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Baseball Legend


Baseball Legend
Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grade 3
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   2.94

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    dugout, jerked, pitches, shocked, dryer, skinny, rough, pump, bench, stayed, damp, toad, flying, mind, uniform, when


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Baseball Legend   

1     When your mother serves something called "toad-in-the-hole" for breakfast, look out. It's going to be a rough day.
 
2     It all started when my mother knocked on my door and called, "Derek, are you awake?" I jerked up and bumped my elbow on the wall.
 
3     "I'm up now," I groaned, rubbing my throbbing elbow.
 
4     "Breakfast is ready, so hurry up," Mom said.

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