Author Talk on the History of Baseball in D.C.

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Author Talk on the History of Baseball in D.C.

You Gotta Have Heart - A History of Washington Baseball From 1859 to the 2012 National League East Champions

You Gotta Have HeartAre you a sports fan?

On Tuesday, March. 4 at 6:30 p.m., come and hear Frederic J. Frommer and former Washington Senators announcer Phil Hochberg discuss local baseball teams -- past and present. In his new book, You Gotta Have Heart, Frommer covers D.C.'s teams such as The Nationals of 1859, The Washington Senators, The Homestead Grays of the Negro Leagues and the present-day Nationals through their 2012 win of the National League East Championship. 

Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event.

This program is presented in Washingtoniana, Room 307, in partnership with the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.