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Play Ball: The History, Culture & Politics of Baseball: Cultural Impact

The Hero Myth

The Black Sox Scandal of 1919

Several fictional works, including THE NATURAL, have been inspired by the events of the Black Sox Scandal. EIGHT MEN OUT, based on the nonfiction book of the same name, offers a dramatized version of events which include the creation of the plan, and the aftermath that subsequently ruined the careers of the eight players involved.

Field of Dreams

Dreamfield: The Story of the Field of Dreams

Personal Experiences

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