qProfessional baseball is full of arcane team names. The Los Angeles Dodgers, for instance, owe their nickname to the trolley tracks that honeycombed Brooklyn in the early 1880s. (Residents were qtrolley dodgersq). This comprehensive reference book explains the nicknames of thousands of major and minor league franchises, Negro League and early independent black clubs, and international teams--from 1869 through 2011q--Provided by publisher.A Worldwide Dictionary, 1869-2011 Richard Worth ... Car manufacturer Henry Ford started the Stout Air Service here on July 31, 1926, for passenger plane flights between Detroit and Grand Rapids, one of the earliest regular ... Moniker was used for headlines, i.e., aBenders edge Millers, 4a3. ... Regular season scheduleanbsp;...
|Title||:||Baseball Team Names|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2013-02-26|