The History of the Mayan Ball League

The History of the Mayan Ball League

by Matthew Hanlon

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The History of the Mayan Ball League by Matthew Hanlon

This is the story of the first professional sports league. The intrigue, the drama, the scantily-clad girls holding placards, the beheadings! Follow the Mayan Ball League from its inception as a roughly played pick-up game to the marketing megalith it became to the unsightly end at the hands of the owners and players, whose greed cost them their livelihood, in some cases literally.

The Mayan Ball League enjoyed a long, sweeping history full of characters and athletes and promoters who will shock and amaze you. After all, it was so popular, in its day, it was simply known as “The Ball Game.”

Product Details

BN ID: 2940015723922
Publisher: Q.I. Productions
Publication date: 12/12/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Matthew Hanlon was born in Worcester, Massachusetts a little while back. In the intervening years, he has become a veritable Johnny Appleseed, if Johnny Appleseed had the benefit of air travel, forgot his apple seeds, and forewent the floppy hat.
Matthew failed to plant apple seeds in New York City, London, California, and back in Winchester. Unless it turns out that, while eating an apple somewhat *too* vigorously, he swallowed a seed and one has been growing inside him all this time, providing fresh apples regularly to his internal organs, unbeknownst to himself. In which case the Johnny Appleseed comparison is even more apt than he realized.
He has written short stories which have appeared in such diverse collections as _Fenway Fiction_, _Further Fenway Fiction_, and _Final Fenway Fiction_.

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