TITLE

THE OLD FOX TURNS MAGNATE

AUTHOR(S)
Considine, Bob; Povich, Shirley
PUB. DATE
April 1940
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;4/20/1940, Vol. 212 Issue 43, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles baseball team manager Clark Griffith. Reaction of Griffith to his appointment as manager of the Senators team; Training conditions under Griffith; Tricks in pitching mastered by Griffith.
ACCESSION #
19960878

 

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