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Dick Clark Tribute Photos

SABR member Rick Meister gave a heartfelt tribute at the 2015 SABR Day meeting to his dear friend and longtime SABR member Dick Clark, who passed away on December 8, 2014. Dick was considered one of the foremost experts on Negro League baseball, in addition to his many other interests. Rick provided a number of photos of Dick in various settings that can be viewed below....
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SABR Day 2015 Trivia Quiz

The very challenging Detroit chapter SABR Day trivia quiz is shared here in two versions – with and without answers. Take your best shot at the questions, and then validate your answers with the second file. First, the questions: SABR_DAY_2015_TRIVIA_QUIZ_final …and then the answers: SABR_DAY 2015_TRIVIA QUIZ_with_answers_Final Don’t feel bad if you failed to ace this one!  ...
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2014 Winter Meeting Materials

Unfortunately, Mother Nature crashed the scheduled February 1, 2014 meeting of the SABR Detroit and Southeast Michigan chapters, forcing a cancellation of the proceedings. We do have some of the meeting materials available here so not all is lost. SABR Day 2014 Meeting plans REACH Flyer Sandusky Re-creation Announcement with pix Shades of Greatness...
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Greenberg Biographer to Speak at Detroit SABR Chapter Meeting on July 12

The SABR Detroit Chapter will hold a special midsummer meeting from 3-6 p.m. on Friday, July 12, in the Ernie Harwell Room of the Detroit Public Library. The featured speaker at the meeting will be SABR member John Rosengren, author of a much-needed new biography of Tigers Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m. with a quick quiz about the recent movie “42”, followed by a discussion of its...
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SABR Day 2013 Agenda

On Saturday, January 26, a joint meeting of the Toledo/Bresnahan-Mudhens Chapter, Southeast Michigan/Don Lund Chapter, West Michigan/Wally Pipp Chapter, and the Detroit Chapter will be held for SABR Day 2013. The day will begin with an optional lunch at Tony Packo’s CafĂ© at 11:30 a.m. (5827 Monroe St., Sylvania OH 43560). RSVP not required. The formal meeting starts at Sylvania branch of Toledo-Lucas County Public Library at 1 p.m. (6749 Monroe St., Sylvania). The...
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1st Annual Greg Spira Baseball Research Award

The Greg Spira Baseball Research Award Committee is now accepting nominations for the first annual award in honor of one of the pioneers in online baseball research.from the press release: The Greg Spira Baseball Research Award Committee (www.SpiraAward.org) has announced the rules and procedures for nominations for the inaugural Greg Spira Baseball Research Award. The winner of the Greg Spira Award will receive a cash prize of $1,000. The committee will also recognize two...
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Integration Symposium Biographies

Here are some links to provide a little background on the speakers and panelists for the April 27th Integration Symposium – Late in the Game. The keynote speaker is pioneering player, coach, manager, and scout Deacon Jones, profiled here by MILB.com. Other scheduled guests include Mickey Briggs, grandson of famous Tiger owner Walter Briggs, and former Tigers standouts Willie Horton and Gates Brown....
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