Parker is the new kid in school. He’s overweight, scared and hates his new life
in Dullsville, Maryland, aka Baltimore, where he’s a target—okay, a big target—for brutal teasing. But he
loves baseball. And despite his size, he plays third base like a dream. Too bad
he’s competing for the starting job on the Orioles of the Dulaney Babe Ruth
League against budding hoodlum Dante Rizzo, who vows to squeeze Cody’s head like
a grape if he beats him out.
gets even more complicated when Cody’s school, York Middle, is beset by a rash
of mysterious thefts, a crime wave that threatens to sideline Cody, and ruin a
golden season for the Orioles. Will Cody ever succeed in getting people to see
him for who he really is? Download and start listening now!