Henry Wiggen - This person is the narrator of the story, referred to as "Author" by other characters because of their writing, and learns a lot about people and life when a friend becomes tragically sick.
Bruce Pearson - This person is the friend of the narrator that is diagnosed with a tragic illness, causing the team to band together in support.
Holly Wiggen - This person is the narrator's spouse, who waits at home while they play baseball.
Katie - This person is a prostitute that agrees to marry the narrator's friend to get a large insurance settlement.
Dutch - This person is the manager and head coach of the baseball team.
Goose Williams - This person is the first teammate that the narrator tells about his friend's condition.
Michele Wiggen - This person is the first child of the narrator and his spouse who is...
This section contains 268 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)