B a s e b a l l H i s t o r i a n
About Author Scott Longert
Scott H. Longert has an undergraduate degree from the Ohio State University and an M.A. degree in American History from Cleveland State University. He has spent many years in the history field serving as the Sports Archivist for the Western Reserve Historical Society and Site Manager for Shandy Hall, an 1815 home in northeast Ohio. Scott was a Park Ranger for the National Park Service, stationed at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site until his recent retirement.
Scott has been a freelance writer for twenty years, publishing news articles on baseball history for The Cleveland Plain Dealer Sunday Magazine, The National Pastime, The Baseball Research Journal and TimeLine Magazine.
In addition to writing, Scott is an accomplished speaker, presenting talks on Cleveland baseball history and League Park. He spoke at the 100th anniversary ceremony of Addie Joss's perfect game, held on the grounds of historic League Park. Scott enjoys speaking to groups and organizations all around northeast Ohio. Check the home page for dates and times.
As a huge Indians fan Scott and his wife Vicki attend many games each summer, patiently waiting for another World Series appearance. Although it finally happened, both Scott and Vicki will remain loyal fans until the end of time. This is why we want to bring you the books of the Cleveland Indians team and the era's they played in .
Scott has just written his third book, No Money, No Beer, No Pennants about the Cleveland Indians and their ups and downs during the Great Depression. He has discussed the book on WKYC-TV, WCPN and CHML Radio in Hamilton, Ontario.
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And How Their Teams Were Built
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