Shoeless Joe and Black Betsy

Shoeless Joe and Black Betsy

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Baker & Taylor
Shoeless Joe Jackson, said by some to be the greatest baseball player ever, goes into a hitting slump just before he is to start his minor league career, so he asks his friend to make him a special bat to help him hit.

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Offers the story of one of baseball's greatest players and his connection to a special bat that was made specifically for him that soon helped turn his game around and make him a true legend in the sport.

Simon and Schuster
Some say Shoeless Joe Jackson was the greatest hitter ever. But Shoeless Joe had a partner: his bat, Black Betsy. And if not for the faithful Black Betsy, Joe might never even have made it to the major leagues.
This is the story of two great partners in baseball history -- Shoeless Joe Jackson and his bat, Black Betsy.

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2002
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780689829130
Branch Call Number: J PIC BILDN
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Additional Contributors: Payne, C. F. - Illustrator


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