Lucky Maris, Mantle, and My Best Summer Ever (Paperback)
|Author: Wes Tooke|
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|During the summer of 1961, young Louis becomes a bat boy for the New York Yankees, and is a witness to the great home-run race between Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris.|
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Loving everything about the sport of baseball from the crack of the bat hitting a ball to freshly cut stadium grass, young Louis becomes a bat boy for the Yankees during the summer of 1961 and enjoys a memorable season with such players as Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris. 10,000 first printing.Louis, who loves baseball despite being the worst stickball player in White Plains, New York, sees his opportunity to be bat boy for the 1961 Yankees team as the perfect way to escape the problems of his father's remarriage and moving to the suburbs.