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Jimmy strikes out!

by Kelli Chipponeri

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball -- Fiction.,
  • Sex role -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Cindy Vortex wants to prove that girls can play baseball just as well as, if not better than, boys and challenges Jimmy to a game of baseball.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesAdventures of Jimmy Neutron, boy genius (Television program)
    Statementby Kelli Chipponeri ; illustrated by Mark Marderosian and Barry Goldberg.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesReady-to-read. Level 2, Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, boy genius ;, #5, Ready to read., Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, boy genius ;, #5.
    ContributionsMarderosian, Mark, ill., Goldberg, Barry, 1960- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C44513 Ji 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3676406M
    ISBN 100689864299
    LC Control Number2003014110
    OCLC/WorldCa52859996

    In his book “Fear Strikes Out,” Mr. Piersall wrote of suffering from anxiety-related headaches throughout his childhood. His epic nervous breakdown during a Fenway Park game, in , became.   The book, which was a bestseller, was a rare admission of vulnerability by an athlete and brought Mr. Piersall sympathy, if not always understanding.

      The success of the book led to the film release in March of of Fear Strikes Out, with actor Anthony Perkins playing Piersall and veteran actor Karl Malden portraying Jimmy Author: Don Laible. BOSTON (AP) _ Former major leaguer Jim Piersall, who bared his soul about his struggles with mental illness in his book “Fear Strikes Out,” has died. He was He was

      Jimmy Piersall, the often outrageous outfielder and broadcaster whose emotional breakdown while a rookie with the Boston Red Sox was portrayed in the movie “Fear Strikes Out. Jimmy Strikes Out! Madeline Finn and the Library Dog. Icy Escapades. Pinkalicious, Soccer Star. Star Wars Finn & Rey Escape. If You Give A Pig A Pancake. Our 6th-8th Grade Book Club is still reading The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe! Students, please check in .


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Jimmy strikes out! by Kelli Chipponeri Download PDF EPUB FB2

Jimmy Strikes Out. book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Cindy Vortex wants to prove that girls can play baseball just as well a /5. Jimmy Strikes Out Paperback – January 1, by Kelli Chipponeri (Author)5/5(1). "Fear Strikes Out" tells the tale of Jimmy Piersall, who played for the Boston Red Sox in the early to late s.

He and Willy Mays of the Giants were the best defensive center fielders in pro baseball then and perhaps ever. "FSO" is more concerned with Jimmy's nervous breakdown in Cited by: 2.

Jimmy Strikes Out is a Jimmy Neutron book based on the episode The Retroville 9. To prove that girls can play baseball just as well as boys, if not better, Cindy Jimmy strikes out! book Jimmy to a game of baseball. Join today and start reading your favorite books for Free. Add to list; Jimmy Strikes Out.

Kelli Chipponeri Mark Marderosian Barry Goldberg /5 (9 ratings) Read Download. Language English Pages 32 Format Paperback Publisher Simon Spotlight Release Febru ISBN. Get this from a library. Jimmy strikes out!. [Kelli Chipponeri; Mark Marderosian; Barry Goldberg] -- Cindy Vortex wants to prove that girls can play baseball just as well as, if not better than, boys and challenges Jimmy to a game of baseball.

"Based on the TV series The adventures of Jimmy Neutron, boy genius as seen on Nickelodeon." -- verso "This edition is only available for distribution through the school market." -- p.

[4] of cover Cindy Vortex wants to prove that girls can play baseball just as well as, if not better than, boys and challenges Jimmy to a game of baseballPages: Having missed the boat by reading The Art of Fielding, I decided to see if a lighter side of baseball would be entertaining, so I read an old story written by and about Jimmy Piersall, Fear Strikes Out.

Perhaps the book fell a bit short for me because I already knew most of Jimmy's story so the telling of his antics and mental breakdown just /5. InPiersall published his autobiography which he called "Fear Strikes Out." The book tells the story of his battle with mental illness and struggle to return to the game he loved.

Ina. English Fear Strikes Out is a American biographical sports drama film depicting the life and career of American baseball player Jimmy Piersall. It is based on Piersall's memoir Fear Strikes Out: The Jim Piersall Story, co-written with Al by: Elmer Bernstein.

Jimmy Strikes Out. (READY-TO-READ LEVEL 2) has 0 reviews and 0 ratings. News Books Grade K-1 Grade Grade Grade Grade Grade Our Other Sites.

DOGOnews DOGOmovies. Sign In. DOGO books Book reviews by kids for kids. Jimmy Strikes Out. (READY-TO-READ LEVEL 2) she challenges Jimmy to a game, so he concocts an invention Author: Kelli Chipponeri.

All about Jimmy Strikes Out. (Ready-To-Read:) by Kelli Chipponeri. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers2/5. Piersall was best known for his well-publicized battle with bipolar disorder that became the subject of a book and a film, Fear Strikes Out.

Piersall became a professional baseball player at age. Directed by Robert Mulligan. With Anthony Perkins, Karl Malden, Norma Moore, Adam Williams.

True story of the life of Jimmy Piersall, who battled mental illness to 7/10(K). Jimmy is often remembered for his struggles with mental issues and the book Fear Strikes Out: The Jimmy Piersall Story, Jimmy’s personal notes and memoire, which was made into a motion picture in After retiring from playing, he spent time in the broadcast booth with the Texas Rangers and the Chicago White Sox.

Vintage Little, Brown & Company, An Atlantic Monthly Press Book, Hardcover Baseball Book measures approximately /8" x /4", and contains pages. The title pages read, in part, as follows: FEAR STRIKES OUT.

The Jim Piersall Story BY Jim Piersall and Al Hirshberg An Atlantic Monthly Press Book Little, Brown and Company • Boston, TorontoSeller Rating: % positive. Jimmy’s book, Fear Strikes Out, was reissued inand he contributed an Afterword to the reprinting.

But he still isn’t a fan of the movie version. “Anthony Perkins [who played Piersall] threw like a girl. He may have been the worst looking ballplayer I have ever seen. And the movie was much too harsh on my dad/5(). Fear Strikes Out - Jimmy Piersall meltdown - Duration: Richard S.

Dar views. 10 Things You Never Knew About TOMBSTONE - Duration: movieweb Recommended for. : Fear Strikes Out: The Jim Piersall Story () by Piersall, Jim and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5().

He expanded his disclosure in a two-part story in the Saturday Evening Post, entitled “They Called Me Crazy—and I Was,” which led to the publication of Fear Strikes Out in Two years later, the book was made into a movie with the same title, starring Anthony Perkins and Karl Malden. Jimmy Piersall, Former Baseball Player and Broadcaster, Dies at 87 The two-time All-Star wrote the book “Fear Strikes Out” about his battle with bipolar disorder.These are books from the franchise.'I was a funny man, a baseball clown, and where the Red Sox went, the fans flocked to see me,' Piersall said in his book, Fear Strikes Out, written with Al Hirshberg.

The book was the basis for the movie, in which Piersall was portrayed by Anthony Perkins." - Staff Writer Richard Goldstein in The New York Times (06/04/, Jimmy Piersall.