For our first book club of the year we discussed The Cooperstown Casebook: Who’s in the Baseball Hall of Fame, Who Should Be In, and Who Should Pack Their Plaques.
We will talk about Jim Kaat and the Hall of Fame on SABR Day.
Despite the lockout, it’s been a busy offseason and we have lots to talk about as a chapter! Join us as we convene to process recent news and events in baseball.
For our next book club we will discuss Alex Speier’s account of how the Boston Red Sox built the team that won a world championship in 2018
This Saturday, June 19, the Lansing Lugnuts are inducting the fabled (Adrian) Page Fence Giants team into their Michigan Baseball Hall of Fame.
Watch the video of last week’s Zoom panel on the House of David baseball team.
We are proud to kick off our 2021 SABR Southern Michigan book clubs with an award-winning book by one of our chapter board members. In the late 19th century, Adrian, Michigan, was home to a nationally-known team of African American All-Stars. Mitch Lutzke tells their nearly forgotten story in The Page Fence Giants: A History of Black Baseball’s Pioneering Champions.
Calling all baseball fans! Kalamazoo Public Library (KPL) is offering a new program this spring called Baseball Books-on-Deck 2021. Join KPL and celebrate the beginning of the baseball season by attending four special author/historian presentations about America’s Pastime.
March 11, 2021 8:00 p.m. Eastern Live on Zoom Watch the video of this event: Download Audio The House of David baseball team of Benton…
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