Book Equivalent # 5-7 Words: 118000
Title: So You Think You Know Baseball ? Author: Peter E. Meltzer
Genre ~ Non-Fiction
- Opening Sentence: On June 7, 1938 the Indians and Red Sox met at Fenway Park.
- Favourite word / phrase / sentence: In 1963, Jimmy …………. He ran the bases backwards.
- Vocabulary and new terms (with part of speech) and definition: Catcher’s Balk – If, with a runner on third base trying to score by means of a squeeze play or steal, the catcher steps in front of home base without possession of the ball, or touches the batter or the bat, the pitcher shall be charged with a balk (“catcher’s balk”), the batter shall be awarded first base on the interference
- Reflection, Connection & Personal Response:
I really enjoyed this book because this book can be used and applied into life whenever I’m watching a game or playing a game. Although, some parts of the book was challenging, I was able to comprehend it through using the visuals provided in some pages.