Synopses & Reviews
An addictive read, sure to spark conversation wherever baseball is spoken, the third edition of The Baseball Maniacs Almanac is part reference, part trivia, part brain teaser, and absolutely the greatest, most unusual, and thorough compendium of baseball stats and facts ever compiled.
“Being a baseball maniac is a condition which cannot be cured—it can only be treated. So take two chapters of Bert Sugar’s book, and then call him in the morning.” —Bob Costas
About the Author
Bert Randolph Sugar has established himself as one of the world's foremost sports historians. The former editor-in-chief of The Ring and Fight Game magazines and the author of more than eighty books (including over a dozen books on baseball), Sugar lives with his wife in Chappaqua, New York.Stuart Shea is a freelance writer specializing in sports and music. He is the author of Wrigley Field: An Unauthorized Biography. When he’s not busy discovering new music, he can be found co-running Bard-ball.com, the Internet’s top site for baseball poetry.