Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Baseball, World Series (Baseball), Mets, Yankees
World Series (Baseball); New York Mets (Baseball team); New York Yankees (Baseball team)
As we move toward the inevitability of an all-New York World Series, we are stalked by the prospect of having to listen to the incessant proclamations that New York is the center of the baseball universe, not to mention the regular universe. We will also be subjected to the claims that baseball fans in New York are more a) knowledgeable b) loyal c) intense d) all of the above, than those in other parts of the known baseball universe.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "What I'll Miss and Will Not When I Miss the World Series" (2000). On Sport and Society. 194.