Billy Martin: Baseball's Flawed Genius
Released! 04/07/2015
Billy Martin: Baseball's Flawed Genius
by Bill Pennington
Hardcover

  
The definitive biography of one of baseball’s most celebrated, mercurial, and misunderstood figures 
   
Billy Martin is a story of contrasts. He was the clutch second baseman for the dominant New York Yankees of the 1950s. He then spent sixteen seasons managing in the big leagues, and is considered by anyone who knows baseball to have been a true baseball genius, a field manager without peer. Yet he’s remembered more for his habit of kicking dirt on umpires, for be... read more