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The Red Sox and philosophy

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Published by Open Court in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boston Red Sox (Baseball team),
  • Baseball -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michael Macomber.
    SeriesPopular culture and philosophy -- v. 48
    ContributionsMacomber, Michael, 1976-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.B62 B85 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23971979M
    ISBN 109780812696776
    LC Control Number2009048772

    The Popular Culture and Philosophy book series by multiple authors includes books Seinfeld and Philosophy: A Book about Everything and Nothing, The Simpsons and Philosophy: The D'oh! of Homer, The Matrix and Philosophy: Welcome to the Desert of the Real, and several more. The Red Sox and Philosophy: Green Monster Meditations From $ #   Billy Beane’s Red Sox offer helped Sabermetrics get recognition in the baseball community. Billy Beane’s Red Sox Offer Arrives, Despite an Insiders Victory While the outcome of the playoffs is obviously frustrating, the playoff flameout does little to undermine the soundness of the team’s overall approach.

    Big Papi, David Ortiz, led the young Red Sox team to a regular season Division title in before losing in the Playoffs. He had the best offensive season of any retiring player in baseball history. This book follows the Red Sox through their first season without Big Papi.   Novelists Stuart O’Nan and Stephen King, both Red Sox fans, wrote a full, diary style composition of the World Series season. This is one of .

      Dentistry, dread, philosophy, Old Testament Amalekites, and Red Sox Nation mix it up in Joshua Ferris’s new novel. Tom LeClair Updated Jul. 12, PM ET / . The first baseball game at the stadium was played on April 9, , with the Red Sox defeating Harvard College in an exhibition match. The first professional game there was held on Ap a 7–6 Red Sox victory over the New York Highlanders (later Yankees). (Navin Field [later Tiger Stadium] also officially opened that day in Detroit, but the ballpark closed in and was demolished in.


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