By Pamela A. Bakker
usually operating with Henry Chadwick, referred to as the daddy of Baseball, the brothers turned experts at the game, writing histories of golf equipment and avid gamers, and scoring for the early long island and Brooklyn clubs.
June went directly to hide boxing because it transitioned right into a gentlemen's recreation, soccer because it emerged on university campuses, and golfing throughout the youth of the USGA and PGA. He additionally wrote baseball books. jam-packed with carrying information, this ebook units the brothers right into a interval of serious alterations on the planet of yankee sports.
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Eyes on the Sporting Scene, 1870-1930: Will and June Rankin, New York's Sportswriting Brothers by Pamela A. Bakker