Small-Town Heroes: Images of Minor League Baseball

By: Davis, Hank

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In 1993 successful psychologist and journalist Hank Davis undertook an epic journey exploring the atmosphere and culture of both minor league baseball and the small towns that embrace it. Davis shows us the warmth, quirkiness, and desperate energy of minor league ball, from encounters with future stars to those who would never make it to the "show"; from the kids selling Cracker Jacks outside the park to the aging coaches who persevere out of sheer love for the game. As Davis says, "the minor leagues are full of stories," and he tells some of the best of them here. A new afterword by the author dis-cusses where the minor league players are now.

Title: Small-Town Heroes: Images of Minor League Baseball

Author Name: Davis, Hank

Categories: General,

Publisher: Bison Books:

ISBN Number: 0803266391

ISBN Number 13: 9780803266391

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: Z0803266391Z2

Description: 0803266391 Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge - Nice!