In the Best Interests of Baseball: The Revolutionary Reign of Bud Selig / Edition 1

In the Best Interests of Baseball: The Revolutionary Reign of Bud Selig / Edition 1

by Andrew Zimbalist
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0470128240

ISBN-13: 2900470128243

Pub. Date: 06/04/2007

Publisher: Wiley


About the Author:
Andrew Zimbalist is the Robert A. Woods Professor of Economics at Smith College

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About the Author:
Andrew Zimbalist is the Robert A. Woods Professor of Economics at Smith College

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900470128243
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/04/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272

Table of Contents


Preface     ix
Introduction: Running a League     1
The History of the Commissioner's Role     13
The First Commissioner: Kenesaw Mountain Landis     32
The Undistinguished Middle I: From Chandler to Eckert     49
The Undistinguished Middle II: From Kuhn to Vincent     75
Bud Selig: A Lifetime in Preparation     111
Baseball's Acting Commissioner, 1992-1998     134
Baseball's Permanent Commissioner, 1998-     158
Governing Baseball: Assessing the Past and Anticipating the Future     203
Notes     219
Index     237

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