Synopses & Reviews
Celebrate America's National pastime in pictures: the history, the heroes, the gear, and the games. Here is an exciting, photo-filled guide to the world of baseball, the historic sport known as America's National Pastime. Eyewitness Baseball includes everything from Babe Ruth's bat to the trophy held aloft by the World Series champions. Beautiful full-color photographs of legendary baseball heroes, historic and modern baseball equipment, and rare artifacts from the earliest baseball teams combine with stories about today's home-run heroes to paint a vivid picture of America's oldest and most beloved sport. See rare memorabilia, home fun hitters, and the World Series trophy. Learn how to turn a double play and the true identities of "the Iron Horse" and "Mr. October." Discover the Baseball Hall of Fame, what it takes to win the World Series, and much, much more!