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DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER: THE BUSINESS OF BASEBALL
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DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER: THE BUSINESS OF BASEBALL

By Sommers, Paul M. (editor)

Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution, 1992. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0815780427 208pp.

$6.00

BASEBALL AND THE MEDIA: HOW FANS LOSE IN TODAY'S COVERAGE OF THE GAME
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BASEBALL AND THE MEDIA: HOW FANS LOSE IN TODAY'S COVERAGE OF THE GAME

By Castle, George

Lincoln, NE: Univ. of Nebraska Press, 2006. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0803264690 Traces the changes in baseball coverage. 262pp.

$5.00

REDBIRDS REVISITED: GREAT MEMORIES AND STORIES FROM ST. LOUIS CARDINALS

By Craft, David; Owens, Tom; Fusselle, Warner (foreword by)

Chicago, IL: Bonus Books, Inc, 1990. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0929387120 246pp.

$7.00

THE LOST NEW ENGLAND NINE - THE BEST OF NEW ENGLAND'S FORGOTTEN BALLPLAYERS

By Anderson, Will

Bath, ME: Anderson & Sons' Publishing, 2003. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1893804038 New England has been the birthplace of over 1100 major leaguers. In between the well-known and the unknown are several tiers of other ballplayers. This book pays tribute to those tiers closest to the top. 140pp.

$8.00

THE BOYS WHO WOULD BE CUBS: A YEAR IN THE HEART OF BASEBALL'S MINOR LEAGUES

By Bosco, Joseph

New York: William Morrow and Company, 1990. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0688082610 351pp.

$6.00

THE IMAGE OF THEIR GREATNESS: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF BASEBALL FROM 1900 TO THE PRESENT
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THE IMAGE OF THEIR GREATNESS: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF BASEBALL FROM 1900 TO THE PRESENT

By Ritter, Lawrence and Honig, Donald

New York: Crown Publishers, Inc, 1979. HC. very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0517536250 This is an illustrated history of baseball from the turn of the century to the present. 374pp.

$6.00

STEALING FIRST IN A TWO-TEAM TOWN: THE WHITE SOX FROM COMISKEY TO REINSDORF

By Lindberg, Richard Carl

Champaign, IL: Sagamore Publishing, 1994. HC. very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) signed by author. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0915611937 An account of the Chicago White Sox from the earliest days of the team's founding in 1900 by the enigmatic Charles Comiskey through the triumphant 1990s. 274pp.

$7.50

GREAT HITTING PITCHERS - Records Compiled by the Society for American Baseball Research

By Ferrell, Wes

Cooperstown, NY: Soc. for Amer. Baseball Res, 1979. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 70pp.

$12.50

100 YEARS OF NATIONAL LEAGUE BASEBALL, 1876-1976

By Reidenbaugh, Lowell

St. Louis, Missouri: The Sporting News, 1976. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0892040173 An authoritative account of the men and events that shaped the National League and built it to its present eminence. 204pp.

$10.00

RED SOX FOREVER
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RED SOX FOREVER

By Clark, Ellery H. (foreword by William C. Crowley) -- Letter signed by author laid in - See Note

Hicksville, NY: Exposition Press, 1978. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0682488674 First published in 1977. Laid in is a typed letter signed by the author telling the previous owner of this book how to order the book, and then how to obtain the second typed signed postcard that is laid in telling the author's opinions about past Red Sox defeats. 171pp.

$15.00

THE OCTOBER HEROES: GREAT WORLD SERIES GAMES REMEMBERED BY THE MEN WHO PLAYED THEM
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THE OCTOBER HEROES: GREAT WORLD SERIES GAMES REMEMBERED BY THE MEN WHO PLAYED THEM

By Honig, Donald

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W photographs. ISBN 067123059X Great names from every era recall some of baseball's most memorable moments - tales of Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Grover Cleveland Alexander - the WHO'S WHO of stars that have glimmered in the October classic. 285pp.

$5.00

FROM SANDLOTS TO LEAGUE PRESIDENT: THE STORY OF JOE CRONIN

By Hirshberg, Al

New York: Julian Messner, Inc, 1962. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W frontis. When Joe Cronin became President of the American League in 1960, he reached almost the top rung in a baseball career that covered thirty-five years. There was nothing in baseball, short of Commissioner, that he hadn't been--star shortstop, player-manager, field manager, general manager. And on the way up he won many honors, including the Most Valuable Player award and membership in baseball's Hall of Fame. 191pp.

$7.00