Stealing home: Jackie Robinson : against the odds

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Man on third. Two outs. The pitcher eyes the base runner, checks for the sign. The fans in the jammed stadium hold their breath. Flapping his outstretched arms like wings, number 42 leads off again. It is September 1955, game one of the World Series, the Yankees versus the Dodgers, and Jackie Robinson is about to do the unbelievable. Attempt to steal home. In a World Series game. To race a baseball thrown from the pitcher's mound and win! Is it possible? Yes, it is -- if you are Jackie Robinson!
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title Stealing home : Jackie Robinson : against the odds
title_alt Against the odds :, Jackie Robinson : against the odds.
title_display Stealing home : Jackie Robinson : against the odds
title_full Stealing home : Jackie Robinson : against the odds / written by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Mike Wimmer
title_short Stealing home :
title_sort stealing home jackie robinson against the odds
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