The Joy of Keeping Score: How Scoring the Game Has Influenced and Enhanced the History of Baseballby Paul Dickson
The author of The Dickson Baseball Dictionary and other baseball books here celebrates one of the most unusual pleasures in all of sports--the act of scoring a baseball game. Along the way, Dickson gives baseball fans a unique and nostalgic tour through America's favorite pastime. 75 illustrations.
Meet the Author
Paul Dickson is the author of more than forty books, including The Joy of Keeping Score, The New Dickson Baseball Dictionary, Baseball's Greatest Quotations, and Baseball: The Presidents' Game. In addition to baseball, his specialties include Americana and language. He lives in Garrett Park, Maryland.
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