Vol. 21 / No. 2 • 2004

In This Issue:

The State of the Game
Home Run Hormones
Chris Christensen
Waiting for Che—Chasing Illusions in the
Modern-Era Cuban Ballpark

Peter C. Bjarkma
The Scoreboard
Letters to the Editor
The All-Theatrical Team
Mikhail Horowitz

My Turn At Bat
Bad Case: A Fifty-Year Love Affair
Michael Hinken


Thomas Michael McDade
A Bird in the Hand
Lynn Rigney Schott

Jack Creek
M. Frias-May

The Great EFQ Trivia Quiz
answers on p. 94
David Paulson


On Historical Grounds
Kill the Umpire, or the Case of the Fatal Lick
Bob Gorman


The Portsider
The Old Political Shell Game
Staff Writer


Baseball Seder
Mark Gluckstern

Beside Harlem’s Still Waters
Saul Bennett

The Hartsgrove Graves
Dennis McFadden
The Incredible EFQ Quotation Quiz
Elixirs and Stronger Stuff
David H. Nathan
The Dust of the Fields Behind Us
Spring Tryouts
Bernie Taylor
Early Exit
Lance Howland


Surviving the Sixties: Ode to a Baseball Wound
Bill Meissner
The Cup
Tara Moghadam
How I Began My Career in Real Estate
Tom Snee
The Dave Moore Award
And the Winner Is . . .
EFQ Staff

Baseball by the Books
The Ultimate Summer Season
Daniel Gabriel
No Mere Footnote
Tim Walker
Laying the Groundwork
Peter Partheymuller
Master Storyteller
David Shiner
When Baseball Was Young
Mark Hayes

Last Ups
Mikhail Horowitz

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