Left Bank Books - Downtown
Just in time for the Fall Classic, Jerry Mileur will be in the store speaking about his new book, The Stars Are Back: The St. Louis Cardinals, the Boston Red Sox, and Player Unrest in 1946. As the St. Louis Cardinals and the Brooklyn Dodgers battled for the National League pennant, there was another battle behind the scenes. When the threat of unionization loomed and the Mexican League continued to lure players away from the United States with lucrative contracts, tensions between players and team owners mounted.
Parking: Lot at 10th and Olive; garage at 10th between Locust and Washington; street parking (meters free after 7pm)
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