I discovered and devoured this book in 1990 – I had just begun working for an auction house in San Francisco, California, that specialized in Sports memorabilia, among other interests, such as Rock & Roll. One day, I looked down upon a collection the most beautiful Baseball cards, “Tobacco Cards”, as they are also referred to: each in mint condition, pastels printed on a cream-colored card stock, images of the greatest MEN playing Baseball at the turn into the 20th century.
Having the access to see, hold, some of the most historic bats, uniforms, gloves, baseballs – some even used by those I discovered that day in the cards; reading the book, taking a journey into Baseball’s past in Darryl Brock’s manuscript…:
If I Never Get Back by Darryl Brock – books.google.com
Havana Heat: A Novel – 1991- amazon.com