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The best they could be : how the Cleveland Indians became the kings of baseball, 1916-1920

Author: Scott Longert
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The Best They Could Be recaps the compelling story of the ballplayers and the team owner who resurrected a proud but struggling franchise. Although the Cleveland ball club was an active member of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Longert
ISBN: 9781612344935 1612344933
OCLC Number: 828858806
Description: 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A francise in peril --
"Sunny Jim" --
The turnaround begins --
Laying the foundation --
War on the horizon --
Pitching help and the 1917 season --
A troubled time --
Work or fight --
Dunn keeps his promise --
Lightening strikes --
The race begins --
A turn for the worse --
Down the stretch --
Bring on Brooklyn --
Standing room only --
A season to remember.
Responsibility: Scott H. Longert.

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Scott Longert takes the reader back to a time when Cleveland was one of America s mightiest industrial cities and baseball was the king of sports. His detailed account of how the Cleveland franchise Read more...

 
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