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Baltimore Positive WNST AM 1570 Interview with Dr. David Fletcher on the amazing story and trial of Shoeless Joe Jackson

Baltimore Positive WNST 1570 Nestor Aparicio Interviews Baseball Historian Dr. David Fletcher.  We all know about cheating in baseball and the biggest scandal in the history of the World Series. Now over a century later, baseball historian David Fletcher tells Nestor everything he did not know about Shoeless Joe Jackson and Black Sox scandal and his new book. 0:00 / 0:00 Baseball historian David Fletcher

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Sports Byline USA Interviews Jacob Pomrenke About the Newly Released Joe Jackson Trial Transcript Book

Sports Byline USA Interviews Jacob Pomrenke about the newly released Joe Jackson vs Chicago American League Never-Before-Seen Trial Transcript Book. The Co-author gives us some exclusive insights into the complex character of Shoeless Joe Jackson and Charles Comiskey as it is revealed through their own words in the original trial transcript from the 1924 Black Sox Trial. 0:00 / 0:00 Jacob Pomrenke Joe Jackson Trial

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News & Notes Interview on WMRD & WLIS

Tune in Sunday, August 27th, to WMRD & WLIS for the New & Notes Interview with Dr. David Fletcher and Jacob Pomrenke as they discuss the newly released Shoeless Joe Jackson vs Chicago American League Baseball Club Never-Before-Seen Trial Transcript Book.  Listen to the interview below: 0:00 / 0:00 David Fletcher on WLIS & WMRD

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Everyone knows the story of Shoeless Joe Jackson and the Black Sox. At least, every- one thinks they do.

“Everyone knows the story of Shoeless Joe Jackson and the Black Sox. At least, every- one thinks they do. They’ve seen the famous movies. Maybe they’ve even read the books. But they’ve never read anything like this. David J. Fletcher and Jacob Pomrenke uncovered the truth—as Joe Jackson and Charles Comiskey told the courts, straight from their own mouths—and have made it public for the

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SABR 51 - Society for American Baseball Research

David J. Fletcher and Jacob Pomrenke to Participate in Panel Discussion at the Society For American Baseball Research Convention July 8, 2023

July 8, 2023 SABR 51 Convention Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, IL David J. Fletcher and Jacob Pomrenke will participate in a panel discussion during the Society for American Baseball Research’s 2023 annual convention from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 8, in the Grand Ballroom (4th floor) at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel, 17 E. Monroe Street in Chicago. Single-day tickets or full conference registration for

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Chicago’s Eckhartz Press Preserves Untold Truth in Baseball History, Penned by Master Researchers Dr. David Fletcher and Jacob Pomrenke

Dr. David Fletcher and Jacob Pomrenke are investigative reporters and master researchers of the highest caliber. Their inquisition into the Shoeless Joe Jackson case is nothing short of an expedition…a probing search for the truth…which has long since been covered up over time. Nobody else could possibly tackle this untold story or dig up intricate tidbits and details in such a complete and thorough manner. The magnitude of exhaustive work, diligence,

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Witness List

Joe Jackson, Plaintiff: Star outfielder for the Chicago White Sox. Indicted for conspiring to fix the 1919 World Series but acquitted at trial in August 1921. Banned for life from professional baseball by commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis immediately thereafter. Testified in support of lawsuit as principal plaintiff’s witness at civil trial. Charles Comiskey, Defendant: Owner of the Chicago White Sox, the corporation sued by Joe

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Joe Jackson Trial Transcript Book Dedication

This book is dedicated to two Black Sox research pioneers, Gene Carney and Mike Nola, who were trailblazers in researching and documenting the events surrounding the 1919 World Series and its ensuing scandal. Gene Carney Gene Carney (1946-2009) was the author of a groundbreaking book, Burying the Black Sox: How Baseball’s Cover-Up of the 1919 World Series Fix Almost Succeeded, and the founder of SABR’s

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Introduction

By David Fletcher Before the publication of this book in 2023, fewer than 10 people alive had seen the entire transcript of Joe Jackson v Chicago American League Baseball Club — a dramatic trial between an exiled baseball superstar and his former team — which was held from January 29 to February 14, 1924, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. “The transcripts from the Milwaukee trial are a

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Photos from the Introduction

Shoeless Joe Jackson was one of the greatest hitters in baseball history before he was banished from the game for his role in the 1919 Black Sox Scandal. He sued the Chicago White Sox for breach of contract and the case went to trial in January 1924 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (SABR-Rucker Archive) Chicago White Sox owner Charles Comiskey testified during Shoeless Joe Jackson’s civil trial

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