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Dan Epstein

Biography

Dan Epstein

Dan Epstein is an award-winning journalist, popculture historian, and avid baseball fan who has written for Rolling Stone, SPIN, Men’s Journal, the Los Angeles Times, USA Today, MOJO, Guitar World, Revolver, LA Weekly and dozens of other publications. He is the author of the acclaimed BIG HAIR AND PLASTIC GRASS: A Funky Ride Through Baseball and America in the Swinging ‘70s. He currently resides in Los Angeles.

Dan Epstein

Books by Dan Epstein

by Dan Epstein - Baseball, History, Nonfiction, Sports

As the nation saluted the 200th birthday of its independence in a spectacle of festivities, Major League Baseball players waged a war for their own liberties, demanding free agency. For both the nation and its national pastime, the year would turn out revolutionary, indeed. STARS AND STRIKES tracks the tumultuous year from White House to shorts-wearing White Sox, chronicling a time on the eve of the disco era, after which the sport and the nation would never be the same.