Why Baseball Matters (Why X Matters Series) by Susan Jacoby
English | March 20th, 2018 | ASIN: B07B51F81J, ISBN: 0300224273 | 219 Pages | EPUB | 3.26 MB
Baseball, first dubbed the “national pastime” in print in 1856, is the country’s most tradition-bound sport. Despite remaining popular and profitable into the twenty-first century, the game is losing young fans, among African Americans and women as well as white men. Furthermore, baseball’s greatest charm—a clockless suspension of time—is also its greatest liability in a culture of digital distraction.