Million Dollar Arm (Paperback) Price: Rs. 279
Million Dollar Arm: Sometimes to Win, You Have to Change the Game, authored by J. B. Bernstein, is a true story that inspired the feature film.
Summary of the Book
In a country like India, where Cricket is revered as a religion, there comes a superstar sports agent, to find someone with a strong arm to pitch in baseball major leagues. Cricket is played in every gully of this nation. J. B. Bernstein, the sports agent, is determined to find the Yao Ming of baseball in India. And as a matter of fact, practically every other person is unaware of the baseball sport. Bernstein flies to Mumbai, to find someone who can swing and throw at a hundred miles an hour. A reality TV show called The Million Dollar Arm will be initiated, with a huge cash prize announced, to find the first Indian who could sign the contract with one of the American Major-League teams. The two Indian men who made it were Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel. The book is inspiring at every twist and turn. A total page-turner!