Barney Dreyfuss
Language: un
Pages: 223
Authors: Brian Martin
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-22 - Publisher: McFarland

A young German immigrant, Barney Dreyfuss was an American success story in business and in baseball. He fell in love with the game after settling in Paducah, Kentucky, where he discovered he had a knack for assembling good players on the diamond. Relocating to Louisville, he became involved in the
The World Champion Pittsburgh Pirates
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Pages: 200
Authors: Dick Groat, William Surface
Categories: Sports & Recreation
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Balldom, the Britannica of Baseball
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: George Leonard Moreland
Categories: Baseball
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The Pirates Unraveled
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Angelo J. Louisa
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-06 - Publisher: McFarland

With virtually the same personnel that had won both the National League pennant and the World Series the previous season, the 1926 Pittsburgh Pirates were favored by the majority of preseason prognosticators to capture the pennant for the second year in a row. But they finished in third place, four
Forbes Field
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: David Cicotello, Angelo J. Louisa
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-07-02 - Publisher: McFarland

"From its 1909 construction through the final game on June 28,1970, this volume presents a detailed look at the history and background of Forbes Field, home to the Pittsburgh Pirates for 62 seasons. Focusing on firsthand experience, the work contains thereminiscences of more than 55 former players, managers and club