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Author: John Underwood, Ted Williams Narrator: Angelo Di Loreto Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: March 2020 ISBN: 9781797105796
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Ted Williams was arguably the greatest pure hitter who ever lived. A lifelong student of hitting, he sought advice from every great hitter—and pitcher—he met. Drawing on that advice, as well as his own legendary life in baseball, Williams produced the all-time batting classic, The Science of Hitting. Using its detailed and concise coaching players of all skill levels will learn how to improve their fundamentals and gain keen insights into the finer points of hitting, including:

-How to Think Like a Pitcher and Guess the Pitch

-The Three Cardinal Rules for Developing a Smooth Line-Driving Swing

-The Secrets of Hip and Wrist Action

-Pitch Selection

-Bunting

-Hitting the Opposite Way

The Science of Hitting is a must-have for all baseball players looking to improve their turn at bat and for all coaches and parents teaching the sport. Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Baseball’s last .400 hitter share[s] his secrets in this primer still used at all levels of the game.”

    Paul Dickson, author of Bill Veeck: Baseball’s Greatest Maverick

  • “A major influence on my basic hitting skills through my formative years and a must for learning and knowing the strike zone.”

    Wade Boggs, American League batting champion

  • "The Science of Hitting is his comprehensive book of wisdom and anecdote, a baseball bible that offers clear, concise, well-illustrated, fundamental information on how to hit a baseball and, just as important, how to think about hitting a baseball.”

    Amazon.com

  • A #1 Amazon.com bestseller in Baseball Coaching

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About the Author

Ted Williams (1918–2002) won the American League batting championship six times and was given a place in the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1966. He was the last man to bat .400 in major league baseball and has been considered America’s leading sports fisherman. With John Underwood, he coauthored 'Fishing The Big Three’ and his autobiography, My Turn at Bat, as well as Science of Hitting about the science of baseball.

About the Narrator

J. D. Jackson is a theater professor, aspiring stage director, and award-winning audiobook narrator. He is a classically trained actor, and his television and film credits include roles on House, ER, Law & Order, Hack, Sherrybaby, Diary of a City Priest, and Lucky Number Slevin. He is the recipient of more than a dozen Earphones Awards for narration and an Odyssey Honor for G. Neri’s Ghetto Cowboy, and he was also named one of AudioFile magazine’s Best Voices of the Year for 2012 and 2013. An adjunct professor at Los Angeles Southwest College, he has an MFA in theater from Temple University.