Labor and Capital in 19th Century Baseball (Paperback)Robert P. Gelzheiser (author)
Paperback 223 Pages / Published: 30/03/2006
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This work explores the early history of professional baseball in the United States, the factors that contributed to the player rebellion of 1890, and the rebellion's impact on the player-owner relationship in the decade that followed. Appendices include a roster of the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings (players, positions, and salaries); the First Reserve Agreement, Section 18 of the Standard Player's Contract; and commentary and legal documents pertaining to the Reserve Rule.
Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
Number of pages: 223
Weight: 308 g
Dimensions: 219 x 151 x 12 mm
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