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One shot at forever

Chris Ballard

One shot at forever

a small town, an unlikely coach, and a magical baseball season

by Chris Ballard

  • 225 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Hyperion in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • High school athletes,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Baseball,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChris Ballard
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV863.I2.M332 B35 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25094432M
    ISBN 109781401324384
    LC Control Number2011042752

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      One Shot at Forever A Small Town, An Unlikely Coach, and A Magical Baseball Season (Book): Ballard, Chris: One Shot at Forever is powerful, inspirational This isn't merely a book about baseball. It's a book about heart. --Jeff Pearlman, New York Time s bestselling author of Boys Will Be Boys and The Bad Guys Won In , a small-town high school baseball team from rural Illinois.   Pitch Perfect Riff-Off with Anna Kendrick & The Filharmonics - Duration: The Late Late Show with James Corden Recommended for you.

      In One Shot at Forever, Sports Illustrated writer Chris Ballard will take readers on this entertaining, evocative journey from Sweet's appearance in Macon to the Ironmen's improbable run to the state final. But Ironmen doesn't stop with the last out of the big game. One Shot At Forever “Some of the players were oblivious to the power they now wielded; they were teenagers, after all. But not Shartzer. Blessed with talent and confidence, he was also cursed with self-awareness. He understood the stakes. This wasn’t just about teammates and.


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