By Harold Seymour, Dorothy Z. Seymour
In Baseball: The Golden Age, Harold Seymour and Dorothy Seymour turbines discover the fantastic period whilst the sport really captured the yankee mind's eye, with such mythical figures as Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb within the highlight.
Beginning with the formation of the 2 significant leagues in 1903, while baseball formally entered its "golden age" of recognition, the authors learn the adjustments within the association baseball--from an unwieldy three-man fee to the powerful one-man rule of pass judgement on Kenesaw Mountain Landis. They depicts how the play at the box shifted from the low-scoring, pitcher-dominated online game of the "dead ball" period ahead of international struggle I to the better scoring of the 1920's "lively ball" period, with emphasis on domestic runs, top exemplified through the exploits of Babe Ruth.
Note: On August 2, 2010, Oxford collage Press made public that it should credits Dorothy Seymour turbines as co-author of the 3 baseball histories formerly "authored" exclusively by way of her past due husband, Harold Seymour. The Seymours collaborated on Baseball: The Early Years (1960), Baseball: The Golden Age (1971) and Baseball: The People's Game (1991).
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