Orel Hershiser has much to say about how to succeed against the odds. Cut from his high school and college teams, he managed to climb to the top of his profession through minor league stints in Iowa, Texas, and New Mexico. He diligently paid his dues day after day until he accomplished his dream and became the highest-paid pitcher of his time. Along the way he as guided by principlesand values that he now shares in the pages of this inspiring book, including perseverance, adaptability, discipline, balance, excellence, family, laughter, andpersonal reflection.
One of baseball's preeminent pitchers, Orel Hershiser shares stories from his remarkable career to illustrate the nine values that have guided his personal and professional life.