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Mike lupica was born May 11,1952. Lupica went to school in New Hampshire. Later Mike graduated from Boston College. Mike first became a sports writer in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Later Mike Lupica wrote a column called "The Sporting Life" for ten years which began in the 1980s. Lupica wrote numerous books, they have received great reviews. Mike Lupica has three sons and one daughter. Mike Lupica's family lives in New Cannan, Connecticut. Mike Lupica wrote a lot of books like,
Safe at Home and The Big Field__.

Nick is an orphan and gets put with the Crandalls. The Crandalls don't know much about baseball and Nick doesn't like his parents and he wishes he had parents who likes baseball