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Crack of the Bat (COTB) Baseball Game - 1st Ed 1934 Negro League Teams - Player Sheet Ed

$ 34.99 was $ 43.99

This is the '1st' edition of 'Crack of the Bat Baseball'. It contains all 8 teams from the 1934 Negro National League. Note that this set comes with players on player sheets. There are up to 9 players per sheet and the sheets are uncut. This is why the player sheet version is much less than the individual player card version. If you want individual player cards, purchase the other COTB 1934 edition being offered.

 'COTB' is a baseball game that was created as a fast and fun playing sim that really brings the pitching aspect of baseball to life.  It has a concise 16 page rule book with an option to play with up to 4 player/managers.  Games typically can be played in around 30 minutes. This game features base stealing, squeeze plays, and a totally new pitcher fatique/effectiveness model.

This 1st Edition (with individual cards) comes with 127 players on sixteen  8.5 x 11.5 sheets. The sheets are #110 card stock. The players are not cut out. Players are printed in full color (Sonny Harris appears twice with 2 different teams

The game box includes:

    • 4 ten sided dice and 1 fourteen sided die.
    • 3 game pawns and 1 disk marker.
    • 6 blank score sheets for 2 player games and 2 pencils.
    • 2 more score sheets for 3 to 4 player games.
    • 16 player sheets. Two sheets per team.
    • 1 game mat.
    • 1 main instruction manual. (16 pages counting the cover)
    • 1 card stock sheet of game tables printed front and back.

*Appearance/color of dice are subject to change based on availability.

All printed components are printed in full color.








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