SABR 2015 Convention

SABR

The SABR 45 Convention kicks off tomorrow, June 24, in Chicago. This is a time for baseball fans to come together to meet players, managers, analysts, writers and other fans and surround themselves with the history, mechanics, and love of this great American sport. UNP award-winning author Andy McCue will give two panels during the week and other UNP authors will be in attendance to sign books, answer questions, and talk baseball!

Stop by the UNP booth and register to win up to $150 worth of books.

 

McCue

 

Andy McCue’s Mover and Shaker is the winner of the 2015 Ron Gabriel Award for the best research of the Brooklyn Dodgers.

Hear Andy speak at the following sessions:

 Research Committee Meeting: Baseball Index Project

Friday, June 26, 7:30-8:30 p.m. State Ballroom, 4th floor

 Heresy: Bill Veeck Was Not a Good Owner for Fans 

Saturday, June 27, 3:00-3:25 p.m. State Ballroom, 4th floor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Author Signings:

Friday, June 26:

Gil Hodges

Mort Zachter, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 27:

In Pursuit of Pennants

Mark Armour and Dan Levitt, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

The Colonel and Hug

Steve Steinberg and Lyle Spatz, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Crack of the Bat

Jim Walker, 3:00-4:00 p.m.

Mashi

Rob Fitts and Masanori Murakami, 5:00-6:30 p.m.