Books/Articles/Films

Lists and hyperlinks (in green) to important source material related to the symposium.  Comments and suggestions for additional readings and links are welcomed:

The Way It Is, by Curt Flood (1971)

A Whole Different Ball Game: The Sport and Business of Baseball, by Marvin Miller (1991)

Baseball: A Film by Ken Burns, PBS (1994)

Hardball: The Education of A Baseball Commissioner, by Bowie Kuhn (1997)

Baseball’s Reserve System: The Case and Trial of Curt Flood Vs. Major League Baseball, by Neil F. Flynn (2006)

The Conscience of the Game: Baseball’s Commissioners from Landis to Selig, by Larry Moffi (2006)

A Well Paid Slave: Curt Flood’s Fight For Free Agency in Professional Sports, by Brad Snyder (2007)

A People’s History of Baseball, by Mitchell Nathanson (2012)

Curt Flood in the Media: Baseball, Race, and the Demise of the Activist-Athlete, by Abraham I. Khan (2013)

The Baseball Trust: A History of Baseball’s Antitrust Exemption, by Stuart Banner (2013)

The Curious Case of Curt Flood, HBO Documentary (2013)

The Curt Flood Act of 1998: A Hollow Gesture After All These Years? by Ed Edmonds

The Boys of Winter: How Marvin Miller, Andy Messersmith and Dave  McNally Brought Down Baseball’s Historic Reserve System by  Ben Heuer

Baseball And The Law: A Selected Annotated Bibliography, 1998-2004, by Amy B. Osborne

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