Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series

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  • ISBN: 0805065377
  • Author: Eliot Asinof
  • Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
  • Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
  • Date: May 1, 2000
  • Pages: 336
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

The headlines proclaimed the 1919 fix of the World Series and attempted cover-up as “the most gigantic sporting swindle in the history of America!” First published in 1963, Eight Men Out has become a timeless classic. Eliot Asinof has reconstructed the entire scene-by-scene story of the fantastic …