Synopses & Reviews
Enjoy this spunky new rendition of the beloved baseball saga, brought to life by Patricia Polacco's lively illustrations, which capture all the fun and action-packed drama of Thayer's immortal ballad.
"Fresh and funny... should attract a whole new audience to the poem". -- Booklist
"The bold, cartoon-like illustrations are full of enthusiastic action and humor...should have great appeal to children". -- Kirkus Reviews
For use in schools and libraries only. The narrative poem about a celebrated baseball player who strikes out at the crucial moment of a game, with additional text placing it in the context of Little League.