Honus Wagner: The Life of Baseball's Flying Dutchman
- Publish Date: 1996-08-14
- Binding: Library Binding
- Author: Arthur D. Hittner
Though one of the original inductees in the Baseball Hall of Fame, Wagner has often been overlooked by baseball fans and historians. A humble man whose biggest passions were hunting and fishing, the Pirate shortstop lacked the flamboyance of a Ty Cobb or Babe Ruth. He rarely smoked or drank, though sometimes he indulged in a sandlot game with the neighborhood kids. This is the story of baseball's first superstar.