The Society for American Baseball Research was established in Cooperstown, New York, in 1971. Our mission is to foster the study of baseball past and present, and to provide an outlet for educational, historical and research information about the game.
Legendary broadcaster Leo Lassen, circa 1951. The "Great Gabbo" was the voice of Pacific Coast Leaguie baseball in Seattle from 1931 to 1960. / David Eskenazi Collection