Thorn Announced as Keynote Speaker for 9th Annual Seymour Medal Conference

CLEVELAND – SABR invites everyone to attend the ninth annual Seymour Medal Conference, to be held April 27-29, 2007 at the Baseball Heritage Museum in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.

CLEVELAND – SABR invites everyone to attend the ninth annual Seymour Medal Conference, to be held April 27-29, 2007 at the Baseball Heritage Museum in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. The organization is happy to announce that noted baseball author/historian John Thorn has agreed to be keynote speaker for the event.

The conference honors baseball research and writing in all forms and celebrates the achievements of the Seymour Medal winner in a special medal presentation ceremony. The Seymour Medal honors the author(s) of the best book of baseball history or biography published during the preceding calendar year.

Mr. Thorn is the author of countless articles on baseball history and has written, co-written, and edited more than two dozen books, including The Hidden Game of Baseball, Total Baseball, and The Armchair Book of Baseball. He was founding editor of SABR



Originally published: November 9, 2006. Last Updated: November 9, 2006.

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