Dave Dravecky

Dave Dravecky

by Dave Dravecky, Tim Stafford
     
 
Would he ever pitch again? Dave Dravecky grew up playing baseball in his backyard. He dreamed of making it to the big leagues. And he did. But then, while pitching for the San Fransisco Giants, adve noticed a lump in his left arm. Cancer! Surgery remoevd one half of the deltoid muscle in Dave's arm, and the doctors said he'd never pitch again. But with extraordinary

Overview

Would he ever pitch again? Dave Dravecky grew up playing baseball in his backyard. He dreamed of making it to the big leagues. And he did. But then, while pitching for the San Fransisco Giants, adve noticed a lump in his left arm. Cancer! Surgery remoevd one half of the deltoid muscle in Dave's arm, and the doctors said he'd never pitch again. But with extraordinary faith and courage, Dave proved them wrong. This is the incredible story of dave Dravecky's dramatic comeback, his battle against cancer and his struggle to keep his faith no matter what curves were thrown his way.

Author Biography: Dave Dravecky is a former all-star pitcher for the San Francisco Giants. He is an inspiring speaker and the founder of Outreach of Hope Ministries. Dave and Jan are also general editors with Joni Eareckson Tada on The Encouragement Bible, a specialty Bible for people dealing with adversity.;Tim Stafford is an award-winning author and co-editor of The Student Bible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780310586517
Publisher:
Zondervan
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Series:
Today's Heroes Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.16(w) x 7.59(h) x 0.37(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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