David Krell is a noted historian and author. His passion for baseball began in childhood with reading books like John Rosenburg’s The Story of Baseball and playing on Springfield, New Jersey’s Little League teams. He is a regular speaker at Baseball Hall of Fame and Society for American Baseball Research conferences.
As volunteer chair of SABR’s Elysian Fields Chapter (Northern New Jersey) and Spring Training Research Committee, David is dedicated to expanding the scope of baseball scholarship to raise awareness of the sport’s incredibly rich history.
David’s books include 1962: Baseball and America in the Time of JFK and Our Bums: The Brooklyn Dodgers in History, Memory and Popular Culture and the anthologies The New York Yankees in Popular Culture and The New York Mets in Popular Culture.
David is an alumnus of the University of Maryland, Villanova Law School (J.D.), and Cardozo Law School (LL.M.). He is a member of the bar in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.
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