Monthly Archives: July 2016

The Duke of Storytelling

Marland “Duke” Doolittle is mentioned only once in The Bilko Athletic Club. He is quoted as saying George Freese, the slugging third baseman for the 1956 Los Angeles Angels, was one of those rare players who could hit a curveball better than a fastball. The title of a chapter in the newly-released book, Handsome Ransom […]

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