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New Book Features The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg

The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg receives critical attention in a new essay by Zachary Ingle published in the collection Identity and Myth in Sports Documentaries. Praising the film for its “emphasis on Jewish identity, as well as its … Continue reading

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Heartthrob Hank

Hank Greenberg’s ability to turn heads extends far beyond Detroit. Historian Hollace Weiner notes that Greenberg’s good looks caused quite a ruckus as far south as Texas. During the 1932 season, Greenberg played for the Class A Beaumont Exporters, leading … Continue reading

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