"Legends of Baseball's Dead Ball Era"
Upper East Side
Until Sun Dec 1 2013
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Sep 4 2013
The dawn of professional baseball—known as the "dead-ball era"—produced some of the most legendary names the game has ever known. In stark contrast to today's MLB, known for its huge salaries and drug-aided tape-measure home runs, the dead-ball era relied on defense, cunning and grit. It's okay to yearn for better days gone by.