Get ready for Major League Baseball’s 2013 Opening Day with a new, free eBook from the National Archives!

“Baseball: The National Pastime in the National Archives” tells the story of baseball in America through documents, photographs, audio, video, and other records preserved at the National Archives.

The book can be downloaded for free on your iPhone, Android, iPad, and eReaders.

Learn about the two world wars, contract disputes, civil rights, equal access and opportunity on and off the playing field, the steroids era, Presidential involvement, improvements to the sport, Little League, Opening Day, and more.