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Author Gmelch, George.

Title Inside pitch : life in professional baseball / George Gmelch.

Imprint Washington [D.C.] : Smithsonian Institution Press, c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  796.35764 G529i    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  796.357 G491    ---  Available
Description xiii, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-223) and index.
Contents Talent for the game -- Breaking in -- Learning the culture -- Moving up the ranks -- Making it -- The mental game -- Rituals of uncertainty -- Baseball wives -- Groupies -- When the cheering stops -- Reflections.
Subject Baseball players -- Social conditions.
Baseball players -- Attitudes.
Baseball players -- Professional relationships.
ISBN 1560989882 (alk. paper)

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