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The Resource The Cooperstown casebook : who's in the baseball hall of fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques, Jay Jaffe ; foreword by Peter Gammons

The Cooperstown casebook : who's in the baseball hall of fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques, Jay Jaffe ; foreword by Peter Gammons

Label
The Cooperstown casebook : who's in the baseball hall of fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques
Title
The Cooperstown casebook
Title remainder
who's in the baseball hall of fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques
Statement of responsibility
Jay Jaffe ; foreword by Peter Gammons
Title variation
Cooperstown casebook
Title variation remainder
whos in the Baseball Hall of Fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jaffe provides a definitive guide to the greatest players in baseball history, and the Baseball Hall of Fame. He believes that the current standards for election and an arcane selection process has created some glaring mistakes, and presents a new, more objective system
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10573752
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jaffe, Jay
Dewey number
796.357092/273
Index
index present
LC call number
GV863.A1
LC item number
J34 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
who's in the Baseball Hall of Fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques
Label
The Cooperstown casebook : who's in the baseball hall of fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques, Jay Jaffe ; foreword by Peter Gammons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [429]-430) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why care about the Hall of Fame? -- Part I: Battles and WARs -- The ins and outs of the Hall of Fame -- Stat school -- Swimming with JAWS -- How voters put third base in a corner -- The hall of cronyism -- Blyleven, Morris, and the war on WAR -- Booms, busts, bottlenecks, and ballot reform -- This is your ballot on drugs -- Part II: Around the diamond -- Catchers -- First basemen -- Second basemen -- Shortstops -- Third basemen -- Leftfielders -- Centerfielders -- Rightfielders -- Starting pitchers -- Relief pitchers -- Slouching toward Cooperstown
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 446 pages
Isbn
9781250071217
Lccn
2017012016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 957021672
  • (OCoLC)957021672
Label
The Cooperstown casebook : who's in the baseball hall of fame, who should be in, and who should pack their plaques, Jay Jaffe ; foreword by Peter Gammons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [429]-430) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why care about the Hall of Fame? -- Part I: Battles and WARs -- The ins and outs of the Hall of Fame -- Stat school -- Swimming with JAWS -- How voters put third base in a corner -- The hall of cronyism -- Blyleven, Morris, and the war on WAR -- Booms, busts, bottlenecks, and ballot reform -- This is your ballot on drugs -- Part II: Around the diamond -- Catchers -- First basemen -- Second basemen -- Shortstops -- Third basemen -- Leftfielders -- Centerfielders -- Rightfielders -- Starting pitchers -- Relief pitchers -- Slouching toward Cooperstown
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 446 pages
Isbn
9781250071217
Lccn
2017012016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 957021672
  • (OCoLC)957021672

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