Regulating the National Pastime

Regulating the National Pastime

Author: Jerold J. Duquette

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 027596535X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 188

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A comprehensive look at baseball's interaction with the federal government.
Regulating the National Pastime
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Jerold J. Duquette
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

A comprehensive look at baseball's interaction with the federal government.
Creating the National Pastime
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: G. Edward White
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-10 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

At a time when many baseball fans wish for the game to return to a purer past, G. Edward White shows how seemingly irrational business decisions, inspired in part by the self-interest of the owners but also by their nostalgia for the game, transformed baseball into the national pastime. Not
Baseball Homestand: the National Pastime
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: David Faris
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-16 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

To prepare for Baseball Homestand: The National Pastime, the author attended all 81 home games of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the 2010 baseball season. The book contains a summary of each game and includes comments about notable plays during the game and other happenings of interest. Thus during the
The National Pastime, Summer 2014 Issue
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Cecilia Tan, ed.
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: SABR, Inc.

This issue of The National Pastime is dedicated to baseball in Houston since 1961. Each annual issue of TNP has centers on the geographic area of SABR’s national convention summer site. In 2014 the convention took place in Houston, Texas. The local chapter (named for former Houston Astro Larry Dierker)
The National Pastime: A Review of Baseball History
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: Edited by John Thorn
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: SABR, Inc.

Back in 1982, the Society for American Baseball Research was still young, barely a decade past its founding, and had grown to some 1600 members. One of their number, a "defrocked English Lit guy poking around in journalism," suggested to the board of directors that SABR, and the world, might