About the Author
Morris Eckhouse is the creator of the Magical Baseball History Tour (MBHT), a partner in October Productions, and author or co-author of seven books. He was executive director of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) and the Cleveland Sports Legends Foundation. A member of the American Association of Museums (AAM), SABR, the International Sports Heritage Association (ISHA), the Society to Preserve and Encourage Radio Drama (Sperdvac) and the National Historic Route 66 Federation, Eckhouse is a 1978 graduate of Shaker Heights High School and a 1982 graduate of Ohio University. He and his wife, Maria, live in Shaker Heights. Their son, Allen, is a student at the University of Southern California.
Greg Crouse is an accountant who became a sports fan as a kid in the early 1970s. He has attended hundreds of events at Cleveland Stadium, the Coliseum and Cleveland Arena and has visited the League Park site many times since the late 1980s. He has been a member of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) since 1983 and has been published in SABR's Baseball Research Journal. Greg is a 1982 graduate of the University of Akron. He lives in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.