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Before the Game

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Paperback, 247 pages
Published April 1st 1988 by Taylor Publishing Company (TX)
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Aug 28, 2016 rated it it was ok
I love books on baseball and subsequently picked up this book to satisfy that need. I was disappointed. It had the purpose to summarize the activities of the pregame of major league ballplayers which is a somewhat dubious activity. My problem with the book is that it covered only a few teams, a few stadiums and a limited amount of time. [mainly the mid 1980's]. The pictures were also limited to a few teams, a few stadiums and continually limited itself to principally New York Yankee and Detroit ...more
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