By Steve Steinberg,Stew Thornley,Mark Pattison,Jean Hastings Ardell,Gene Carney,Jim Prime,Anthony Salazar,Saul Wisnia,Bill Nowlin,Cecilia Tan
On June 28, 2002, over 700 participants of the Society for American Baseball learn (SABR) descended on Fenway Park for an interleague contest among the place of birth Boston purple Sox and their nationwide League competitors, the previous Boston—-now Atlanta—-Braves. Sixty-four of those avid fanatics, historians, statisticians, and gamers recorded their reviews for this e-book. a few wrote from privileged perspectives akin to contained in the eco-friendly Monster’s guide scoreboard, the Braves clubhouse, and the extensive- forged sales space, whereas others took within the essence of Fenway from the grandstand or bleachers. the result's a desirable examine significant League Baseball, the pink Sox and their colourful historical past, the charms and demanding situations of Fenway Park, and the attract of being a baseball fan.
Including articles on purple Sox/Boston Braves heritage and town sequence, The Fenway venture combines historic heritage as purely SABR can bring it with this attention-grabbing "one evening on the ballpark" as recorded through sixty four observers immediate. From the guy who sang the nationwide Anthem (SABR member Joe Mancuso) to the lady who threw out the 1st pitch (SABR's president Claudia Perry), from a guy within the bleachers to a girl within the press field, readers of The Fenway venture will see the sport from all angles.
Includes contributions by:
Jean Hastings Ardell
Steve Bennett & The Bennett Family
Steven Wolfgang Brooks
Peter Mancuso Jr.
John T. Saccoman
Ryan M. Saccoman
Scott C. Turner
Angela Jane Weisl