Play Ball!

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DK Pub., 2002 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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The ultimate baseball how-to book for children age 8 and older. Want to be a better ballplayer? Want to play like the pros? Learn the Major League way to catch grounders, field fly balls, hit the cutoff man, develop a good batting stroke, and much more. Complete with step-by-step photos for every important baseball skill, Play Ball! also brings you exclusive "Tips from the Pros," as Major League stars help you develop your game. Every young player will benefit from reading Play Ball!

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About the author (2002)

James Buckley, Jr. has written about sports for more than 15 years, including a stint as the editorial projects manager for Sports Illustrated. Today, he is the editorial director of the Shoreline Publishing Group, a book, magazine, and Web site editorial services company. Buckley also is the author of nearly 20 sports books for children, including DK's Eyewitness Baseball and four baseball-themed Dorling Kindersley Readers. He lives in Santa Barbara with his wife Patty and son Conor, a future Major League superstar.