1. Memoir from an eight-time All-Star, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series champion pitcher.


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