Synopses & Reviews
You can almost hear the crack of the bat, taste that hot dog, and feel the energy of the crowd. Adapted from the bestselling book with almost 700,000 copies in print, Take Me Out to the Ballpark is the calendar—in the shape of a stadium—that celebrates the ballpark experience and the passion of the true-blue fan. Each month highlights a beloved ballpark past or present: Miller Park, U.S. Cellular Field, Ebbets Field, Shibe Park, Old Yankee Stadium, and more. Spreads include a full-page photograph and smaller detail images, plus sidebars packed with history, fascinating facts, stats, anecdotes, and lore. It’s the calendar that captures the love of the game on every page.
You can almost hear the crack of the bat, taste that hot dog, and feel the energy of the crowd.
Adapted from the bestselling book, which has over 730,000 copies in print, the Take Me Out to the Ballpark 2013 Calendar celebrates the ballpark experience and the passion of the true-blue fan.
Each month presents a full-page photograph of the park, a brief history, and detail photographs. Important baseball birthdays are also noted, as well as major holidays for the U.S., Canada, U.K., Australia, and New Zealand.
And, of course, the unique die-cut stadium shape is a perennial crowd-pleaser.
About the Author
Josh Leventhal is an editor and the author of the best-selling book Take Me Out to the Ballpark, The World Series: An Illustrated History of the Fall Classic, and Baseball Yesterday & Today, among others. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.