The '51 Rocks
By Matt Musson
Published: April 6, 2011.
Based on the true story of the losingest team in baseball. Batboy Bobby McRainey relates the day to day struggles of a last place ball club and whites only baseball. But, when the owner signs 5 Negro Leaguers and integrates Southern Baseball, Bobby discovers that even losing teams have immortal moments.
"...perhaps a Denzel Washington movie in this novel" --Publishers Weekly