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At the Plate With...Mark McGwire (Sports Bio Bookshelf)

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At the start of the 1998 major league baseball season, St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Mark McGwire hit a home run. In the games that followed, he did it again. And again. And again. And again. By the end of the season, in late September, he had done the hardest thing in baseball an earth-shattering seventy times. He didn't just break the decades-old single-season home-run record set by Roger Maris in 1961-he shattered it. And by doing so, he not only set a new benchmark for players to strive for, but also reminded people that baseball is fun, a game to be enjoyed, with heroes who play for the love of the sport, not for the love of money. In this powerful biography of the most talked-about man in baseball, Matt Christopher, the number one sports series for kids, explores the slugger's childhood days on the diamond as well as the ups and downs of his college and professional career. For more information on the Matt Christopher Sports Bio Bookshelf, please see the last pages of this book.

Synopsis:

The #1 sports writer for kids depicts the life and career of St. Louis Cardinals slugger Mark McGwire. Photos.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780316134576
Author:
Christopher, Matt
Publisher:
Little Brown and Company
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Baseball players
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Baseball
Subject:
Baseball players -- United States.
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series:
Sports Bio Bookshelf
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Elementary and junior high
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.80x5.10x.37 in. .36 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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