When Panthers Roared: The Fort Worth Cats and Minor League Baseball

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From 1889 to 1964, the Fort Worth Panthers--unofficially nicknamed and always known as the Cats--represented the essence of baseball in America. In their early seasons they reflected the outraged pride of the South and West in a bitter rivalry with the northeastern baseball powers, a regional disaffection whose roots stretched back to the Civil War. (The first official baseball game in Texas was played just after the war; the competing Texas teams were nicknamed the Stonewall Jacksons and the R. E. Lees). The Cats franchise ...

When Panthers Roared: The Fort Worth Cats and Minor League Baseball 1999, Texas Christian University Press

ISBN-13: 9780875652054

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