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From worst ... to first : a history of Kansas City Major League Baseball, 1955-1985

Author: Del Black; Sid Bordman; Bob Sands; Joe Henderson; Jim Murray
Publisher: Kansas City, Missouri : Covington Group, ©2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Del Black; Sid Bordman; Bob Sands; Joe Henderson; Jim Murray
ISBN: 9780692667446 069266744X
OCLC Number: 956438367
Notes: "From Worst to First represents a wild ride through 30 years of tumultuous, unpredictable and fascinating history of Major League Baseball in Kansas City, covering the transition from baseball's chronic losers in 1955 to World Series Champions in 1985. It is a unique perspective through the writings of those newspapermen who covered the A's and Royals during those three decades."--Front book jacket.
Description: 209 pages : illustrations ; 29 x 23 cm
Responsibility: Del Black, Sid Bordman, Bob Sands, Joe Henderson and Jim Murray.

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An insider look at the history of the Kansas City Royals

by literarybear (WorldCat user published about 2 weeks ago) Excellent Permalink

From Worst to First: A history of Kansas City Major League Baseball 1955-1985 is an engrossing recapture of the agonizing, uncertain, suspenseful efforts to bring Major League Baseball to the Midwest, and the roller-coaster story of the first thirty years until the Kansas...
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