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Table of Contents Acknowledgments vii Preface 1 Introduction-Baseball and Philadelphia 00 A Guide to Statistics 00 Part I-The Clubs and the Teams and the City 1. The Olympic Days 00 2. The Game Spreads and Philadelphia Grows 00 3. Baseball During the Civil War-Philadelphia Joins the NABBP 00 4. The First Name in Philadelphia Baseball-Athletic 00 5. The Drawing of the Color Line 00 6. The Coming of the Pros 00 7. The National Association Years 000 8. The Centennial City and the First Year of the National League 000 9. The Beer and Whiskey League Comes to Philadelphia 000 10. A Pennant for the Athletics 000 11. The Worcester Ruby Legs and the New Philadelphia Philadelphias 000 12. The Athletics' Riches to Rags Story 000 13. Other Teams, Other Leagues 000 14. War and Peace and War 000 15. The 1890s Phillies-It Was Always Something 000 Part II-A Biographical Dictionary Chapter Notes 000 Bibliography 000 Index 000
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Baseball -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 20th century.
Philadelphia Athletics (Baseball team) -- History.