The Everything Kids' Baseball Book From Baseball's History to Today's Favorite Players--with Lots of Home Run Fun in Between! by Greg Jacobs
  

The Everything Kids' Baseball Book From Baseball's History to Today's Favorite Players--with Lots of Home Run Fun in Between!

Written by Greg Jacobs
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The Everything Kids' Baseball Book From Baseball's History to Today's Favorite Players--with Lots of Home Run Fun in Between! by Greg Jacobs

Get in the game! Do you know: What teams make up the American and National leagues? What was the first team to wear numbers on their backs? What two players have played every position? What a Bugs Bunny changeup is? The Everything Kids' Baseball Book, 8th Edition answers all these questions and more! From the ballpark to the backyard, all the action, fun, and excitement of America's favorite pastime is captured in this new edition. Packed with the latest stats and more than thirty fun puzzles and activities, this book teaches you about: * The history of baseball * Baseball stats and recordholders * Your favorite baseball legends and current players * Keeping score on a scorecard * How to develop your baseball skills * Fantasy baseball teams * and more! This book gives you the know-how to bat a thousand--from baseball trivia to the rules of the game. It's sure to be a grand slam!

About the Author

Greg Jacobs is the author of The Everything Kids' Baseball Book, 7th Edition, as well as The Everything Kids' Football Book. He has worked as a reporter/statistician for STATS, LLC's baseball division since 1997. He lives in Woodberry Forest, VA. A veteran of Newsday and United Press International, Joe Gergen has been cited as one of the top sports columnists in the nation by Associated Press Sports Editors. His articles have appeared in many magazines, and he is the former president of the Baseball Writers' Association of America. He lives in Lido Beach, NY.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Author

Greg Jacobs
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Publisher

Adams Media Corporation

Publication date

28th March 2014

ISBN

9781440571763


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