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Thursday, May 5 2011

‘Jews and Baseball’: Setting the Record Straight

Jewish sportsmen may be the butt of jokes, from the "Famous Jewish Athletes" leaflet in Airplane! to Jon Stewart's quips, but the quintessential American sport has been home to many Jewish players since its earliest days.


Tuesday, April 20 2010

High Heat: The Secret History of the Fastball by Tim Wendel

There are very few people who have the ability to throw a baseball at 100 miles per hour or more. Those who do have a shot at baseball glory.


Wednesday, January 15 2003

Sandy Koufax:  A Lefty’s Legacy by Jane Leavy

The glory and thrill of this pivotal game against the backdrop of a troubled country.


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