Davids, L. Robert, ed.
Title Insider's Baseball
Book Condition Very Good+ in Very Good+ dj
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Charles Scribner's Sons (c.1983)
0-684-17905-9 / 9780684179056
Illustrator Illustrated by (dj design) Mike Stromberg
Seller ID 12255
[good tight copy, light stain to top edge; jacket a little wrinkled at bottom of front panel, small closed tear at top of front panel, minor chipping/dog-earing along top edge of rear panel]. (B&W photographs) Subtitled "The Finer Points of the Game, As Examined by the Society for American Baseball Research," this is an anthology of 50+ short articles (most are 5-6 pages long) from the Society's journal from 1971 through 1982. Examined are such topics as: "Newly Discovered RBI Records"; "Triples, the Pirates, and Forbes Field"; "Bleacher Bums of Yesteryear"; "Moses Solomon, the Rabbi of Swat"; "Unrecognized Heroes: No-Hit Umpires"; and so on. Foreword by Bill James.
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