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Plume, Mar 31, 1995 - Fiction - 369 pages
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In the tradition of such baseball classics as A League of Their Own andBull Durham comes a hip novel set in the year 2000, about Louise "Balls" Gehrig, the first woman to play Major League baseball. Filled with comedy, romance, suspense, and baseball.

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User Review  - Pauline - Goodreads

Written in the 90s so all the jokes are relevant to that time period. Still, this is the book that I take out and reread when I'm in a baseball mood. Read full review

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User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

women in professional baseball - a must read for any baseball fan Read full review


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Gorman Bechard is the author of three previous novels and the director of the romantic dramedy The Kiss and the horror cult classic "Psychos in Love," He works as a screenwriter, and has also made numerous short films and music videos, including the award-winning "The Pretty Girl," He lives in Hamden, Connecticut, with his wife Kristine, and their three dogs, Casey, Mr. Kilgore Trout, and Phoebe Caulfield.