Able to Play: Overcoming Physical Challenges

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 88 pages
Able to Play shares the inspiring stories of four baseball players. Mordecai “Three Finger”
Brown, Ron Santo, Jim Abbott, and Curtis Pride faced physical challenges other
players didn't have. With determination and guts, they didn't just overcome; they
excelled. This book is a game-changing celebration of overcoming odds.
 

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Contents

1 Mordecai Brown and the Curveball
1
2 Ron Santos Big Secret
21
Just Another Onearmed Wonder
43
Proud to be a Big Leaguer
65
Back Matter
85
Inside Back Cover
126
Back Cover
127
Spine
128
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Glenn Stout is the series editor of The Best American Sports Writing and author of more than
forty nonfiction sports biographies under the auspices of Matt Christopher. He has also
written all of the Good Sports books. He lives in Alburgh, Vermont. Visit Glenn at
www.goodsportsbyglennstout.com.

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