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|Series||Images of baseball|
|LC Classifications||GV875.B7 V58 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||127 p. :|
|Number of Pages||127|
|LC Control Number||2010935095|
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Instead of being about the Brooklyn Dodgers like I thought it was going to be about, it covers other major league teams and players that played in Cuba for spring training.
There are also some photos of Cuban players and teams in the Cuban leagues. I was disappointed after looking at the book. It's ok for a history of baseball in Cuba/5(3). Brooklyn Dodgers in Cuba (Images of Baseball) - Kindle edition by Vitti, Jim.
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The Brooklyn Dodgers held spring training in Havana in so Jackie Robinson could practice safely. Yet that was hardly the beginning: the Bums played in Cuba over 60 seasons, from to Ballplayers drank hard with Author: Jim Vitti.
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Brooklyn Dodgers. likes. The Baseball team that were loved and worshiped by natives of Brooklyn and America for more then a century before the team was moved to Los AngelesFollowers: He sent them to Havana, Cuba. That spring training proved historically significant in a number of ways, starting with Robinson himself.
As Barber wrote, “Rickey hoped enough of the white Dodgers would see the value of Robinson as a player and ask that he be placed on the Brooklyn roster. This hope never happened.”. In the end, the Dodgers opted not to return inchoosing the less expensive Dominican Republic as their spring-training site.
The Dodgers, by then located in Los Angeles, did return to Cuba one more time. When heavy Florida rains threatened a weekend set in against the Cincinnati Reds, the teams opted to move the series to Gran Stadium.
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