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Your Turn: Fireside Book of Baseball

March 27, 2010 by  
Filed under Baseball Writing, Your Turn

The Your Turn feature on the website gives fans a chance to weigh in on our favorite topic–baseball.  This post comes from our friends at Neglected Books, a website devoted to re-discovering older, forgotten books. The post below talks about Fireside Book of Baseball, by Charles Einstein.  This book is the first volume in an […]

“It’s 9:46pm in the City of the Angels”

March 26, 2010 by  
Filed under Baseball Writing

The other day, I heard a segment on NPR’s Talk of the Nation with radio announcer Jon Miller.  The discussion turned to the great Vin Scully, still doing Dodger games after over 50 years in the booth.  They remarked about a game in 1965 when Sandy Koufax pitched a perfect game and how Scully’s 9th […]

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