This may be the greatest baseball story never told. But it is much more than just a baseball story. This is a story of hope and perseverance; of staying positive in the face of life's... More > challenges. It is about looking forward, not backward.
Lefty O'Doul never gave up on his dreams, preferring to listen to his heart rather than to the naysayers. Along the way came inevitable disappointment, but O'Doul kept his faith through all obstacles that he faced. That sometimes
meant learning to recognize his own limitations and shortcomings - which he often did with a healthy dose of
This book is a fictionalized, though historically accurate,
account of Lefty O'Doul's baseball odyssey. But it was an
odyssey that might never have been were it not for a lightheartedness that endeared O'Doul to fans and teammates