The Baseball Genius by Tim Green is Realistic Fiction.
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The Baseball Genius by Tim Green is about friendship and reveals no matter how old you are you still need help.
Jalen tried to steal a ball from a MLB player to get money to play baseball but got.
The baseball genius is like the football genius. Not only they are both by tim green but they have the same story line. But both of them try to steal somthing that is not theres but then end up helping each other.
The Universal connection of the story is man vs. man. Jalenn trys to steal a ball but gets caught by the proffeccional in the act. But after they end up helping each other.
in the story when Jalen stole the ball i thought that the guy was going to make it. But then The Mlb player scared me and ended up catching the kid . But the the kid ecsped and i was releaved.