qFew baseball fans know about the Japanese American Nisei Leagues, or of their most influential figure, Kenichi Zenimura (1900-1968). A talented player who excelled at all nine positions, Zenimura was also a respected manager and would become the Japanese American community's baseball ambassador. This first biography delivers a thorough and fascinating account of Zenimura's lifeq--Provided by publisher.aBaseball Czar K. Zenimura Gives Thanks and Regards, a Gila News-Courier, August 1, 1945, 6. 81. ... aLefty Oa#39;Doul Importing Home-Run King of Japan for Tryout Here, a Los Angeles Times, June 18, 1952, C3. 34. ... 1953 in Japanese Baseball, Baseball-Reference.com, http://www. baseball-reference.com/bullpen/ 1953_anbsp;...
|Title||:||Kenichi Zenimura, Japanese American Baseball Pioneer|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2011|