!!> Reading ➼ Lipman Pike ➵ Author Richard Michelson – Horsebackridinggeorgia.us

Lipman Pike In The Mid 1800s The Sport Of Baseball Was Working Its Way Across The United States Amateur Teams Were Springing Up And In 1858 The National Association Of Base Ball Players Was Formed Young Men Were Eager To Show Their Prowess On The Field And In The Batter S Box Lipman Pike S Father, A Dutch Immigrant, Runs A Small Haberdashery In Brooklyn, New York, Though Lip Is Interested In Watching The Ball Players Than Working Behind The Counter His Mother Doesn T Approve Jewish Boys Should Be Paying Attention To Sensible Matters But When Lip Is Barely A Teenager, He S Invited To Join The Nationals Junior Club And Play First Base When He Hits His First Pitch Over The Right Fielder S Head, Lip Knows Baseball Is The Sport For Him.