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  Volume 18, Number 1, Fall 2009

Table of Contents

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pp. ix-x


Baseball's Whitewash: Sportswriter Wendell Smith Exposes Major League Baseball's Big Lie

pp. 1-20

Complicated Shadows: Ty Cobb and the Public Imagination

pp. 21-36

"Personally, I Have Nothing Against Smoking": The Lethal Alliance between Baseball and the Cigarette

pp. 37-62

Player Pay and Productivity in the Reserve Clause and Collusion Eras

pp. 63-85

Going South: Professional Baseball's Contraction in Canada

pp. 86-106

A Tale of Two Teams: A Comparison of the Cubs and White Sox in Chicago

pp. 107-124

Triple Play

Abner Cartwright

pp. 125-129

Home Field (Dis)Advantage and the "Last-Ups" Effect

pp. 130-146

Realizing a Kid's Dream of Computerized Baseball

pp. 147-150

Book Reviews

Baseball in Europe: A Country by Country History (review)

pp. 151-153

Asian Pacific Americans and Baseball: A History (review)

pp. 154-156

Harry Frazee, Ban Johnson and the Feud That Nearly Destroyed the American League (review)

pp. 156-158

Chief Bender's Burden: The Silent Struggle of a Baseball Star (review)

pp. 158-160

Ed Barrow: The Bulldog Who Built the Yankees' First Dynasty (review)

pp. 161-164

Charlie Gehringer: A Biography of the Hall of Fame Tigers Second Baseman (review)

pp. 164-166

One Man Out: Curt Flood versus Baseball (review)

pp. 166-167

The End of Baseball: A Novel (review)

pp. 168-170

Northsiders: Essays on the History and Culture of the Chicago Cubs (review)

pp. 170-172

Field of Schemes: How the Great Stadium Swindle Turns Public Money into Private Profit (review)

pp. 172-173

Living on the Black: Two Pitchers, Two Teams, One Season to Remember (review)

pp. 173-176

Baseball's Greatest Hit: The Story of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" (review)

pp. 176-178

Center Field Shot: A History of Baseball on Television (review)

pp. 178-180

Film Reviews

Babe's Bats: Headin' Home to Everyone's Hero

pp. 181-186



pp. 187-188

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