A story with a big heart about a boy, a coach, the game
of baseball, and the game of life.
"There are teachers with a rare ability to enter a child's
mind; it's as if their ability to get there at all gives them the
right to stay forever." There was a turning point in Michael
Lewis's life, in a baseball game when he was fourteen years old.
The irascible and often terrifying Coach Fitz put the ball in his
hand with the game on the line and managed... more...