The Question and Answer section for Maniac Magee is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Maniac takes a nap. He does this because he wants to clear his head, to flush away all distractions.
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First, the game was over. Second, a stranger walked up to play. Third, Jeffrey (Maniac) hits every pitch McNabb throws..... the strikeout king has met his match. The crowd is in chaos, and Manac, who knows no one, becomes an instant celebrity.