Lights on!: Wild Century-long Saga of Night Baseball - American Sports History Series No. 7 (Hardback)David Pietrusza (author)
Hardback 288 Pages / Published: 14/07/1997
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Lights On! chronicles the rise of night baseball. David Pietrusza balances precise research with an eye for intriguing anecdotal material. From the first night game at Nantasket Beach between two department store teams to the experiments of barnstorming teams, to the eventual conversion of the major league clubs, Pietrusza offers insight on this fascinating phase of baseball history. He concludes with an analysis of the effects of nighttime play on the sport. Lights On! will appeal to baseball fans and students of sports history alike. Foreword by Hall of Famer Enos "Country" Slaughter. Includes 13 black and white photographs.
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 499 g
Dimensions: 224 x 148 x 22 mm
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