The Captain of the Nine


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(4.8 stars; 23 reviews)

When the veteran captain of the St. Mary's baseball team is forced to resign at the beginning of the season, the choice for his replacement falls quickly upon the star pitcher. But can the new captain manage to rally the team, cope with detractors, and win the coach's confidence--all while still keeping his pitching arm in shape? And when fresh disasters threaten to wreck the big game, is there anything he can do to save it? - Summary by bookAngel7 (3 hr 19 min)

Chapters

The New Captain 14:38 Read by BookAngel7
A Firm Stand 13:14 Read by BookAngel7
The Threat 12:42 Read by BookAngel7
Inside Baseball 19:55 Read by BookAngel7
Loyal Friends 16:03 Read by BookAngel7
The First Game 17:58 Read by BookAngel7
Results of Defeat 12:55 Read by BookAngel7
More Inside Baseball 12:33 Read by BookAngel7
The Missing Catcher 11:50 Read by BookAngel7
The First Clew 7:22 Read by BookAngel7
A Fight Against Time 12:02 Read by BookAngel7
Finding the Culprit 9:11 Read by BookAngel7
The Sentence 9:36 Read by BookAngel7
Doctoring an Infielder 11:13 Read by BookAngel7
The Winning Hit 18:38 Read by BookAngel7

Reviews

wonderful book from early baseball


(4.5 stars)

Hop in your time machine and journey to the year 1912. St. Mary's college baseball nine is getting ready to start the season and you will have a front row seat. Delightful, nostalgic story of college baseball in early 20th century America brought alive by a first class narration.


(5 stars)

I really in joyed it the reader does a great job to if you love baseball this is for you! !

Great story


(5 stars)

This is a great baseball story that shows what happens when jealousy takes over someone 's actions.