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Fenway Park at 100 : Baseball's Hometown.

Author: Bill Nowlin; Jim Prime
Publisher: New York : Constable & Robinson, 2012.
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On April 20, 1912, The Boston Red Sox played their first official game at Fenway Park. 27,000 fans were on hand to witness the Red Sox defeat the rival New York Highlanders?later known as the Yankees?7?6 in 11 innings. It was an event that may have made front page news in Boston had it not been for the sinking of the Titanic five days earlier. Since that day, the oddly-shaped stadium at 4 Yawkey Way has played host  Read more...
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Nowlin, Bill.
Fenway Park at 100 : Baseball's Hometown.
New York : Constable & Robinson, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Nowlin; Jim Prime
ISBN: 9781613212998 1613212992
OCLC Number: 819616771
Description: 1 online resource (204 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by Bobby Doerr; Foreword by Bill Lee; Introduction; Chapter One: Baseball's Hometown; Chapter Two: The Founding of Fenway; Chapter Three: A Town Called Fenway; Chapter Four: Fenway, A Destination and a Journey; Chapter Five: Tour of Fenway Park; Chapter Six: Saving Fenway Park; Epilogue; About the Authors; Acknowledgments.

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On April 20, 1912, The Boston Red Sox played their first official game at Fenway Park. 27,000 fans were on hand to witness the Red Sox defeat the rival New York Highlanders?later known as the Yankees?7?6 in 11 innings. It was an event that may have made front page news in Boston had it not been for the sinking of the Titanic five days earlier. Since that day, the oddly-shaped stadium at 4 Yawkey Way has played host to nearly 8,000 Red Sox games, including fifty-five in the postseason, launching the legends of Tris Speaker, Jimmie Foxx, Ted Williams, Carl Yastrzemski, Jim Rice, Wad.

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