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Baseball"s greatest streaks

Allen Lewis

Baseball"s greatest streaks

the highs and lows of teams, pitchers, and hitters in the modern Major Leagues

by Allen Lewis

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Baseball -- Records -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Allen Lewis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV877 .L38 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 264 p. :
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1567082M
      ISBN 10089950714X
      LC Control Number91051209
      OCLC/WorldCa25409340

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