The Outtakes

Don't miss out on the 45,000+ words and dozens of photos that didn't make it into the book!

In this 77-page PDF, read the full stories about many of the people and events that Ron had to cut or summarize, as well as photos and images that will take you back to the 1980s and 1990s in the fantasy baseball industry.

  • More Bill James vs Elias acrimony
  • More on the Founders vs ADL rift
  • The Bill James Fantasy Baseball story
  • Charlie Wiegert and  CDM origin 
  • The genesis of USAT Baseball Weekly
  • Florida firefighter story: director’s cut
  • Samples of Ron’s marketing materials
  • More details from the first LABR drafts
  • More of Ron’s editorial philosophies
  • Irwin and Lenny at the draft table
  • Controversy at the 1997 LABR draft
  • Billy Sample, auctioneer – the full story
  • More from Steve Moyer’s basement
  • Two more IP transgressors
  • The Fantasyland casting call
  • More Cardinals experiences
  • And MUCH MORE!