Who is the best at each position throughout the history of each major league baseball franchise? Now Taking the Field provides robust 30-man all-time dream team rosters, selected based on Wins Above Replacement (WAR), traditional statistics, awards, and post-season accomplishments. Additional features for each all-time team include starting lineups, depth charts, comparisons with numerous past authors and fan surveys, and more.
"A great reminder that there is nothing more fun than a good baseball argument. ...Endlessly fun for baseball fans everywhere." -- Joe Posnanski, Columnist for MLB.com and New York Times bestselling author "Cover of Book"
"Fascinating and compelling and a must for any baseball fan. 5 stars!!" -- "Roy Firestone, 7-Time Emmy Award Winner with ESPN
"This volume joins Bill James' Historical Baseball Abstract and a few other books of its genre on an accessible bookshelf." --""Bill Brown, Broadcaster for Cincinnati and Houston for 37 years "Pre-pub review"
"Here's a book that actually answers Abbott & Costello's questions...who's on first, why that guy is the left fielder and the reason for today's catcher." --Steve Wulf, ESPN Senior Writer "Pre-pub review"
"Stone's knowledge and love for the game carry the reader along like a ballpark organ melody. It's the ultimate fantasy league." --Linda Robertson, Miami Herald columnist "Pre-pub review"
This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!