Mar 6, 2023
Discover the reason why Oakland
was chosen as an inaugural franchise in 1960's American Football
League debut - and why its original name was hastily changed
to "Raiders" just weeks before its first game.
Follow the move of the Pacific
Coast League's original Hollywood Stars to San Diego in 1936 to
become the Padres - and how a talented young player named Ted
Williams unceremoniously ended his pitching career there before
making it to the bigs.
And learn which legendary NBA
basketball helped launch the International Volleyball Association's
Irvine-based charter Southern California Bangers franchise in 1975
- and ultimately become the league's commissioner two years
PLUS, we make a bevy of
unsolicited suggestions for Cisco's inevitable revised edition (and
you can too)!