Sun, Nov 06|
Central Library - Helzberg Auditorium
John “Buck” O’Neil as I Knew Him: A Historian’s Perspective
Hear from the Historian that helped establish the O'Neil legacy. My only KC Book signing for the book in 2022.
Time & Location
Nov 06, 2022, 2:00 PM
Central Library - Helzberg Auditorium, 14 W 10th St, Kansas City, MO 64105, USA
About the Event
Phil S. Dixon is a road warrior, a veracious interviewer, a tireless researcher and writer who has interviewed over 500 players, wives and their offspring for a unique perspective of the American and Negro League baseball experience, works for which he won a SABR MacMillan Award (Society of American Baseball Researchers) for his excellence in historical research. He is best known for his many non-fiction books which includes “The Negro Baseball Leagues A Photographs History, 1867-1955,” a Casey Award winner as the best baseball book of the year in 1992. His latest book is titled, "John "Buck" O'Neil, The Rookie, His Words, His Voice," published in 2022.