Starting and Closing: Perseverance, Faith, and One More Year (Hardcover)

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Cy Young Award-winner, future Hall of Famer, and one of the best-loved men in Atlanta Braves history offers a no-holds-barred look at his life, his career, and the game he loves in an era-defining book with insight and inspirational faith.

About the Author

John Smoltz is a former Major League Baseball pitcher and active sportscaster. He is best known for his prolific career of more than two decades with the Atlanta Braves, during which he garnered eight All-Star selections and received the Cy Young Award in 1996. He is currently the chairman of King's Ridge Christian School in Atlanta and is a scratch golfer. (Tiger Woods has said that Smoltz is the best golfer outside of the PGA tour.) He lives in Atlanta with his family.

Praise for Starting and Closing: Perseverance, Faith, and One More Year…

“When Smoltz talks about baseball, the book comes alive . . . it all has the ring of authenticity and wisdom.”
-Kirkus Reviews

Product Details ISBN-10: 0062120549
ISBN-13: 9780062120540
Published: William Morrow & Company, 05/01/2012
Pages: 304
Language: English