THE YOUNGS were a baseball relatives ever when you consider that Al younger observed "Nig" Clarke of Corsicana Oil urban hit 8 domestic runs in one online game again in 1902. It used to be then that Al determined he may make his dwelling taking part in baseball, and he did, taking part in shortstop for the Boston Braves until eventually global warfare I took his skill to talk and function.
His son, Laird Allen younger - a twenty-something hurler with a penchant for throwing greater than the baseball - follows in his father's footsteps, turning into a tumbler for the Hartford Bees, a Boston Braves associate. the single factor Laird longs for greater than anything - along with sooner or later taking part in for his father's former crew - is to have only one dialog together with his mute and unresponsive father. yet after 29 years, Laird has given up wish - till someday his mom provides him an previous tin tobacco field belonging to his father, its contents approximately to alter everything.
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