Once the days of glory have passed and the cheers have faded,
what becomes of the man who was that youthful athlete? What became
of the slim pitcher with the blazing fastball or the muscular,young
batter who could drive that same pitch to the deepest part of the
ballpark? Life goes on. Time waits for no man.
SO MANY SUMMER FIELDS allows us to visit with a few of these
former ballplayers or their surviving family members to see for
ourselves. With each subject we find a gracious, noble man who is
treasured by those who know him or loved and honored by those he
These chapters are not just about baseball.They are about God,
love, kindness and friendships....the best things in life.