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John Feinstein is one of the more prolific sportswriters of this generation. He has published more than 25 books on college  and pro basketball, college and pro football, tennis, golf, and, of course, baseball. His 2008 title, Living on the Black, a doubleheader of a biography on Mike Mussina and Tom Glavine, pitchers on the […]

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A couple of recent titles serve as a reminder that no matter where you go, there you are. Chris Jensen’s contribution to the national pastime and Americana is Baseball State by State: Major and Negro League Players, Ballparks, Museums and Historical Sites, published by McFarland. He travels the highways and byways from coast to coast, […]

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by David B. Stinson (Huntington Park Publications, 2011). They did build it, and they did come. The “build” part are dozens of old baseball parks and stadiums, now long gone. The “they” are the hundreds of athletes who played for various teams in the late 19th and early 20th century.  Such is the focus of […]

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The book is slated for a March 2010 release. From the catalog: Silver Seasons and a New Frontier: The Story of the Rochester Red Wings, Second Edition, by Jim Mandelaro and Scott Pitoniak. Taking us back to the early nineteenth century, when baseball was played in the meadows and streets of Rochester, New York, Silver […]

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A veteran of the minor league beat, Lisa Winston has been a writer, reporter, columnist, and multimedia correspondent  for such outlets as USA Today, Baseball/ Sports Weekly and, most recently,  MLB.com. She is a frequent guest on radio and TV sports talk shows around the country, and was the original host of the Fox News […]

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From the MyCentralJersey website, this profile of a native son and author of No Minor Accomplishment: The Revival of New Jersey Professional Baseball.

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