Baseball FAQ: All That's Left to Know About America's by Tom DeMichael

By Tom DeMichael

(FAQ Pop Culture). was once Abner Doubleday the architect of baseball? What precisely did it suggest to be a "professional" baseball participant within the 1870s? What is going on within the entrance workplace? What precisely is the Eephus pitch? What are "the instruments of ignorance"? Readers will locate the solutions to those questions and so forth within the pages of this outstanding baseball reference that is crucial analyzing for lovers of the sport. half historical past publication, half educational consultant, and half reference guide, Baseball FAQ covers the entire bases from the principles of the sport to the ballparks of the day prior to this and at the present time, from the minors to the main league, from the stats to the nutrition. This enticing, compulsively readable tome bargains baseball fanatics of every age a wealth of enjoyable evidence and anecdotes on America's favourite hobby, together with sections at the All-American ladies specialist Ball League, the Negro Leagues, the fundamental abilities of baseball, baseball within the videos, the scandals, and the corridor of Famers.

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