Comeback Author:Dave Dravecky, Tim Stafford Comeback is the dramatic, inspiring account of the San Francisco Giants baseball pitcher, Dave Dravecky, who has met heartbreak at every turn with determination and faith. The drama began with the diagnosis of a cancerous tumor that was not just career-threatening, but life-threatening. Though cancer surgery on his left arm was successful, it ... more »almost assured that Dave would never pitch again.
In a comeback that amazed his doctors and at the media, Dave Dravecky did pitch again after nine months of rehabilitation, and won his first outing, But, tragedy struck again when he broke his pitching arm in his second game. Then, in a freak accident after his team had won the National League pennant, his arm was re-fractured.
Through all of tahe hardship, Dravecky has been as determined to talk about his Christian faith as he has been to overcome his injuries. "Knowing God through Jesus Christ is more important than anything else. That is the whole reason behind my comeback. Without Jesus Christ there is no story."« less