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Baseball heroes

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Baseball Heroes is the first book in the new middle grade nonfiction series Good Sports, about the inspiring life stories of major league athletes who have overcome obstacles in the course of their life and careers. Each book tells the stories of athletes who have encountered and overcome significant obstacles, and whose story exempifies character and nerve in the face of adversity. Baseball Heroes highlights players who were among the first to break through barriers of race, ethnicity and even sex in order to play professional baseball. Subjects include Jackie Robinson, Hank Greenburg, Fernando Valenzuela, and Ila Borders.
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Grouped Work ID 9ee54d0f-40cb-299b-c914-b2f5da6c1dec
Full title baseball heroes
Author stout glenn
Grouping Category book
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display_description Describes the lives of professional baseball players such as Jackie Robinson, Hank Greenburg, Fernando Valenzuela, and Ila Borders, and examines the obstacles faced by each of the players during their lives and careers.
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publishDate 2010, 2011
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series Good sports
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subject_facet African American baseball players -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography, Baseball players -- United States -- Biography, Women -- Biography, Women baseball players -- United States. -- Biography
title_display Baseball heroes
title_full Baseball Heroes, Baseball heroes / by Glenn Stout
title_short Baseball heroes
topic_facet African American baseball players, African Americans, Baseball players, Sports & Recreations, Women, Women baseball players, Young Adult Nonfiction