A story about baseball, the Devil, and putting things first.
*Runner-up, Best Book by a Local Author
- Best of the Bay 2021.*
After high school baseball phenom JaMark Reliford suffers a career-ending injury in his final game, he makes the deal of a lifetime. A deal that gives him everything he wants, but could cost him everything he loves.
Inspired by blues folklore and classic baseball fiction, Michael Lortz writes a new tale of fastballs and phantoms, strikeouts and second chances.
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