Sandlot “The Soul of Baseball”
By William A. Aleshire. An important addition to African-American history, this is an historical account of the Washington Blacksox baseball team, local black sandlot teams, and Negro teams that played in and around Prince George’s County, Maryland. The author interviewed more than 200 African-American players and searched primary sources for information. There are many photographs and the book is autographed by the author. Heritage Books, 2005. 244 pages.