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Forbes Field

Forbes Field

essays and memories of the Pirates" historic ballpark, 1909-1971

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, Pa.) -- History,
  • Pittsburgh Pirates (Baseball team) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by David Cicotello and Angelo J. Louisa ; foreword by Philip J. Lowry.
    ContributionsCicotello, David, 1953-, Louisa, Angelo Joseph.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV416.P57 F67 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18584967M
    ISBN 10078642754X
    ISBN 109780786427543
    LC Control Number2006036274
    OCLC/WorldCa76183152

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13 At this point, Ruth had driven in all six Boston runs.