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Curt Flood’s life story was complicated. His biographer would need more than a solid grounding in baseball. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Adam Henig
Snyder, a sportswriter and law professor, does a good job of telling an important story that younger baseball fans may not be familiar with. Read morePublished 8 months ago by J. Davis
Excellent book and a must read for anyone interested in baseball. Highly recommend it for young players in highs school that think the millions of dollars came to current MLB... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Austin Fesmire
Author Brad Snyder provides an engrossing look at Curt Flood's courageous challenge of baseball's long-standing reserve clause. Read morePublished 12 months ago by K.A.Goldberg
Very interesting look at the life of a black man entering a white mans domain,very well written!Published 15 months ago by herbert snyder
5 of 5 stars (outstanding)
In early 1970, Curt Flood, an all-star outfielder, was part of a multi-player trade between the St. Read more
This book details the Curt Flood lawsuit against MLB. In a couple places, I felt the author went into too much detail or too much of a side story. Read morePublished 23 months ago by D
Here's a surprise: a book about baseball and the law that's quite readable, has a fascinating story, and will teach much to almost any reader. Read morePublished 23 months ago by WDX2BB
"A Well-Paid Slave" is an excellent account of Curt Flood's legal battle against the reserve clause and professional baseball's antitrust exemption. Read morePublished on May 4, 2013 by Samuel J. Sharp