Category: In-Person Experience

AJHS Hosting Night of Jewish Baseball

The American Jewish Historical Society is hosting “A Night Of Jewish Baseball” on Wednesday, February 27, with several Jewish baseball authors and former Jewish Major Leaguers slated to attend. The event is sold out and no additional tickets are available for purchase. But, for Jewish baseball enthusiasts and collectors fortunate enough to be able to go, the event promises to be exciting.

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Adam Greenberg Added to Team Israel Roster

Adam Greenberg — the former Jewish Major Leaguer who’s big league career was limited to one pitch, which hit him in the head — was added to the Team Israel’s roster for the World Baseball Classic qualifiers. Despite — and possibly because of — the extreme brevity of his major league career, Greenberg has a range of baseball cards available to Jewish baseball collectors.

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Mitch Albom ‘Time Keeper’ Book Tour

Jewish sports writer and author Mitch Albom has released a new book, The Time Keeper. Albom — best known for writing the international best-selling Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life’s Greatest Lesson — is actively promoting his new novel with a book tour that includes stops at two Jewish Community Centers and a synagogue.

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