Had the entire book been about that, I would be giving it a much better review!
Wow, with all due respect to John Scherholz this book is just a waste of time....The number of contradictions and arrogant comments are just too much....
Certainly not most World Series titles, and this is the ultimate definition of a winner.
You can take most of the reviews and average them out. This is not a great book. But John Schuerholz is a baseball executive not a writer -- No matter how much he tries to bore... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Andrew P Bennett
This book is not for everybody. However, it is very good to help you think through things that come up in a business. It is not for just baseball. Read morePublished on February 12, 2010 by Charles M. Jetmore
Every now and then Schuerholz will offer up some inside info on different trades, almost trades (Barry Bonds nearly traded to Atlanta, for example), and free agent signings that... Read morePublished on December 5, 2008 by B. Caudill
I picked up a copy of the book at the local Dollar store and I am glad I didn't pay full price for it. Read morePublished on August 11, 2008 by W. Rudd
John Schuerholz' book reads as if it was directly dictated to his writer. There are bland recollections of several decades in baseball, but the general themes seems to be pointing... Read morePublished on November 3, 2007 by UpperWestSal
As a long-time baseball fan who has heard all the interviews and read a lot of baseball books, I fully expected "Built To Win" to be a rah-rah, gung-ho baseball book in the spirit... Read morePublished on April 7, 2007 by B.F. Spink
A great "bio" of the streak of the Braves. If you're a die-hard Braves fan, you'll love this book. If you're into the management of baseball, you'll love it as well.Published on February 21, 2007 by S. Hammock