From Wiki Gonzalez
Dick is a SABR member and a historian, with a longer memory and greater knowledge of old-time baseball than most other Primates. When he last visited, he was completing a book on the pitcher Wes Ferrell. His Ferrell book was published by McFarland in 2005.
Dick is currently working on a biography of a Negro Leaguer.
Don't say anything negative about Wes or Rick Ferrell to him or else!
- The Ferrell Brothers of Baseball - Thompson's completed book
- Leveling the 1930s Playing Field, Part 2: The Careers - (January 6, 2005) Thompson returns from exile to critique Steve Treder and his take on 1930s pitchers.