Baseball: The Tenth Inning
Baseball: The Tenth Inning showcases the unforgettable heroics and achievements on the field over the past fifteen years, against a backdrop of the social and cultural history of the U.S. in this same period. See events like the strike-shortened season of 1994, to the unprecedented dominance of the New York Yankees and the Atlanta Braves, to the thrilling hitting performances of Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa, and Barry Bonds. And when, on September 11, 2001, the nation was shaken and unnerved, the game of baseball provided what the country desperately needed: normalcy and solace.
Combining extraordinary highlights, stunning still photographs, and insightful commentary by players, managers, and fans, Baseball: The Tenth Inning interweaves the story of the national pastime with the story of America.