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101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out

About the Book

101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out

The game of baseball has launched thousands of attractions that reflect the game’s rich history and quirky lore: shrines and gravesites, museum exhibits, statues, plaques, bars and restaurants, pop culture landmarks, and more. Josh Pahigian has gathered 101 of the very best of the best along with a collection of essays that explain where to find these sites and how they reflect the soul of this classic American sport.

Among the top places to visit are the St. Paul Saints’ Midway Stadium, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center, the Billy Goat Tavern, the Field of Dreams movie site, the Jackie Robinson Center, Lenny Dykstra’s Car Wash and Shoeless Joe Jackson Memorial Park.

Whether you are an armchair traveler, a sports fan or a lover of local folklore, this intriguing and colorful tribute to the game will be a welcome addition to your sports collection.

101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out
by Josh Pahigian

  • Publication Date: March 4, 2008
  • Genres: Baseball, Nonfiction, Sports, Travel
  • Hardcover: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Lyons Press
  • ISBN-10: 159921251X
  • ISBN-13: 9781599212517