Sol Gittleman

Sol Gittleman graduated from Drew University in 1955. After a promising college baseball career, he was shown the scouting report written by a part-time bird dog covering colleges in northern New Jersey: “Too small; can’t hit with power, weak arm, cheats on the infield.” This led him to graduate school at Columbia and the University of Michigan, where he received his PhD in comparative literature. He has been at Tufts University since 1964, serving as provost for twenty-one years. Gittleman currently serves as the Alice and Nathan Gantcher University Professor. His Reynolds, Raschi, and Lopat: New York’s Big Three and the Great Yankee Dynasty of 1949-53 was published in 2007. He has been a SABR member since 1986.

 

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  • 1947 Yankees: Reynolds and Raschi, building blocks of a dynasty
  • One Trade, Three Teams, and Reversal of Fortune

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