Teammates (Paperback)

By Peter Golenbock, Paul Bacon (Illustrator)

Voyager Paperbacks, 9780152842864, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 17, 1992



This is the moving story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate. Illustrated with a blend of historic photographs and eloquent watercolors by Paul Bacon.