With this volume, David Nemec completes his remarkable trilogy of 19th-century baseball biographies, covering every major league player, manager, umpire, owner, and league official. It provides in-depth information on many figures unknown to most historians. Each detailed entry includes vital statistics, peer-driven analysis of baseball-related skills, and an overview of the individual's role in the game. Also chronicled are players' first and last major league games, most important achievements, movements from team to team, and much more. By bringing attention to these overlooked baseball per.Biographies of 1, 084 Players, Owners, Managers and Umpires David Nemec ... 5a#39; 7aquot; 170 G AB H R 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB 49 182 31 29 8 2 1 a 11 a a BA SA OBP .170 .253 .218 Debut: 5/2/84 at Chicago; played SS and went 0-for-4 ... Howlett 99CleN Birth Date Birth Place Death Date B T HGT WGT 5/13/70 Paw Paw, IL 10/17/39 ? ... the Philadelphia Pearlsa#39; George Zettlein Precious little is known about Oliver Brown beyond the obviousahe had trouble hitting top flight pitching.
|Title||:||The Rank and File of 19th Century Major League Baseball|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2012-03-20|