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  Volume 16, Number 1, Fall 2007

Table of Contents

From: NINE: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture

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"Get Those Niggers off the Field!": Racial Integration and the Real Curse in the History of the Boston Red Sox

pp. 1-9

A "Yaller Kivered" Game: New York–Style Baseball Comes to Racine

pp. 10-20

Smartball: Are Low-Revenue Teams Redefining the Market for Baseball Talent?

pp. 21-36

On Historical Grounds: The Expos Emerge

pp. 37-50

The Church of Baseball and the U.S. Presidency

pp. 51-61

Reconnecting the Baseball Star

pp. 62-77

Triple Play

Two Roads Diverged

pp. 78-88

Wicked Curve: The Life and Troubled Times of Grover Cleveland Alexander (review)

pp. 89-93

Baseball's Divisional Playoffs: A Better Format

pp. 94-98

Minimum Quality Standards in Professional Baseball and the Paradoxical Disappearance of the. 400 Hitter

pp. 99-103

Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseball's Last Hero, and: The Team that Changed Baseball: Roberto Clemente and the 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates (review)

pp. 104-107

Film Reviews

From the Curse to Its Reverse: Red Sox Nation in Films, 1992–2005

pp. 108-128

Wait 'Til Next Year: The Saga of the Chicago Cubs (review)

pp. 129-131

Book Reviews

Spalding's World Tour: The Epic Adventure That Took Baseball around the Globe—And Made It America's Game (review)

pp. 132-134

Black and Blue: The Golden Arm, the Robinson Boys, and the 1966 World Series That Stunned America (review)

pp. 134-135

Hammering Hank: How the Media Made Henry Aaron (review)

pp. 136-137

Out of the Shadows: African American Baseball from the Cuban Giants to Jackie Robinson (review)

pp. 137-138

The View From the Dugout: The Journals of Red Rolfe (review)

pp. 139-140

The ManDak League: Haven for Former Negro League Ballplayers, 1950–1957 (review)

pp. 140-142

Sunday Baseball: The Major Leagues' Struggle to Play Baseball on the Lord's Day, 1876–1934 (review)

pp. 142-143

Burying the Black Sox: How Baseball's Cover-Up of the 1919 World Series Fix Almost Succeeded (review)

pp. 143-145

In the Best Interests of Baseball: The Revolutionary Reign of Bud Selig (review)

pp. 145-147

A Game of Inches: The Stories Behind the Innovations That Shaped Baseball. Vol. 1, The Game on the Field (review)

pp. 147-149

What is Jewish About America's "Favorite Pastime"? Essays and Sermons on Jews, Judaism, and Baseball (review)

pp. 149-151

Love Me, Hate Me: Barry Bonds and the Making of an Antihero (review)

pp. 151-152

Photo Essay

A Glimpse of the St. Paul Colored Gophers (1909) and the Schenectady Mohawk Giants (1913)

pp. 153-155

Oral History

Jim Mann: 3N2 Baseball

pp. 156-165



pp. 166-167

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