ECRL READS: Baseball in Minnesota: The Definitive History presented by Stew Thornley

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
North Branch Area Library
Community Room

Event Details

Stew Thornley, author of Baseball in Minnesota, The Definitive History, considered “the most recognizable and respected local baseball historian and writer” (City Pages), presents this exhaustively researched volume of elusive information and obscure facts, such as team names and players, leagues and venues, dates and stats. Thornley’s eye for detail is equal to his skill in recounting stories chock-full of unusual anecdotes and player interviews that will surprise and delight both new and hardcore fans. Stew Thornley is a sports historian and author of more than thirty-five books, including the award-winning On to Nicollet: The Glory and Fame of the Minneapolis Millers, and Six Feet Under: A Graveyard Guide to Minnesota (MHS Press). Stew currently is the scorekeeper for the Minnesota Wild, Twins & Timberwolves. 

No registration is required, this events is for all ages and all library events are free and open to the public. 

These programs are funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Event Type(s): ECRL Reads, Authors, Legacy
Age Group(s): Adults, Seniors, All Ages, Teens