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Take two and hit to right : golden days on the semi-pro diamond

Author: Hobe Hays
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Not so long ago every town in the United States that had an ounce of pride had a baseball team. The whistle stops and crossroad market towns had their teams too, and they were treasured institutions. This was the golden age of local baseball, and it was remarkable while it lasted. Hobe Hays has written a careful, warm, and evocative account of his days as a serious player on serious teams in middle America. His  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hays, Hobe.
Take two and hit to right.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)607298165
Named Person: Hobe Hays; Hobe Hays
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hobe Hays
ISBN: 0803273207 9780803273207
OCLC Number: 39930383
Notes: "Bison books"--Spine.
Description: viii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Hobe Hays ; with illustrations by the author.
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Not so long ago every town in the United States that had an ounce of pride had a baseball team. The cities had their big leagues, and the bigger towns had their minor league clubs. This title offers  Read more...

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