Download e-book for iPad: At the Plate with...Sammy Sosa (Athlete Biographies) by Matt Christopher

By Matt Christopher

ISBN-10: 0316134775

ISBN-13: 9780316134774

ISBN-10: 0780795512

ISBN-13: 9780780795518

through the 1998 baseball season, names made the headlines greater than any others: Mark McGwire, the eventual domestic run king, and Sammy Sosa, the runner-up in a race that gained the hearts of baseball lovers around the world. but on the finish of the day, it was once Sosa who walked away with the nationwide League's MVP award, no longer McGwire. Why? simply because Sosa had dug the dismal 1997 Chicago Cubs out of the cellar not only along with his domestic runs, but in addition along with his staggering all-around play. but Sosa's contributions off the sector, either within the States and in his place of origin, the Dominican Republic, are much more outstanding. during this robust biography of 1 of the main favorite sluggers in baseball, Matt Christopher, the #1 activities sequence for children, strains Sosa's existence from his poverty-stricken childhood-when shining footwear placed foodstuff at the table-to his specialist occupation. for additional info at the Matt Christopher activities Bio Bookshelf, please see the final pages of this book.

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