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Ray & Me (Hardcover) (Dan Gutman)

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The ball hit me. It sounded like a bomb going off in my head. Everything went dark. The last thing I remember was hearing somebody yell, "Call 911!"

When Stosh gets hit in the head with a baseball, he's lucky to survive. Then he learns about another player who wasn't so lucky—Ray Chapman, the only player in major league history to get hit by a ball and die. If only they'd had batting helmets back then . . .

Get ready to go back in time as Stosh travels to 1920 to try to save Ray—and meets Babe Ruth, Tris Speaker, and even Harry Houdini. This baseball card adventure is a wild ride to a moment that changed baseball history forever!

Traveling through time and meeting legendary baseball players of the past, Stosh recalls his meeting with Ray Chapman, the only man to ever die after being struck in the head with a baseball, after he is injured in a similar way but saved thanks to his batting helmet.
Number of Pages: 173
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Action + Adventure / General, Social Issues / Friendship, Sports + Recreation / Baseball
Series Title: Baseball Card Adventures
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Dan Gutman
Language: English
Street Date: March 1, 2009
TCIN: 11474259
UPC: 9780061234811
Item Number (DPCI): 247-00-5137
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