Bats is the autobiography of the man who built the New York Mets into the formidable force they now are. Focusing on the 1985 campaign, it is filled with the thrill of the pennant race including plenty of inside information about the players. In light of the 1986 Championship series, Bats is a "can't miss" bestseller.

Bats 1987, Bantam Books

ISBN-13: 9780553264609

Mass-market paperback

Bats 1986, Putnam Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780399131202