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Total Baseball

The Official Encyclopedia of Major League Baseball, Fifth Edition (Total Baseball)
  • 2458 Pages
  • 4.90 MB
  • English

Viking Adult
Baseball, Sports & Recreation, Sports, United States, Baseball - General, Reference, Sports & Recreation / General, Hi
ContributionsJohn Thorn (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7643404M
ISBN 100670875112
ISBN 139780670875115

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Editions for Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia: X (Hardcover published in ), X (Hardcover published in ), Cited by: Palmer's work was the basis for the "Total Baseball" series, which he co-edited with John Thorn.

Thorn and Palmer's seminal book "The Hidden Game of Baseball" was republished in the spring of by University of Chicago Press. In this essay — a version of which was first published on the SABR website in — Palmer discusses the.

"Total Baseball" is fantastic, pure and simple. It does have its short-comings, of course (for example, I agree that full, basic fielding statistics are a necessity, especially since the authors' fielding runs statistic is very flawed; it would also be great if the book had a catalog of trades, like the "Encyclopedia" has had), but it more than makes up for these minor faults with some of the Cited by: 8.

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