Sports biography, Baseball
Synthetic audio, Automated braille
The acclaimed New Yorker sportswriter examines the inner working of professional baseball, in these essays from the spring of 1977 to the summer of 1981.Late Innings takes fans far beyond the stadium view of the field and into the substrata… of baseball as it is experienced by the people who make it happen. Celebrated as one of the game&’s finest chroniclers, Roger Angell shares his commentary on the money, fame, power, traditions, and social aspects of baseball during the late seventies and early eighties. Covering monumental events such as Reggie Jackson&’s three World Series home runs and the bitter ordeal of the 1981 players&’ strike, Angell offers a timeless perspective on the world of baseball to be enjoyed by fans of all ages.