Backyard Sports Series: Wild Pitch (Book 1)
No coaches. No uniforms. No pressure—just fun! That’s the spirit of the #1 bestselling sports video game franchise for kids, Backyard Sports. Now, that same fantasy and fun are the foundation of the Backyard Sports series.
Since 1996, Backyard Sports has thrilled young fans with award-winning games based on sports children love to play and watch including baseball, football, basketball, hockey and soccer. The numbers don’t lie: over 12 million Backyard Sports games have been sold and 15% of US boys ages 5 to 10 own at least one Backyard game, as do 25% of boys ages 9 to 10.
The Backyard Sports series follows our team through baseball, football, basketball, hockey, and soccer seasons. Sometimes the kids win and sometimes they lose, but there is always enough fast-paced action to consistently engage and entertain early readers.