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Author Nemec, David.

Title The great encyclopedia of nineteenth century major league baseball / David Nemec
Edition Second edition
Published Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 1046 pages) : illustrations
Contents The annual record -- Player register -- Pitcher register -- Major league manager register -- Umpire roster -- Nineteenth century single season and career leaders
Summary Provides a reference work that covers the early years of major league baseball from the first game, May 4, 1871, a 2-0 victory for the Fort Wayne Kekiongas over the visiting Cleveland Forest City team, through the 1900 season. This book presents complete team rosters, statistics, and detailed player, manager, and umpire information
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 1027-1028) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Baseball players -- United States -- Registers.
Baseball -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Baseball -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Registers (Lists)
Registers (Lists)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0817382119 (electronic bk.)
9780817382117 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
Other Titles Major league baseball
Nineteenth century major league baseball