A thoroughly engaging read and highly recommended -- especially for baseball fans.
Those who believe game six of the 1975 World Series is the best game ever played in the fall classic should read Damn Senators.
There are plenty of nuggets of baseball lore to savor within these 170 pages (including some great photos).
This is a nice look at the Washington Senators during their brief glory era of Walter Johnson, Goose Goslin, Joe Judge, Bucky Harris, etc. Read morePublished on March 1, 2009 by K.A.Goldberg
Mark Gauvreau Judge has done a fine job of putting together the story of the Washington Senators in the 1920s and 1930s. Read morePublished on September 9, 2006 by Winslow Bunny
I enjoyed reading the book. Perhaps it's a function of having read previous works on the old Washington Senators (e.g. Read morePublished on July 14, 2004 by Bryan D. Berthot
Written by the grandson of the legendary first baseman of the old Washington Senators, Joe Judge, Damn Senators is a nostalgic telling of how the Senators with Joe Judge achieved... Read morePublished on June 7, 2004 by Midwest Book Review
Although this book was about the great Senators' franchise of the Walter Johnson era that included the "Big Train" Walter Johnson, Sam Rice, Goose Gooslin, Bucky Harris and the... Read morePublished on June 1, 2003 by Daniel Hurley
In prose as graceful as it is unassuming, Mr. Judge recalls a Washington that for many older residents is a beloved, receding memory; a city of neighborhoods and local heros, not... Read morePublished on April 29, 2003 by Michael Judge
In prose both graceful and unassuming, Mr. Judge recalls the Washington that all locals know as a beautiful, rapidly receding memory; a city of neighborhoods and people, not simply... Read morePublished on April 29, 2003 by Michael Judge