April 17, 2010
Baseball season has begun, and the Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend by James S. Hirsch is the best baseball biography I have read in years. In the spirit of sharing, I am giving away a copy of this book as well as a $100 Threadless gift certificate to one lucky Largehearted Boy reader.
Willie Mays was my father's favorite baseball player, the ultimate five tools player.
To enter the contest, leave a comment in this post naming your favorite baseball player. My own favorite? Of current players I am most impressed with Chase Utley.
The winner will receive the following prizes:
The winner will be chosen randomly at midnight CT Friday evening (April 23rd).
also at Largehearted Boy:
52 Books, 52 Weeks (my yearly reading series)
Atomic Books Comics Preview (highlights of the week's new comics)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
guest book reviews
Largehearted Word (highlights of the week's book releases)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)