From Wee Willie Keeler to Joe DiMaggio to Ryan Howard, The Baseball Chronicle captures the drama and splendor of America's national pastime. Through text and photographs, the book chronicles each year of the sport from 1900 to the present. Illustrated with more than 1,400 photographs, with in-depth stories accompanying each photo. Essays that capture the essence of each season. A continuous timeline that pinpoints the highlights of each season, such as award winners, statistical leaders, and amazing feats.