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By Dan Gutman

Cannons are blasting!
Bullets are flying!
Wounded infantrymen are everywhere!

Stosh has time-traveled to 1863, correct into the center of the Civil battle. In in all probability his most enjoyable and certainly his most deadly journey but, Stosh has determined to reply to the query all the time: did Abner Doubleday, a Civil conflict basic, particularly invent the sport of baseball?

It's all the following: substantial laughs, dramatic motion, quickly baseball video games in the course of a battlefield. you will be blown away via this 6th impressive baseball card adventure!

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I couldn’t have heard that right. It was time to get my hearing checked. ” “I want to go,” Mom stated. “Whenever you travel through time, I just sit home and worry. You’re out there meeting these big celebrities and having these incredible experiences. You get to witness history as it’s happening. This has been so educational for you. I guess I’ve come around to thinking that these trips are a good thing. ” Educational? Ha! My mother is clueless. I’d never told Mom how educational it was when I went to meet Jackie Robinson in 1947 and a psychotic batboy chased me through the streets of Brooklyn, swinging a baseball bat at my head.

As I held the photo, I felt something strange. It was that tingling sensation, the feeling I got when I touched old baseball cards. That was it. I remembered the feeling well. It meant I was about to travel through time! It was going to happen! I dropped the photo on the table before it was too late. The tingling sensation stopped immediately. The photo landed facedown on the kitchen table. This is what was printed across the back . . ABNER DOUBLEDAY, 1863. INVENTOR OF BASEBALL? ” Mom asked. I must have had a frightened look on my face.

But I think he spends a good chunk of it on the Three Bees, as he calls them—beer, blackjack, and baseballs. That’s one of the reasons he and my mom split up. She didn’t like the way Dad spent their money. “Hey Dad,” I said, handing him back the ball. ” “Sure. He’s the guy who invented baseball. ” “Some people say that’s just a myth,” I told him. “I went to the Baseball Hall of Fame once when I was a kid,” Dad said. “I remember they had this display case with a beat-up old baseball in it. They said it was the Abner Doubleday Baseball, and that they found it with Abner Doubleday’s stuff after he died.

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