Essays Tagged: "played baseball"

Lou Gehrig

ete. Lou went to the High School of Commerce and had perfect attendance. Lou excelled in sports. He played baseball, basketball, soccer, and football (Hollander 52). At 6' 1" he was without a doubt bu ... n his class in 1921.After Gehrig graduated he signed a contract with Hartford. While at Hartford he played under the name Lewis. Gehrig was payed for playing baseball at Hartford. In 1922 he went to C ...

(4 pages) 62 0 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

This is a book report on the book "It's True It's True" by Kurt Angle. He is a WWE pro wrestler and Olympic gold medalist

rt has been very athletic since the day he was born. Part of the reason was that his older brothers played sports and they lead him into them. Kurt played baseball, basketball, football, and wrestled. ... k, Eric, and John. Kurt was immersed in sports from childhood, mostly from his older brothers. Kurt played baseball, basketball, football, and wrestling. Kurt was an excellent athlete who was good in ...

(4 pages) 52 0 2.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Barry Bonds The Greatest Baseball player today.

ow to play the game. For high school, Barry attended Serra High School in San Mateo, California. He played baseball for the high school team and went on to play college ball at Arizona State Universit ...

(2 pages) 176 6 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Henry Louis Gehrig (Lou Gehrig).

n the games to which he was used to. However, because of his shyness, he needed a push.By 1919, Lou played baseball, football, and soccer and helped Commerce High receive three straight soccer champio ... a special "national championship" game with Chicago's top high school team, Lane Tech. The game was played on June 26 at Wrigley field in Chicago. Former president Howard Taft stopped by to wish the t ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

MLK Essay

e hand and left the store rather than take that treatment. Another time, the parents of boys Martin played with told him that they could no longer come out to play with him because they were white and ... e told him that blacks were no longer slaves, but they were not really free.Martin liked sports. He played baseball, basketball and wrestling. But he especially liked reading. He liked reading about f ...

(4 pages) 57 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Mickey Mantle

n, and three most valuable player awards during his 18-year career with the New York Yankees.Mickey played baseball and basketball at his high school in Commerce, Oklahoma, and was also a star halfbac ... hosen as its most valuable player three times. He is one of a few players to win a Triple Crown. He played on 12 pennant-winning and seven World Series-winning teams. He still holds the all-time recor ...

(3 pages) 21 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Tito Puente: "The King of Latin Music."

led him in piano lessons for 25 cents when he was seven. As child he also went to dance lessons and played baseball until he injured his ankle in a bicycle accident. Although Puente started in his mus ... By the age of 15, Puente had dropped out of high school to play with the Miami Beach Band, where he played Americanized rhumbas and a variety if Latin-American rhythms, including tangos, waltzes, and ...

(3 pages) 22 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Book Report on "The Life You Imagine" By Derek Jeter

s goals and the rules he needed to follow to be able to participate in sports. In high school Derek played baseball and basketball at Kalamazoo Central. As a child he grew up in Michigan but was alway ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

League Of Their Own

ation. The movie itself is a flashback based upon the memories of the main character Dottie Henson, played by Geena Davis. It starts off with an older Dottie, attending an all women's senior citizen b ... Fame. As the women play ball, Dottie watches them, fondly remembering a time of her youth when she played baseball for a local team and was spotted by a scout for the All-American Girls Professional ...

(7 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers