The SABR Bookshelf: Winter 2018
Periodically throughout the year, SABR.org publishes The SABR Bookshelf, a listing of new books that are received at the SABR office.
Here are The SABR Bookshelf listings for Winter 2018:
To get your NEW book listed on The SABR Bookshelf, make sure a review copy is sent to: The SABR Bookshelf, Cronkite School at ASU, 555 N. Central Ave. #416, Phoenix, AZ 85004. An e-book file will also suffice; please send the e-book in PDF, EPUB or Kindle/MOBI format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To ensure a listing in The Baseball Index — SABR’s online catalog of baseball research materials at www.baseballindex.org — make sure a review copy is sent to The Baseball Index, 4025 Beechwood Pl., Riverside, CA 92506.
Bolded names indicates that the author(s) is a SABR member. Click here for a list of publishers found in the SABR Bookshelf, along with their contact information.
In addition, check out new books published by SABR at SABR.org/ebooks.
Click on the link above for more detailed information on each of these books:
- The Whiz Kids Take the Pennant: The 1950 Philadelphia Phillies, edited By C. Paul Rogers III and Bill Nowlin
- Baseball’s Business: The Winter Meetings: 1958-2016, edited By Steve Weingarden and Bill Nowlin
- The Call to the Hall: When Baseball’s Highest Honor Came to 31 Legends of the Sport, by Kevin Warneke and David C. Ogden
- The Half-Game Pennant of 1908, by Charles C. Alexander
- The Los Angeles Dodgers Encyclopedia, by Richard J. Shmelter
- Connie Mack’s First Dynasty: The Philadelphia Athletics, 1910-1914, by Lew Freedman
- Tom Yawkey: Patriarch of the Boston Red Sox, by Bill Nowlin
- Blacks in the Adirondacks: A History (New York State Series) , by Sally E. Svenson
- Blue Monday: The Expos, The Dodgers and the Home Run That Changed Everything, by Danny Gallagher
- When Baseball Met Big Bill Haywood, by Scott C. Roper and Stephanie A. Roper
- Tom Gamboa: My Life in Baseball, by Tom Gamboa with David Russell
- The Detroit Wolverines: The Rise and Wreck of a National League Champion, 1881–1888, by Brian “Chip” Martin
- Roy Sievers, by Paul Scimonelli
- Smoketown: The Untold Story of the Other Great Black Renaissance, by Mark Whitaker
- Wopper: How Babe Ruth Lost His Father and Won the 1918 World Series Against the Cubs (Volume 3), by Frank Amoroso
- The Hometown Team, by Steve Babineau
- Baseball Italian Style, by Lawrence Baldassaro
- Teaching Statistics Using Baseball, by Jim Albert
- The Cornfield Boys, by Douglas Quinn
- After the Cheering Stops: A Retirement Game Plan for Elite Athletes and Baby Boomer Career Professionals Seeking a New Future, by Alan Spector
To view previous listings in The SABR Bookshelf, click here.
Originally published: February 6, 2018. Last Updated: February 6, 2018.