Vol.16 / No. 3 • 1999

In This Issue:
In The Coach’s Box
The Straw Man

by Steven Lehman
The State of the Game
Audience with the Emperor
by Paul Chaplin
The View from Left Field
Home Run Heresy
by Chris Christensen
The All-Body Team
EFQ Staff
My Turn At Bat
Our Second Season
by Rick Wilber
Baseball Fiction
Heinie Manush Tries for Third
by Joseph Connolly
Baseball Poetry
Baseball Sestina / John Poff
• Stealing Home / Joseph Stanton
On Historical Grounds
Fidel on the Mound:
Baseball Myth and History in Castro’s Cuba
by Peter C. Bjarkman
The Great EFQ Trivia Quiz
answers on p. 49
by David Paulson
The Dust of the Fields Behind Us
Gone Fishing with DiMaggio
by Dan Stoneking
The Portsider
The Death of a Baseball Fan
by Ken LaZebnik
Baseball Fiction
by John Rosengren
Baseball Poetry
• Judgment Day / Gene Fehler
• Hard Lessons / Edward J. Rielly
The Engaging and Edifying EFQ Interview
Wartime Baseball, Medicine,
and the New York Yankees:
A Conversation with Dr. Bobby Brown
by Paul Rogers
Game Played under Protest
by Tom Goldstein
Baseball Poetry
Souvenirs / Lynn Rigney Schott
• Pearly Babe / Mikhail Horowitz
Baseball by the Books
• Glory Days on the Prairie / Daniel Gabriel
• Happy’s Days / Chuck Chalberg
• Playing Monopoly / Paul Chaplin
• They’ve Stolen Our Teams / Tom Goldstein
• Pafko in Hades / Donald Zuckerman
Last Ups
You Know Me, Bill: Ring Lardner’s Sonnet
by Louis Phillips

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