Gil Coan, the 1945 Minor League Player of the Year had a 10-year major league career, mostly with the Washington Senators. He talks about his career, racing horses and meeting presidents of the United States.
The National Convention will serve as the backdrop for Legendary Auctions’ Live Event, which will feature the Kent Feddeman Collection of early Washington Senators/National memorabilia, including personal items own by Walter Johnson.
The Washington Nationals are one of the darlings of the 2012 MLB season, and the team’s stadium, Nationals Park, is a testament to baseball and its history. From announcers to Negro league stars, baseball history lives in a modern stadium.
Bucky Harris was a World Championship manager at age 27, and was one of the most successful managers in baseball. Yet he gets little limelight in baseball lore. This book sheds some light on his years with the Senators.