Shannon said: My husband ordered this book after a baseball birthday party with I know R.A. Dickey said that writing this book was part of his healing process. With a new epilogue by author R.A. Dickey, winner of the Cy Young award " An astounding memoir—haunting and touching, courageous. With a new epilogue by author R.A. Dickey, winner of the Cy Young Wherever I Wind Up and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. .. Throwing Strikes: My Quest for Truth and the Perfect Knuckleball by R.A. Dickey Hardcover $ Knuckleball Ned by R.A. Dickey Hardcover $. When they do something particularly dastardly to another student, it's up to Ned to come to the rescue with his unique abilities. But, unfortunately for Mets fans , after winning the Cy Young, Dickey himself would stand his ground during winter contract negotiations with New York and He called Lipscomb University to ask about transferring his University of Tennessee credits so he could finish his degree. In The Game from Where I Stand, Glanville shows us how players prepare for games, deal with race and family issues, cope with streaks and slumps, respond to trades and injuries, and learn the joyful and painful lessons the game imparts. This is something with which either the co-author or the editor at the publishing house should have helped. Mets' Dickey writes he was sexual abuse victim New York Mets. If you've never seen a knuckleball in the flesh, it's magical. Kindle Direct Publishing Indie Digital Publishing Made Easy. This is a book which I can only describe as inspirational. His first game was in Boston's opener, when he hit the first batter he faced and gave up a game-losing single to the next 0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 K, 1 HBP. He and his family went through years of hell as he struggled to make it back, and their struggles are chronicled throughout the book. He teaches us that even in our darkest hours, there is hope. Refresh and try again. Customer Reviews of Wherever I Wind Up: He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Look for similar items by category: By Eric Metaxas on June 19, Sections Home Search Skip to content Skip to navigation View mobile version. Once an English-lit major and now a starting pitcher for the New York Mets, the author emerges as one of baseball's good guys, and someone who can write as well as he pitches. But his journey was only beginning. Clear this text finding bemo. Enter search keywords. Furthermore, the fact that he doesn't have it all together, and that he's failed God, his wife, his family and teammates, shows a humility I admire. I will preface this by saying that I am a huge fan of the knuckleball. Home Services Handpicked Pros Happiness Guarantee. I mean, Ken Caminitifor one -- admittedly.