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  Volume 15, Number 2, Spring 2007

Table of Contents

From: NINE: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture

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Diamond Quotes

pp. ix-x


Paul Richards: The Wizard of Waxahachie

pp. 1-31

Judge Landis Takes a Different Approach: The 1917 Fixing Scandal between the Detroit Tigers and the Chicago White Sox

pp. 32-45

From First Baseman to Primo Basso: The Odd Saga of the Original Pirate King (Tra La!)

pp. 46-65

Major League Baseball and Myth Making: Roland Barthes's Semiology and the Maintenance of Image

pp. 66-78

Taking the Measure of Baseball Broadcasters: What It Takes To Be a Five-Tool Announcer

pp. 79-86

The Art and Artifice of Early Radio Baseball Re-creations

pp. 87-94

The Baseball Dreams of Eberhard "Zip" Fuhr and the Reality of Internment Baseball, 1942-1947

pp. 95-105

Fandom, Failure, and Despair: An Introspective Look at Professional Baseball in Cleveland

pp. 106-115

Triple Play

Italy in the 2006 World Baseball Classic

pp. 116-120

1919: Eight Myths Out

pp. 121-125

Toward the Barry Bonds Award

pp. 126-128

Book Reviews

Burying the Black Sox: How Baseball's Cover-Up of the World Series Fix Almost Succeeded (review)

pp. 129-131

Barnstorming to Heaven: Syd Pollack and His Great Black Teams (review)

pp. 132-134

Built To Win: Inside Stories and Leadership Strategies from Baseball's Winningest GM (review)

pp. 134-137

The Players League: History, Clubs, Ballplayers, and Statistics (review)

pp. 137-139

Richter's History and Records of Base Ball: The American Nation's Chief Sport (review)

pp. 139-140

Orator O'Rourke: The Life of a Baseball Radical (review)

pp. 141-142

Dean of Umpires: Bill McGowan (review)

pp. 142-144

The Black Stars Who Made Baseball Whole (review)

pp. 144-146

Twilight of the Long-ball Gods: Dispatches from the Disappearing Heart of Baseball (review)

pp. 146-147

Blackout: The Untold Story of Jackie Robinson's First Spring Training (review)

pp. 147-148

Baseball Love (review)

pp. 149-150

Oral History

Bill Schlesinger: An Oral History

pp. 151-157

Photo Essay

All-American Girls

pp. 158-165

Research Note

Attitudes of Citizens Fifty-Five Years and Older with Regard to Major League Baseball

pp. 166-167



pp. 168-169

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