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Knocking on Heaven's Door

Six Minor Leaguers in Search of the Baseball Dream

Knocking on Heaven's Door( )
Author: Dobrow, Marty
ISBN:978-1-55849-843-3
Publication Date:Sep 2010
Publisher:University of Massachusetts Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

The rich slice of Americana found in minor league baseball presents a contradictory culture. On the one hand, the minors are filled with wholesome, family-friendly entertainment-fluffy mascots, kitschy promotions, and earnest young men signing autographs for wide-eyed Little Leaguers. On the other, they comprise a world of cutthroat competition in which a teammate's failure or injury can be the cause of quiet celebration and 90 percent of all players never play a single inning in...
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Book Details
Pages:368
Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Baseball / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.125 x 9.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.3 Pounds



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