Author: Editors of Publications International Ltd.
More than just ballparks, these places hold the collective memory of the great game of baseball. From Shibe Field and the Palace of the Fans to Ebbets Field and Candlestick Park to Camden Yards and the new Yankee Stadium, this publication profiles 70 distinguished haunts. This book is for anyone who loves the game of baseball and loves to read about the great places of the past. Some of the ballparks profiled include Crosley Field in Cincinnati; Fenway Park, Boston; Wrigley Field and Comiskey Park in Chicago; Sportsman's Paradise and Busch Stadium, both in St. Louis; Tiger Field in Detroit, and many, many more. Filled with historic photographs and evocative memorabilia, Ballparks: Yesterday & Today takes readers on a visual journey through time, allowing them to tour all of the great stadiums that have housed the teams that comprised America's Pastime.