Download PDF by Angelo J. Louisa: The Pirates Unraveled: Pittsburgh’s 1926 Season

By Angelo J. Louisa

ISBN-10: 0786470704

ISBN-13: 9780786470709

With almost an analogous group of workers that had received either the nationwide League pennant and the area sequence the former season, the 1926 Pittsburgh Pirates have been preferred by means of nearly all of preseason prognosticators to trap the pennant for the second one 12 months in a row. yet they entire in 3rd position, 4 and a part video games in the back of the St. Louis Cardinals.
That failure has mostly been attributed to the alleged dissension attributable to the presence of vice chairman and assistant to the chief Fred Clarke at the Pirate bench and to the ramifications of an try via a number of gamers to take away him, often called the “ABC Affair.” This publication chronicles the ’26 Pirates, displaying that the blame assigned to Clarke has been ordinarily lost and that the explanations for the Bucs’ failure have been way more complex.

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