TITLE

Baseball pioneer Curt Flood, who paved the way for free agency, dies at 59

PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Jet;2/10/97, Vol. 91 Issue 12, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Remembers former Major League Baseball player Curt Flood, who died in early 1997 after a lengthy bout with throat cancer. Flood's role in bringing free agency to professional baseball; The significance of his efforts to establish free agency; Career highlights and statistics; Comments from Chicago White Sox player Albert Belle; Flood's family.
ACCESSION #
9702261563

 

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