Able to Play: Overcoming Physical Challenges
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.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
1 Mordecai Brown and the Curveball
2 Ron Santos Big Secret
Just Another Onearmed Wonder
Proud to be a Big Leaguer
Inside Back Cover
Other editions - View all
Able to Play All-Star Angels athletes Baerga ball ballplayer Baseball Hall baseball player baseman basketball batter best players big leagues Billy Williams bunt CH Cubs CH cheered Cleveland Coxville crowd Cubs CH Cubs Curtis Pride Curtis’s curveball deaf diabetes disability disease doctor dollars dream dugout Expos fans fastball felt Glenn Stout glove ground Hall of Fame hard hear high school home runs insulin Jim Abbott Jim pitched Jim’s kids knew later recalled league baseball learned live Lofton looked loved major leagues manager Matt Christopher middle finger Mordecai Brown no-hitter Nyesville one-armed pitcher outfielder parents pilot pitcher plane play baseball realized Red Sox Ron Santo Ron’s rookie season soccer soon spring training started teammates Ted Williams things third base thought Three-I League threw throw told took the mound tried trying umpire wanted watching World Series Wrigley Field Yankees young