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My thirty years in baseball

by John Joseph McGraw

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • McGraw, John Joseph, 1873-1934,
    • New York Giants (Baseball team),
    • Baseball managers -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn J. McGraw ; with an introduction by George M. Cohan ; introduction to the Bison Book edition by Charles C. Alexander.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV865.M3 A3 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 273 p. :
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL782374M
      ISBN 100803281390
      LC Control Number95014325
      OCLC/WorldCa32274109

      I've left out "how-to" books and compilations of statistics and trivia. I've also excluded fiction, although baseball has inspired some of our greatest novels, including Ring Lardner's You Know Me Al (), Bernard Malamud's The Natural (), Mark Harris' Bang the Drum Slowly (), Robert Coover's The Universal Baseball Association, Inc., J. Henry Waugh, Prop. Thirty years ago, an actor from the Ohio farmlands named Dwier Brown was living and dying in L.A, getting small parts in movies, TV and stage work, where his specialty was: dead guy. He had been.

        Thirty-some years later, I can tell you there was a blonde in the first row of that class who became my wife." The oldest of their four sons, Tate, a fourth-round pick by the Red Sox in , has reached Triple-A. Blaise, Luke and Jacob also have played college baseball. Now available in paperback, Harold Seymour and Dorothy Seymour Mills' Baseball: The Early Years recounts the true story of how baseball came into being and how it developed into a highly organized business and social institution. The Early Years, traces the growth of baseball from the time of the first recorded ball game at Valley Forge during the revolution until the forma/5(11).

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