Spine a bit creased, slightly slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear, a little scuffing to covers.
"Wrigley Field has been the beat of veteran sportswriter Duffy House for decades. But the grand old shrine of baseball is not so friendly this June day for Dean 'Dream' Weaver, the ace southpaw and Cy Young Award winner who is supposed to guarantee the Cubs their first world championship since 1908. Between warn-ups and the first pitch of the game, 'Dream' is found shot to death in the tunnel underneath the stadium. The harried commissioner of baseball wants answers, not rumors, and enlists a reluctant Duffy House as his own private investigator. . . . Suddenly it's a whole new ball game in Chicago-the kind where foul balls pop up everywhere, and three strikes get you dead!"; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall