A man who has spent his adult life juggling the roles of coach to an amateur baseball team, father to his estranged son, and caretaker to his own disapproving father, finds his life coming apart at the seams when, during one single season, his pitcher loses his arm, his son drifts further away, and he learns his father is dying of cancer. NPR sponsorship.

Battle Creek (Bkpk) 2001, Publishing Mills

ISBN-13: 9781575110554

Audiobook cassette

Battle Creek 2000, PerfectBound

ISBN-13: 9780688177638

Trade paperback

Battle Creek 1999, William Morrow & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780688167851