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The Wrecking Crew of '33: The Washington Senators' Last Pennant

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In the spring of 1933, with a new president in office and a banking crisis narrowly averted, there was optimism in Washington, D.C., even among the baseball fans. The hard-luck Senators, who topped 90 wins in each of the previous three seasons only to finish well in back of the pennant winner, seemed full of promise. They secured a "new deal" of their own with 26-year-old ...more
Paperback, 235 pages
Published July 1st 2009 by McFarland & Company
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Aug 17, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book is about the original Washington Senators, the team of Walter Johnson and many years later the very young Jim Kaat and Harmon Killebrew. They left Washington in 1960, moved to Minnesota and became the Twins. The second Washington Senators team is now the Texas Rangers.
The first Senators were, for most of their existence, a poor team, usually finishing in the lower half of the American League year in and out. However, for a brief time in the 1920's and early 1930's, the team was one of
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