“Steve Dunn has presented a very detailed accounting of that long baseball history in this book. The history of professional baseball [in Des Moines] includes a long list of Hall of Famers who have played in Des Moines. It includes Des Moines’ role in Negro League Baseball. Also, this book chronicles all the different locations of stadiums throughout the Des Moines area as well lists all the different teams that have been based in Des Moines. I think you will be very surprised to learn about all the significant professional baseball events that have occurred in central Iowa. Steve gives a great accounting of all things professional baseball In Des Moines.”