The Berenstain Bears Go Out for the Team

The Berenstain Bears Go Out for the Team

Stan Berenstain, Jan Berenstain

Language: English

Pages: 32

ISBN: 0394873386

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


When backyard sluggers Brother and Sister join the Bear Country Cub League, they get real uniforms and play on a baseball field. They also have pressure to win and competition from the other cubs. But it's Mama's advice that helps them prepare sensibly for team sports.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bear Country Cub League. [1. Baseball—Fiction. 2. Bears—Fiction] I. Berenstain, Jan. II. Title. III. Series: Berenstain, Stan. First time book. PZ7.B4483Beok 1986 [E] 85 30164 eISBN: 978-0-375-98255-2 v3.1 Title Page Copyright First Page Brother and Sister Bear, who lived with their mama and papa in the big tree house down a sunny dirt road deep in Bear Country, enjoyed the changing seasons—and the sports that went with them: —football and soccer in the fall … —basketball

“Well, how did you do?” asked Mama when she and Papa came to pick the cubs up after the tryouts. “Hard to say,” answered Brother. “We certainly weren’t the best.” “But we weren’t the worst, either,” said Sister. “Anyway—it’s only a game and the worst that can happen is that we won’t make the team.” “Yeah,” sighed Brother. “We can always try again next year if we want to.” “When will you know?” asked Papa as they headed home. “They’re going to post the results on the bulletin board

“Well, how did you do?” asked Mama when she and Papa came to pick the cubs up after the tryouts. “Hard to say,” answered Brother. “We certainly weren’t the best.” “But we weren’t the worst, either,” said Sister. “Anyway—it’s only a game and the worst that can happen is that we won’t make the team.” “Yeah,” sighed Brother. “We can always try again next year if we want to.” “When will you know?” asked Papa as they headed home. “They’re going to post the results on the bulletin board

looking up from his paper as Brother and Sister trooped back home. “Yep!” said Sister, holding up the ball. “Game called off on account of Farmer Ben’s goat chewing the cover off the ball.” Papa was pretty impressed when he heard about Brother’s hit and Sister’s ground rule double. “Seems to me,” said Papa, “that you cubs might want to think about playing some real baseball on a real baseball field. It says right here in the paper that the Bear Country Cub League is going to be holding

tryouts pretty soon. You might want to sign up.” “Now, hold on,” interrupted Mama. “That’s a high-powered league over there, and those tryouts involve quite a lot of pressure.” “Pressure?” asked Sister. “What do you mean?” “You’ll be competing against lots of other cubs and not everybody is going to make the team,” said Mama. “But you both play pretty well,” she added, “so it’s up to you.” “Won’t hurt to drive over and have a look,” said Papa. “Wow!” said Brother when he saw the

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