Frank Chance's Diamond: The Baseball Journalism of Ring Lardner (Paperback)

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Description


At one time Ring Lardner's baseball articles reached millions of readers through more than one hundred newspapers throughout America. This book contains Lardner's columns as well as examples of Lardner's coverage of a number of World Series--including the notorious 1919 Black Sox Series.

About the Author


Ron Rapoport is a sportswriter and author who lives in Santa Monica, California. He was a sports columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times and the Los Angeles Daily News and was sports commentator for National Public Radio's "Weekend Edition Saturday" for two decades. He also wrote about sports for the Los Angeles Times and the Associated Press in New York and San Francisco. He is the recipient of the Ring Lardner Award for Excellence in Sports Journalism and has written numerous books about sports and show business. His latest book, published in 2019 by Hachette Books, is Let's Play Two: The Legend of Mr. Cub, The Life of Ernie Banks.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781493080991
ISBN-10: 1493080997
Publisher: Lyons Press
Publication Date: February 6th, 2024
Pages: 360
Language: English