(1)Baseball is unique among American sports by(3) its ability to appeal to a love resembling that of a child (4) of fable and legend. Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Joe DiMaggio, Roberto Clemente—names like these will echo through time that are(5) trumpet calls to storied battles fought and won in ages past.(4) When Hank Aaron stretched out a sinewy arm to pull one down(7), striding up to a rack of ash-hewn bats (7), he became a modern–day knight selecting their(8)lance. And when glints of the afternoon sun shone off Mickey Mantle’s colossal bat, there will have to (9) be see for one brief, stirring moment the glimmer of the jewels in King Arthur’s own mighty sword, Excalibur.
Choose the best alternative for the underlined part 9
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The correct answer is “could”.
Congratulations to today’s winner Bryce Hodges. He will receive a B&N gift card.