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The heavenly twins of Boston baseball : a dual biography of Hugh Duffy and Tommy McCarthy

Author: Donald Hubbard
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"No one played baseball with more vigor (and often violence) than Hall of Famers Hugh Duffy and Tommy McCarthy, dubbed "The Heavenly Twins." This book details their professional history playing for Boston Beaneaters teams and personal experiences with baseball, faith, and Boston baseball scribe Tim Murnane. The book traces their minor league careers and post-professional baseball activities"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Hugh Duffy; Tommy McCarthy; Hugh Duffy; Tommy McCarthy
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Hubbard
ISBN: 9780786434558 0786434554
OCLC Number: 232954288
Description: x, 231 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Donald Hubbard ; foreword by Richard A. Johnson.
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Baseball was a rough sport in the 19th century and no one played the game with more vigor than Hall of Famers Hugh Duffy and Tommy McCarthy, dubbed ""The Heavenly Twins."" This book details their  Read more...

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