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Author Ham, Eldon L., 1952-

Title Broadcasting baseball : a history of the national pastime on radio and television / Eldon L. Ham.

Published Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  070.449796357 HAM    AVAILABLE
Physical description vii, 272 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-264) and index.
Summary "This work covers the development of the baseball broadcasting industry from the first telegraph reports, the influence of early pioneers at Pittsburgh's KDKA and Chicago's WGN, including the first World Series, the launch of the Telstar Satellite, the Carlton Fisk homerun in 1975 World Series, through New Millenium computer graphics, HD television, and the Internet"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Radio and baseball -- History.
Radio sports events -- History.
Television and baseball -- History.
Televised baseball games -- History.
Baseball announcers -- History.
ISBN 9780786446445 (paperback)
0786446447 (paperback)