The Setup Man
A NovelDownloadable Audiobook - 2014
For guys who love baseball and women who love baseball players. Johnny Adcock is an aging Major League pitcher with the perfect retirement plan--he moonlights as a private investigator. Major League Baseball, as it turns out, is a prime source of employment for a philosophically inclined, discreet detective who has both the brains and the brawn to handle the unique problems of professional athletes. Those infamous baseball salaries attract gangsters, hustlers, and predators of every persuasion who prey on the outsized egos of primetime stars. When a player, coach, agent, or wife has a problem they can't make public, they call Johnny Adcock. On the team bus after a game, teammate Frankie Herrera confides to Adcock that he has a "problem with his wife." What sounds like the standard story of a pro athlete's marriage gone sour quickly turns into the most dangerous case of Johnny's second career . . . and pulls him into a deadly ring of murder, porn, Mexican...
Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2014