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ROADSIDE BASEBALL:
Uncovering Hidden Treasures from Our National Pastime

Author: Chris Epting

Baseball’s rich history is celebrated in Cooperstown, N.Y., but it’s only a glimpse of baseball’s storied past. Baseball history lives in the city streets of Brooklyn to the country fields of Iowa. It’s in these places you’ll find birthplaces, shrines, museums, final resting places and out-of-the-way spots where Baseball’s history was made or still is preserved.

Travel the backroads of America, from small towns to big cities, and experience baseball history.  Roadside Baseball, a travel guide and trivia book takes baseball fans across the United States to out-of-the-way spots, birthplaces and final resting places, sites where baseball history was made and shrines where the game is preserved. With colorful commentary and accompanying background stories, from sea to shining sea, this state-by-state guide leads intrepid readers to reconnect with American's favorite national pastime.

Visit museums that honor the game and its players, including:

  • The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y.
  • The Legends of the Game Museum in Arlington, Texas
  • The Bob Feller Museum in Van Meter, Iowa

Visit historic fields, including:

  • The Field of Dreams, in Dyersville, Iowa
  • Durham Athletic Park, in Durham, N.C.
  • Minor-league complexes across the country

Organized by region and state, the book includes Information and photographs for over 300 baseball historical sights.

$16.95 (softcover)
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