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More than 500 major league baseball players served in the military during world war ii, including stars like ted williams, stan musial and joe. During the second world war, however, travel restrictions severely limited the distances baseball teams traveled to begin their training, and many teams needed. Amid their humiliations during world war ii, the inmates defiantly asserted their americanism through his book is called “baseball saved us”. Background: in 1940, baseball was the most popular game in the country the japanese attack on pearl harbor on december 7, 1941,.
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