New PDF release: George Altman: My Baseball Journey from the Negro Leagues to

By George Altman,Lew Freedman

ISBN-10: 0786471034

ISBN-13: 9780786471034

George Altman grew up within the segregated South yet was once in a position to perform the game at extra degrees of pageant than might be somebody else who has ever performed the sport, from the Forties to the 1970s.
Altman performed baseball in any respect the youngsters’ degrees, performed university baseball at Tennessee nation, performed for the Kansas urban Monarchs through the waning days of the Negro Leagues, performed for the U.S. military in carrier festival, performed wintry weather league ball in Cuba and Panama, spent 9 years with the Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals and ny Mets, a two-time All-Star outfielder—then performed in Japan as a standard All-Star. Altman has visible all of it and he deals illuminating observations approximately groups, enthusiasts and the game.

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