[EBOOK] A Well-Paid Slave: Curt Floods Fight for Free Agency in Professional Sports

A Well-Paid Slave: Curt Floods Fight for Free Agency in Professional Sports

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ISBN Code : 9780670037940
Book Author : Brad Snyder
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Total Pages : 586

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Curt Flood and the landmark Supreme Court case that changed professional sports foreverUpon being traded to the Philadelphia Phillies in 1969, Curt Flood, an All-Star center fielder for the St. Louis Cardinals, wanted nothing more than to stay with St. Louis. But his only options were to report to Philadelphia or retire. Instead, Flood sued Major League Baseball for his