By George Altman,Lew Freedman

George Altman grew up within the segregated South yet was once capable of perform the game at extra degrees of pageant than probably someone else who has ever performed the sport, from the Nineteen Forties to the 1970s.
Altman performed baseball in any respect the children’ degrees, performed university baseball at Tennessee kingdom, performed for the Kansas urban Monarchs in the course of the waning days of the Negro Leagues, performed for the U.S. military in carrier festival, performed wintry weather league ball in Cuba and Panama, spent 9 years with the Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals and big apple Mets, a two-time All-Star outfielder—then performed in Japan as a typical All-Star. Altman has noticeable all of it and he deals illuminating observations approximately groups, lovers and the game.

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