Author Andy McCue joins Craig and Rex this week to talk about his 2022 book, "Stumbling around the Bases: The American League’s Mismanagement in the Expansion Eras," and his recent article from the Fall 2022 SABR Baseball Research Journal, "The Doomed Pilots of 1969: The Results of Advice Ignored." McCue takes us on a whirlwind journey through the expansion era's first decade, focusing on the unforgettable 1969 Seattle Pilot debacle. Don't miss this one!
Andy McCue's SABR Page
"Stumbling Around the Bases" at Bookshop.org (affiliate)
"The Doomed Pilots..." at SABR
Errata: The Seattle SuperSonics began play in Seattle in 1967. SABR stands for the Society FOR American Baseball Research (sabr.org).
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