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By Rusty D. Aton

it's been greater than part a century for the reason that Springfield final hosted minor league baseball. That draught will finish at downtown’s newly built Hammons box within the spring of 2005, while the Springfield Cardinals of the AA Texas League carry expert baseball again to the Queen urban of the Ozarks. the recent workforce may have particularly a legacy to meet, because the Springfield Cardinals of the Western organization gained numerous pennants these a long time in the past, and taken to city such mythical baseball names as department Rickey, Joe Garagiola, and Stan Musial. prior to the Cardinals got here groups just like the Midgets, Reds, and retailers, and a wealthy culture and semi-pro baseball relationship again to the mid-1880s. Drawing from a variety of basic assets and complimented via over a hundred classic photos, Baseball in Springfield is must-have for these able to detect the old connection this urban has to the nationwide pastime.

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