The Eastern European Jewish Immigrant Experience with Baseball in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century

  title={The Eastern European Jewish Immigrant Experience with Baseball in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century},
  author={Alan Owen Patterson},
  journal={Modern Judaism},
  pages={104 - 79}
In the last decade there has been a renewed interest in the study of Jews and baseball by both amateur and professional historians. The recent book, Jews and Baseball: Entering the American Mainstream, 1871–1948 Volume I (McFarland and Company, 2006), by Burton A. Boxerman and Benita W. Boxerman encompasses the biographical history of many Jewish players, owners, and other baseball professionals who have shaped baseball history to which this essay addresses. Baseball historian Martin Abramowitz… Expand


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