Library Finds! (JW Edition – Getting Ready for Playoff Baseball!)

Playoff Baseball is just around the corner and Julia felt inspired to look at baseball for this week’s Library Finds! Especially since the Cardinals are currently in first place 😉 Here are just a few of the titles we have in the library that focus on everyone’s favorite sport:

The St. Louis Baseball Reader

The St. Louis Baseball Reader
edited by Richard Peterson
GV 863 .M82 S7 2006

Shades of Glory

Shades of Glory: The Negro Leagues and the Story of African-American Baseball
by Lawrence D. Hogan
GV 863 .A1 H58 2006

Raceball

Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game
by Rob Ruck
GV 867.64 .R83 2011

The Summer of Beer and Whiskey

The Summer of Beer and Whiskey: How Brewers, Barkeeps, Rowdies, Immigrants, and a Wild Pennant Fight Made Baseball America’s Game
by Edward Achorn
GV 875 .A57 .A35 2013

Moneyball

Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
by Michael Lewis
GV 880 .L49 2011

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