C. Paul Rogers III

C. Paul Rogers III is the co-author with boyhood hero Robin Roberts of The Whiz Kids and the 1950 Pennant and with Bill Werber of Memories of a Ballplayer: Bill Werber and Baseball in the 1930s, among other writings on baseball history. He is also editor of a new “Sport in American Life” series to be published by the SMU Press. He has been a Phillies? fan since his boyhood in Casper, Wyoming and feels like he has endured each of the Phils? 10,000 losses personally. His real job is as a law professor and former dean at the SMU School of Law in Dallas, Texas where he writes about antitrust law when he cannot find an excuse to read or write about baseball.


SABR BioProject biographies written by C. Paul Rogers III

  • Andy Seminick
  • Billy Werber
  • Bob Feller
  • Bubba Church
  • Burgess Whitehead
  • Cy Perkins
  • Davey Williams
  • Ed Brandt
  • Eddie Robinson
  • Eddie Waitkus
  • George McQuinn
  • Hugh Mulcahy
  • Hughie Jennings
  • Ival Goodman
  • Jack Coombs

SABR Games Project stories written by C. Paul Rogers III

  • July 25, 2015: Phillies’ Cole Hamels tosses no-hitter at Wrigley Field
  • July 8, 1962: Frank Robinson’s fifth run wins it for Reds
  • October 7, 1961: Roger Maris’s ninth-inning home run wins Game 3 for Yankees
  • September 14, 1957: Ernie Banks blasts three home runs in win over Pirates
  • September 30, 1951: Jackie Robinson saves the day and the season for Dodgers
  • October 1, 1950: Dick Sisler’s 10th-inning home run clinches Phillies’ pennant on the last day of the season
  • August 12, 1950: The day Andy Seminick took out the Giants’ infield
  • August 27, 1949: Tiny Bonham’s last game
  • July 13, 1948: Stan Musial wows St. Louis crowd with two home runs in All-Star Game
  • July 8, 1947: NL pitching dominates in All-Star Game at Wrigley Field
  • August 24, 1945: Bob Feller returns to baseball after World War II
  • April 16, 1940: Bob Feller’s no-hitter on Opening Day propels Cleveland to 1-0 win over White Sox
  • October 6, 1934: Tigers even World Series in Game 4; Dizzy Dean knocked out cold
  • June 24, 1933: Arky Vaughan hits for the cycle in Pirates’ blowout win in Brooklyn
  • October 11, 1915: Red Sox squeeze by Pete Alexander’s Phillies in Game Three

SABR Journal Articles written by C. Paul Rogers III

  • The Day the Phillies Went to Egypt

SABR Research Topics written by C. Paul Rogers III 

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SABR Research Articles written by C. Paul Rogers III 

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