|Statement||compiled by Kevin Nelson.|
|Contributions||Nelson, Kevin, 1953-|
|LC Classifications||GV867.3 .B36 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||192 p. :|
|Number of Pages||192|
|LC Control Number||84001243|
This is a perfect coffee table book: a series of top ten lists of the best at every position, the greatest managers, teams, games, etc. Wonderful photos and prose illustrating the rich history of the game. If there's a quibble, the book tends to shortchange modern day /5(). Any time you write a book on the greatest of anything you are asking for trouble. In this case Gutman covers baseball from its early years up to the year of the book's publication and I dare say there have been games since that could go on the list/5. The Sporting News is nothing short of the most respected and legendary magazine / newspaper in sports history. Their coverage of baseball has no rival and they are simply the most respected source of baseball statistics anywhere. Listed below are the players chosen by The Sporting News as Baseball's Greatest Players. Cobb, Ty Ty Cobb. Pictorial Parade. And now here’s possibly the greatest humanity drop-off in list-item history. If Musial was a fairy-tale prince when it came to comportment, Ty Cobb was the evil troll under the bridge chucking boulders at passing children. An unrepentant racist who routinely sharpened his spikes to maximize potential injury to opponents on hard slides and who once fought a.
Here are 50 of the nastiest sports insults in recent memory. Nightly News, writing a best-selling sports book, etc). else and seriously patronized one of the greatest basketball players of. The book includes brief profiles of about 60 of the greatest players in Negro League history. Peterson also writes about how the black and white owners exploited their players at the same time they provided them with an opportunity to make a living (and become celebrities within the . The result was the finest baseball book and one of the best oral histories for any subject. Long before ESPN or MLB Network, Ritter helped give a group of largely forgotten players new life. It. The greatest pitcher to ever play the game, Walter Johnson spent his entire year career with the Washington Senators, going with a .
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