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  Volume 17, Number 1, Fall 2008

Table of Contents

From: NINE: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture

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Diamond Quotes

pp. ix-x | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0028


The Saints on Sunday: Ballparks and Sabbatarianism in St. Paul

pp. 1-15 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0008

The Optimist: Baseball Themes in Bert J. Griswold’s Fort Wayne Editorial Cartoons

pp. 16-36 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0001

Rumors and Facts: William Clarence Matthews’s 1905 Challenge to Major League Baseball’s Color Barrier

pp. 37-53 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0006

Baseball and Dissent: The Vietnam Experience

pp. 54-69 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0011

Baseball’s Great Hitting Barrage of the 1990s (and Beyond) Reexamined

pp. 70-96 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0015

Triple Play

Baseball’s Limitless Dramatic Possibilities: Keynote Speech to the Fourteenth Annual NINE Spring Training Conference, March 17, 2007

pp. 97-110 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0019

Branch Rickey’s Equation Fifty Years Later

pp. 111-118 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0023

From the Dugout to the Classroom: Why Good Baseball Coaches Have Much to Offer Good Professors

pp. 120-127 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0027


Only Peggy Lee Could Sing of My Mets Misery

p. 128 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0004

Goose Feathers

pp. 129-130 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0009

Book Reviews

Branch Rickey: Baseball’s Ferocious Gentleman (review)

pp. 131-133 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0013

The Curt Flood Story: The Man Behind the Myth (review)

pp. 133-136 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0017

Sal Maglie: Baseball’s Demon Barber (review)

pp. 136-138 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0021

Out of the Park: Memoir of a Minor League Baseball All-Star (review)

pp. 139-141 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0025

Level Playing Fields: How the Groundskeeping Murphy Brothers Shaped Baseball (review)

pp. 141-142 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0002

Journeymen (review)

pp. 143-144 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0007

Scoring From Second: Writers on Baseball (review)

pp. 144-146 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0012

The Arrival of the American League: Ban Johnson and the 1901 Challenge to National League Monopoly (review)

pp. 146-147 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0016

When Chicago Ruled Baseball: The Cubs-White Sox World Series of 1906 (review)

pp. 147-148 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0020

Connie Mack and the Early Years of Baseball (review)

pp. 149-150 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0024

The Gashouse Gang: How Dizzy Dean, Leo Durocher, Branch Rickey, Pepper Martin, and Their Colorful, Come-from-Behind Ball Club Won the World Series—and America’s Heart—During the Great Depression (review)

pp. 150-151 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0000

The Soul of Baseball: A Road Trip Through Buck O’Neil’s America (review)

pp. 151-152 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0005

Playing in Isolation: A History of Baseball in Taiwan (review)

pp. 152-155 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0010

Growing the Game: The Globalization of Major League Baseball (review)

pp. 155-157 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0014

Film Review

The Brooklyn Dodgers: The Ghosts of Flatbush (review)

pp. 158-163 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0018

Oral History

The Alomars: On Baseball, Parenting, and Being Puerto Rican

pp. 164-169 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0022

George Sheldon: Marketing the Aluminum Bat

pp. 170-175 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0026



pp. 176-178 | DOI: 10.1353/nin.0.0003

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