A Baseball Odyssey

A Baseball Odyssey


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A Baseball Odyssey
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Dave Roberts, Tony Salin
Categories: Baseball players
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-01-01 - Publisher:

Books about A Baseball Odyssey
Baseball Without Borders
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: George Gmelch
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

A collection of original essays about baseball in other cultures, notably Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Pacific, which explores a wide range of issues for each region.
The Independent Carolina Baseball League, 1936Ð1938
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: R.G. (Hank) Utley, Scott Verner
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-04-18 - Publisher: McFarland

Shortly after the independent Carolina League was formed in 1936, officials of the National Association of Professional Baseball—which oversaw what was known as “organized baseball,” including the major leagues—began a campaign to destroy the league. The NAPB declared the Carolina League “outlaw” and blacklisted its players because their teams were
Haunted Baseball
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Mickey Bradley, Dan Gordon
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Baseball and ghost stories are as American as apple pie. Haunted Baseball combines both with this fun and freaky collection of otherworldly yarns. Collected from baseball players, stadium personnel, umpires, front-office folks, and fans, the tales told here explore the spooky connection between baseball and the paranormal, including Babe Ruth
Baseball's Great Experiment
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: Jules Tygiel
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Offers a history of African American exclusion from baseball, and assesses the changing racial attitudes that led up to Jackie Robinson's acceptance by the Brooklyn Dodgers