The Rival Pitchers

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THE RIVAL PITCHERS


A Story of College Baseball


BY

LESTER CHADWICK

AUTHOR OF "A QUARTER-BACK'S PLUCK," ETC.


ILLUSTRATED


NEW YORK
CUPPLES & LEON COMPANY


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THE GAME WON—PHIL, AMID A RIOT OF CHEERS, KEPT ON TO
SECOND—Page 92.


CONTENTS


CHAPTER PAGE
I The Old Bell Clapper 1
II A Good Throw 19
III A Baseball Meeting 27
IV The Hazing 42
V A Scrub Game 51
VI The Pole Rush 62
VII Tom Holds His Own 69
VIII At Practice 77
IX A Game with Boxer Hall 86
X A Coil of Wire 93
XI An Electric Shock 104
XII Tom Doesn't Tell 112
XIII A Girl and a Game 120
XIV Tom's Curves 132
XV A Sophomore Trick 139
XVI Tom Makes a Discovery 147
XVII An Expostulation 152
XVIII Some "Old Grads" 160
XIX Tom in Cold Water 168
XX A Game of Another Sort 176
XXI On the Grill 185
XXII Dark Days 192
XXIII At the Dance 200
XXIV Dress Suits Come High 208
XXV Tom in a Game 216
XXVI The Freshman Dinner 227
XXVII Tom Is Kidnapped 234
XXVIII The Escape 240
XXIX Anticipations 247
XXX A Great Game 255
XXXI Langridge Appeals 272
XXXII The Final Contest 281
XXXIII Victory 293

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