Baseball beyond Borders

Baseball beyond Borders
Author : Frank P. Jozsa, Jr.
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages : 262
Release : 2013-09-12
ISBN 10 : 9780810892460
ISBN 13 : 0810892464
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Baseball beyond Borders Book Description:

This book takes a close look at the international ballplayers, managers, and officials in Major League Baseball from 1876 to 2012. It is not only a comprehensive history of foreigners in baseball, but also an examination of the impact and significance of these individuals on the sport, including their influence on the minor leagues and on the expansion, development, and popularity of baseball in the U.S. and elsewhere.

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