From Library Journal
Copyright 2001 Reed Business Information, Inc.
"An entertaining and exhaustive account of a tumultuous season." -- Sports Illustrated, June 11, 2001
"Wood's original research lends urgency to what is sure to become a classic sports book." -- Seven Days, May 30, 2001
"[P]articular emphasis on [Babe] Ruth making the transition from pitcher to slugger and dominating headlines on and off the field." -- Boston Herald, April 6, 2001
Fresh research ... uncovers possible evidence that this World Series ... might have been influenced by gamblers. -- Baseball Weekly, March 21-27, 2001
One of the most important and least known years in baseball history. Wood has done remarkable, revelatory research... -- Robert W. Creamer, author of 'Babe: The Legend Comes to Life'
The possibility that the 1918 series was fixed is certain to inflame New Englanders. -- Publishers Weekly, March 19, 2001