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The history of the Pittsburgh Pirates

by Michael E. Goodman

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Published by Creative Education in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pittsburgh Pirates (Baseball team) -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Pittsburgh Pirates (Baseball team) -- History.,
  • Baseball -- History.

  • About the Edition

    A team history of the Pittsburgh Pirates, who have been playing baseball since the 1880s.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesHistory of the Pirates, Pittsburgh Pirates
    StatementMichael E. Goodman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.P5 G63 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL660935M
    ISBN 100886829216
    LC Control Number97006348

      The Battling Bucs of How the Pittsburgh Pirates Pulled Off the Greatest Comeback in World Series History was released in December of Hazen "Kiki" Cuyler: A Baseball Biography is his latest work and was recently released in September Author Ronald T. Waldo has written four books to date/5. The history of Pittsburgh began with centuries of Native American civilization in the modern Pittsburgh region, known as "Dionde:gâ'" in the Seneca language. Eventually French and British explorers encountered the strategic confluence where the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers meet to form the Ohio, which leads to the Mississippi area became a battleground when France and Britain.

      Pittsburgh is home to the world’s first T-rex fossil. There are more than sets of public stairs within the city limits of Pittsburgh. They are maintained by an Inspector of Steps. The world’s first T-rex skeleton is on display at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. Pittsburgh has more days of rain and snow than Seattle, Washington. Official Releases Probable Pitchers The Pirates Press Pirates Pipeline Photo Stream RSS News Feed Pirates History MLB News PNC Park Ballpark Information Parking and Directions Concessions Guide 3D Seating Map PNC Park Tours Concerts and Events Plan Your Special Event Scoreboard Messages Pirates Clubhouse Store Features Facts Firsts Bradenton.

    Get this from a library! Pittsburgh Pirates. [Caroline Wesley; Big Buddy Books (Firm)] -- This title discusses the history, memorable wins, star players, and important coaches of the Pittsburgh Pirates baseball team. Includes fun facts and team stats. -- Adapted from publisher's. Get this from a library! Pittsburgh Pirates. [James R Rothaus] -- A history of the baseball team that started out as a minor league team in under the name the Pittsburgh Alleghenies.


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