Many great men and women have written entire books about every aspect of the game; however, other than "Casey at the Bat," few know about some of the other great poems that have appeared honoring our national pastime.
Baseball Almanac goes beyond the stats and preserves every aspect of our national pastime, including this unprecendeted collection of baseball poems and baseball songs. each honor the game of baseball.
"I see great things in baseball." - Walt Whitman
Classic Baseball Poems
A Tribute To Casey
Casey at the Bat
by Ernest Lawrence Thayer
Baseball Almanac Exclusive Contributors
Original Poems Submitted by Baseball Almanac Visitors
In Alphabetical Order
by Artists Listed
Read and experience what friends felt about
Wonderful Iron Horse Lou
then read the moving
on the award given to him the day he left the game.
After you take a look at The Ballad of Old Rocky Nelson , spend a few more moments reading a truly superb article about his career.
Baseball Almanac is pleased to be one of the FEW sites anywhere on the net to bring baseball poetry to the fans of the game. Please share our site with your friends and submit quality original poems for possible publication.