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4 edition of Roadside Baseball found in the catalog.

Roadside Baseball

by Chris Epting

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Santa Monica Press in Chicago .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24257859M
ISBN 109781595809803
OCLC/WorldCa396063615

Read "Roadside Baseball The Locations of America's Baseball Landmarks" by Chris Epting available from Rakuten Kobo. Capturing such quintessentially American pastimes as baseball and road trips in one fascinating work, this updated and e Brand: Santa Monica Press. Get this from a library! Roadside baseball: uncovering hidden treasures from our national pastime. [Chris Epting; Joe Buck] -- "A guide to more than baseball shrines across the United States"--Page 4 .

Capturing such quintessentially American pastimes as baseball and road trips in one fascinating work, this updated and expanded guide chronicles more than important events in baseball history with detailed descriptions of the event and informa.   The third edition of Roadside Baseball includes hundreds of newly discovered landmarks, including the former locations of stadiums that have been torn down since the last edition of the book (Yankee Stadium, Shea Stadium, Tiger Stadium, etc.), information on the Negro Leagues Baseball Marker project which has placed headstones around the.

Roadside Baseball, a travel guide and trivia book takes baseball fans across the United States to out-of-the-way spots, birthplaces and final resting places, sites where baseball history was made and shrines where the game is preserved. With colorful commentary and accompanying background stories, from sea to shining sea, this state-by-state. A roadside marker honoring one of the best baseball players of all time has been erected in Winchester. The silver-and-black sign at N. Kent St. provides a brief history of Spottswood Poles, a legend in the Negro baseball leagues of the early 20th century who was born on .


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The third edition of Roadside Baseball includes hundreds of newly discovered landmarks, including the former locations of stadiums that have been torn down since the last edition of the book (Yankee Stadium, Shea Stadium, Tiger Stadium, etc.), information on the Negro Leagues Baseball Marker project which has placed headstones around the.

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This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Santa Monica Press and has a total of pages in the Edition: 2nd.

The third edition of Roadside Baseball includes hundreds of newly discovered landmarks, including the former locations of stadiums that have been torn down since the last edition of the book (Yankee stadium, Shea stadium, Tiger stadium, etc.), information on the Negro Leagues Baseball Marker project which has placed headstones around the.

In this new edition of Roadside Baseball, Chris Epting's coast-to-coast compendium of places of significance to baseball lovers, he has packed in even more fascinating facts about the history of America's national rated with historical and contemporary photographs, the result is a tapestry guaranteed to captivate and entertain baseball fans of all ages.

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Another site from my book, Roadside Baseball. Here, I visit the site of the original Wrigley Field, located in Los Angeles.Chris Epting is the author of 17 books including "Roadside Baseball" and "The Birthplace Book." He also hosts the syndicated radio show The Pop Culture Road Trip and is national spokesman for the.