History of Baseball
Baseball Hall of Fame Cooperstown
Sport Parent Code of Conduct
Fan Code of Conduct
Asinof, Elliot and Gould, Steven Jay. Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1963.
Berlage, Gai. Women in Baseball: The Forgotten History, Westport: Praeger Publishers, 1994.
Browne, Lois. The Girls of Summer: The Real Story of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1992.
Brown, Patricia. A League of My Own, Memoirs of a Pitcher for the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Jefferson: McFarland & Company Inc., 2003.
Fidler, Merrie A. The Origins and History of the American Girls Professional Baseball League. Jefferson: McFarland & Company Inc., 2006.
Fleitz, David. Shoeless:The Life and Times of Joe Jackson. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, 2001.
Galt, Margot Fortunato. Up to the Plate: The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, 1995.
Gregorich, Barbara. Women at Play: The Story of Women in Baseball. San Diego: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1993.
Hogan, Lawrence D. and Tygeil, Jules. Shades of Glory: The Negro Leagues and the Story of African-American Baseball. Washington D.C.: National Geographic, 2006.
Jenson, Don. The Timeline History of Baseball. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.
Johnson, Susan E. When Women Played Hardball. Seattle: Seal Press, 1994.
Kovach, John. Benders: Tales from South Bend’s Baseball Past. South Bend: Greenstocking Press, 1987.
Madden, W. C. The Hoosiers of Summer. Indianapolis: Guild Press, 1994.
Miller, Ernestine. Making Her Mark. New York: McGraw Hill, 1992.
Robinson, Ray and Jennison, Christopher. Greats of the Game: The Players, Games, Teams, and Managers that Made Baseball History. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2005.
Stump, Al. Cobb: A Biography. Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books, 1994.
Thrombe, Carolyn. Dottie Wiltse Collins. Jefferson: McFarland and Company, 2005.
Vecsey, George. Baseball: A History of America’s Favorite Game. New York: Modern Library, 2006.
Ward, Geoffrey and Burns, Ken. Baseball: An Illustrated History. New York: Knopf, 1996
Young Adult Books:
Hanmer, Trudy J. The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. London: New Discovery Books, 1994.
Helmer, Diana Star. Belles of the Ball Park. Brookfield: Millbrook Press, 1993.
Macy, Sue. A Whole New Ball Game: The Story of the American Girls Professional Baseball League. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1993.
Credits: This lesson was written by Debra L. Clark, Kent State University