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Mighty Jackie

The Strike Out Queen

by Marissa Moss and C. F. Payne

School And Library, 1 v. (unpaged), Simon & Schuster, List Price: $16.95 |


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The Strike Out Queen
Marissa Moss and C. F. Payne

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Book Summary

When the New York Yankees came to Louisiana for an exhibition game with a minor league team, an incredible moment in baseball took place as seventeen-year-old Jackie Mitchell struck-out legends Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig with her awesome curve ball.