4 edition of story of baseball found in the catalog.
story of baseball
Ritter, Lawrence S.
Traces the history of baseball, which was first played in a form resembling the modern game in Hoboken, New Jersey, in 1846, and first played by professional players in 1869.
|Statement||by Lawrence S. Ritter ; foreword by Ted Williams.|
|LC Classifications||GV863.A1 R57 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 148 p. :|
|Number of Pages||148|
|ISBN 10||0688020666, 068801724X|
|LC Control Number||82020367|
Here on Jackie Robinson's birthday, wanted to repost this story I wrote a couple of years ago. When Bobby Bragan was young, people used to call him “Nig.” He was of a darker complexion than most. He liked the nickname. Bobby Bragan grew up in Alabama. The only black people he knew served food and worked for his father’s construction : Joe Posnanski. Felix knows a lot about ballplayers, but the one he most wants to know about is his father, a baseball star in Cuba. His mom won't tell him anything, so when a team with some Cuban players comes to town, Felix is determined to uncover the truth about his mysterious father.
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