History

The Science of the Slugger – Strength Magazine – February, 1925

It was ten years and more ago that Honus Wagner, then king of National League sluggers, and with only the great Napoleon Lajoie in the American League as a rival, called attention to the fact that there is an art, a real science of the slugger, just as much as there is of the sharpshooting hitter of the Willie Keeler and Ty Cobb type.

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