TITLE

The home run

AUTHOR(S)
Leclerc, A.; Berendt, J.
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
Esquire;Aug91, Vol. 116 Issue 2, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the home run in the game of baseball which were frowned upon for the first fifty years. Players, such as Willie Mays, Mickey Mantle, and Ted Williams, who hit an average of 2.47 home runs for every one hundred times at bat during the 1950s.
ACCESSION #
9108261920

 

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