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High Heat

High Heat

The Secret History of the Fastball and the Improbable Search for the Fastest Pitcher of All Time

What is it about a quality fastball that brings us to the edge of our seats? How is it humanly possible to throw faster than 100 mph? And the big question: Who is the fastest pitcher ever?

High Heat takes us on what filmmaker Ken Burns calls a “compelling, relentless, riveting” quest to deliver answers to the most intriguing questions about the fastball. Wendel provides insight into one of baseball’s most exhilarating yet mystifying draws while exploring the remarkable feats and trials of the pitchers who have attempted to master it.

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Genre: Nonfiction / Sports & Recreation / Baseball

On Sale: March 22nd 2011

Price: $10.99 / $13.99 (CAD)

Page Count: 304

ISBN-13: 9780306820649

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