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Satch & Me

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 12 Ratings and 12 Reviews

Book Description

"You wanna know who threw the fastest pitch ever?"

Many baseball players claim that Satchel Paige was the fastest pitcher in the history of the game. Stosh and his coach, Flip Valentini, are on a mission to find out. With radar gun in tow, they travel back to 1942 and watch Satch pitch to power hitter Josh Gibson in the Negro League World Series. They soon learn that everyth... More
Book Information
PublisherAmistad Press
BindingHardcover (21 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages192
Publication Date02/01/2006
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About Dan Gutman (Author) : Dan Gutman is a published adapter and an author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Dan Gutman include The Get Rich Quick Club (Unabridged), My Weird School: Books 1-4 (Unabridged), ... more
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2/2/2009 John Riddle said:
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