The Big Field
Author: Mike Lupica
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Baseball, Parents, Cooperation and Teamwork, Changes and New Experiences
Fourteen-year-old Hutch feels threatened when Darryl becomes the shortstop and Hutch is relegated to second base. He tries to work through his insecurities about both Darryl and his remote and silent father, who was once a great ballplayer too.