Johan Santana

Johan Santana

by Jeffrey Zuehlke
     
 

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Growing up in rural Venezuela, shy Johan Santana didn't seem like a natural athlete. But Johan loved baseball. He practiced often and developed a powerful throwing arm. While still a teenager, Johan moved to the United States to play in the minor leagues. After a trade landed him with the Minnesota Twins, Johan worked to move up the team's roster. This Cy Young Award…  See more details below

Overview

Growing up in rural Venezuela, shy Johan Santana didn't seem like a natural athlete. But Johan loved baseball. He practiced often and developed a powerful throwing arm. While still a teenager, Johan moved to the United States to play in the minor leagues. After a trade landed him with the Minnesota Twins, Johan worked to move up the team's roster. This Cy Young Award winner has since become the Twins' ace starting pitcher with some of the best stats in baseball.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822565963
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/28/2007
Series:
Amazing Athletes Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
660L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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