Looks at the history of baseball in a variety of countries, including Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Cuba, and includes profiles of each country's teams and top players.... on a string of ugly bean-ball incidents involving Reds Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, Dodgers fly chaser Carl Furillo, and Braves slugger Joe Adcock, among others. ... October 20, 1969). ... The 6-3 lefty only once led the circuit in any recognized pitching category, with 80 appearances on the mound during Puerto Rico.
|Title||:||Diamonds Around the Globe|
|Author||:||Peter C. Bjarkman|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2005|