Early Professional Baseball in Hampton Roads

Editeur : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers Date de sortie: 2014-01-10

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This work focuses on the Norfolk team (nicknamed the Mary Janes), which played in the Virginia, Eastern and Atlantic leagues. Much attention is given to the players, coaches and teams of the Virginia League and the local news coverage from 1884 through 1928 as well as the business of baseball, the relations between major and minor league teams, and the controversy over hosting professional baseball games on Sundays. Photographs of the players, cartoons, and an appendix of league statistics are included.

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Genre: History of sport

Collection: McFarland

Format: Adobe PDF

Pages: 264

ISBN: 9780786456864

Information complémentaires

Genre: History of sport

Collection: McFarland

Format: Adobe PDF

Pages: 264

ISBN: 9780786456864

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