The 1902 Pittsburgh Pirates : treachery and triumph / Ronald T. Waldo
- Waldo, Ronald T., 1961-
- Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 
- Physical Description:
- vii, 291 pages ; 23 cm
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Player Influx Catapults Pittsburgh into a Pennant Contender -- 2.Williams Jumps to the Americans, Pirates Win the Pennant -- 3.Barney Dreyfuss Battles Fellow National League Magnates -- 4.Pittsburgh Breaks Out of the Gate in Splendid Fashion -- 5.Executive Discipline Fails to Derail the Pirates Train -- 6.Honus Wagner and Jack O'Connor Heading to St. Louis? -- 7.Jack Chesbro Becomes the National League's Top Pitcher -- 8.Pirates Rooters Demand a Shift to the American League -- 9.Ban Johnson Lures Pirates Stars to the American League -- 10.Jack Chesbro and Jesse Tannehill Issue an Ultimatum to Dreyfuss -- 11.Pittsburgh Breaks Record as Tommy Leach Fight Intensifies -- 12.Pirates Win Third Consecutive Pennant Despite Loss of Stars -- Appendices -- A.1902 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster -- B.1902 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics.
- "Without question, the 1902 Pirates aggregation was the greatest of those three squads. This definitive historical account examines the record-breaking 1902 Pittsburgh season, the politics that shaped baseball's landscape during that time period and the players who were responsible for allowing that squad to claim its rightful place in baseball history"--
- 9780786478323 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786478322 (softcover : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Purchased with funds from the Tiley Family Memorial Libraries Endowment in memory of Raymond A. and Betty Jane Lindenmuth Tiley; 2016
- Endowment Note:
- Tiley Family Memorial Libraries Endowment in memory of Raymond A. and Betty Jane Lindenmuth Tiley
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