Major League Baseball Profiles, 1871-1900, Volume 2

Major League Baseball Profiles, 1871-1900, Volume 2

Author: David Nemec

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 9780803235328

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 573

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Major League Baseball Profiles, 1871-1900, Volume 2
Language: en
Pages: 573
Authors: David Nemec
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

"The business of baseball and player transactions by David Ball"-- t.p.
Major League Baseball Profiles, 1871-1900, Volume 1
Language: en
Pages: 683
Authors: David Nemec
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

"The business of baseball and player transactions by David Ball"-- t.p.
Historical Dictionary of Baseball
Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: Lyle Spatz
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-21 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Dating back to 1869 as an organized professional sport, the game of baseball is not only the oldest professional sport in North America, but also symbolizes much more. Walt Whitman described it as “our game, the American game,” and George Will compared calling baseball “just a game” to the Grand
Barney Dreyfuss
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: Brian Martin
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-12 - Publisher: McFarland

A young German immigrant, Barney Dreyfuss was an American success story in business and in baseball. He fell in love with the game after settling in Paducah, Kentucky, where he discovered he had a knack for assembling good players on the diamond. Relocating to Louisville, he became involved in the
Ed McKean
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Rich Blevins
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-25 - Publisher: McFarland

The exemplar of the major league slugging shortstop before either Honus Wagner or Lou Boudreau, Ed McKean spent a dozen seasons as a high-profile contributor to the Cleveland Spiders, leading his team to three playoff berths and the 1895 Temple Cup championship. He played in no fewer than four of