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25 Best Sports Books of All Time


Our goal: Gather the most accurate and trustworthy list of Sports books on the internet.

Our process:
1. Search for "best Sports books" and click on the top 5 articles.
2. Find every book mentioned in 2+ articles and average their rankings.
3. Deliver them all neatly to you here! 😊

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1

    Moneyball

    Michael Lewis

    Appears in 3 articles
  2. 2

    Seabiscuit

    Laura Hillenbrand

    Appears in 3 articles
  3. 3
    Appears in 3 articles
  4. 4

    Friday Night Lights

    H.G. Bissinger

    Appears in 3 articles
  5. 5

    Ball Four

    Jim Bouton

    Appears in 3 articles
  6. 6

    Paper Lion

    George Plimpton

    Appears in 3 articles
  7. 7

    Fever Pitch

    Nick Hornby

    Appears in 3 articles
  8. 8
    Appears in 3 articles
  9. MOST RECOMMENDED!
    9

    Shoe Dog

    Phil Knight

    Appears in 2 articles
  10. 10

    Born to Run

    Christopher McDougall

    Appears in 2 articles
  11. 11

    Into Thin Air

    Jon Krakauer

    Appears in 2 articles
  12. 12

    Open

    Andre Agassi

    Appears in 2 articles
  13. 13

    Ali

    Jonathan Eig

    Appears in 2 articles
  14. 14

    Tiger Woods

    Jeff Benedict

    Appears in 2 articles
  15. 15
    Appears in 2 articles
  16. 16

    The Game

    Ken Dryden

    Appears in 2 articles
  17. 17

    America's Game

    Michael MacCambridge

    Appears in 2 articles
  18. 18

    The Blind Side

    Michael Lewis

    Appears in 2 articles
  19. 19
    Appears in 2 articles
  20. 20
    Appears in 2 articles
  21. 21
    Appears in 2 articles
  22. 22
    Appears in 2 articles
  23. 23
    Appears in 2 articles
  24. 24

    A Good Walk Spoiled

    John Feinstein

    Appears in 2 articles
  25. 25

    The Cactus League

    Emily Nemens

    Appears in 2 articles

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