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Say It Ain't So, Joe! The Story Of Shoeless Joe Jackson by  Donald Gropman - Paperback - 1st Edition - 1979 - from Chris Hartmann, Bookseller and Biblio.com

Say It Ain't So, Joe! The Story Of Shoeless Joe Jackson

by Gropman, Donald

Condition: Fine in Near Fine DJ


Boston, MA: Little, Brown And Company. Paperback. 1979. 1st Edition. 8vo 232pp . Fine in Near Fine DJ. B&W Photographs. DJ has a pinsize hole on front panel. Joseph Jefferson Jackson (188 7-1951) , nicknamed " Shoeless Joe", was an American baseball player who played Major League Baseball in the early part of the 20th century. He is remembered for his performance on the field and for his association with the Black Sox Scandal, in which members of the 1919 Chicago White Sox participated in a conspiracy to fix the World Series. As a result of Jackson's association with the scandal, Kenesaw Mountain Landis, Major League Baseball's first commissioner, banned Jackson from playing after the 1920 season .

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