Dennis Abrams - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 130 pages
Ty Cobb's life is a fascinating study of extremes. His professional highs are astonishing: During his career, he set 123 records. His lifetime batting average of .367 has never ...
Richard Bak - Sports & Recreation - 1999 - 128 pages
Between 1920 and 1964, the Bronx Bombers dominated the game of baseball. It was a time when baseball players enjoyed an elevated status as national icons, a time when men ...
Richard Bak - History - 1999 - 128 pages
The New York Giants have sent more men to the Baseball Hall of Fame than any other team, a distinction that only begins to hint at the place this storied franchise holds in the ...
Richard Bak - Sports & Recreation - 1998 - 483 pages
This historical companion of Tiger Stadium contains almost two hundred rare photographs that capture the spirit of 140 years of baseball in Detroit.
Richard Bak - History - 1991 - 383 pages
A peek into the mind and soul of professional baseball as it was played in a dynamic city fifty, sixty, and even seventy years ago.
Richard Bak - Fiction - 1995 - 304 pages
In Turkey Stearnes and the Detroit Stars, Richard Bak documents the extraordinary history of Detroit's first and foremost black professional baseball team.