Sep 24, 2012

Book Teaser: One Last Strike by Tony La Russa

"Injuries are part of the game, an adversity you have to get accustomed to overcoming because one way or another they factor into every season." (p. 52)
One Last Strike: Fifty Years in Baseball, Ten and a Half Game Back, and One Final Championship Season by Tony La Russa
Release date: September 25, 2012; William Morrow hardcover
Genre: sports memoir

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly meme hosted by MizB; choose sentences at random from your current read. Identify the author and title for readers.


  1. I used to love baseball but stopped watching. I have no real reason either... weird how things just change.

  2. Seems like a very poignant statement.

  3. I'm not into sports at all, so this memoir didn't catch my attention, but I know some others would probably love it. I did like that quote though!

  4. I always wonder why they take the risks--I guess its for love of the game. kaye—the road goes ever ever on

  5. I am not a sporty girl. :)


    Here is my teaser from MURDER TAKES TIME by Giacomo Giammatteo. It was GOOD...just finished it yesterday.


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