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The Best Pitcher in Baseball: The Life of Rube Foster, Negro League Giant

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When Rube Foster was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1981, his rightful place alongside baseball's greatest black heroes was at last firmly established. A world-class pitcher, a formidable manager, and a brilliant administrator, Rube Foster was arguably more influential in breaking down the color barrier in major league baseball than the venerable Jacki ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published April 1st 2004 by New York University Press (first published December 1st 2001)
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a great account of a brilliant pitcher and leader in Negro League baseball history
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