Baseball's Power Shift: How the Players Union, the Fans, and the Media Changed American Sports Culture by Jon Krister Swanson
English | Mar. 1, 2016 | ISBN: 0803255233 | 320 Pages | AZW3/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 2.31 MB
From Major League Baseball’s inception in the 1880s through World War II, team owners enjoyed monopolistic control of the industry. Despite the players’ desire to form a viable union, every attempt to do so failed.