qKirst's essays are put together from dozens of personal interviews with baseball characters. They contain new information about the father of baseball card collecting, about a bat company whose accomplishments were lost in baseball lore, and about the murder trial of the first African American to play in the Major Leagues.q--BOOK JACKET.Breck and Bill Canino, another witness, both used their cell phones to call for an ambulance. aquot;Helpa#39;s coming, aquot; Breck said, but Lenny did not respond. The driver of the blue car, Breck said, walked out to look at Lenny. Several witnesses said the anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Ashes of Lou Gehrig and Other Baseball Essays|
|Author||:||Sean Peter Kirst|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2003-08-06|