Praise for The Brushback Report
“An amazing accomplishment! Breaking the color barrier suddenly seems so pedestrian.” -Jackie Robinson
“This brilliant book reminds me of my 56-game hitting streak. No, wait a minute. That was Joe DiMaggio.” – Lou Gehrig
“Grrrrgrgrrpppllpllprrrgrghh. Grppllpprrgpplpgprpp.” – Seabiscuit
“The Brushback Report is pretty good, but I probably shouldn't be quoted here since I'm not dead. I'm not...right?” - Yogi Berra
“The Carthaginians defending the city were attacked by three Roman legions. The Carthaginians were proud and brave but they couldn't hold. They were massacred. Arab women stripped them of their tunics and their swords and lances. The soldiers lay naked in the sun. Two thousand years ago. I was here.”
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
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Don’t you have better things to do than write fake sports stories?
“Unencumbered by facts or logic, Saraiva has had a great time making up a lot of stories that will make readers laugh and some that will occasion the odd thoughtful pause.”
"Saraiva smacks down the giants and the gnats of sport and puts a booger in the Vaseline of even the best of the Hall of Famers. It's a hoot of a big-format paperback, illustrated and utterly without redemption. Everything a book like this ought to be." - Blue Ridge Business Journal