qProfessional baseball is full of arcane team names at all levels of the sport. Some might be surprised to learn that the major league Dodgers owe their nickname to a trolley line in Brooklyn. This comprehensive reference book explains the origins of all known major, minor and Negro league teams from 1869 through 2011q--Provided by publisher.... in the major leagues in 1919 and then defeated the AL champion Chicago White Sox, 5 games to 3, in the 1919 World Series. ... stock market crashed in 1929, the Reds started acrashing, a finishing eighth and last in the National League fouranbsp;...
|Title||:||Baseball Team Names|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2013-02-26|