"This hardcover is a significant addition to baseball history because it covers the first year of the postwar era and the return of both the game and country to normalcy."
—Sports Collectors Digest, Best Baseball Books of 2020
“Perhaps, what comes out of this is a story like this, from Michael Connelly’s wonderful new book, “Fenway 1946,” tying the war, baseball and Boston together from 1941 – 46.”
—Peter Gammons, The Athletic
“Some book ideas while you’re stuck inside: “Fenway 1946; Red Sox, Peace and a Year of Hope,” by Michael Connolly. A big year in Boston.”
—Union Leader, Book It
“Quarantine reading: check out “Fenway 1946; Red Sox, Peace and a Year of Hope,” by Michael Connelly.”
—Dan Shaughnessy Boston Globe