Episode 196. At The Ballpark

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“It’s a beautiful day for a ballgame, so we finish rehearsal by heading off to watch the Lowell Spinners struggle against the Tri-City ValleyCats. Yes, it’s one minor league squad enjoying the other. Featuring fantastically bad play by play, an excerpt from The Complete World of Sports (abridged), a special appearance by local radio sports guy Teddy Panos, a debate about the greatest sports movies ever played, and memories of watching the greatest play in the history of college sports. (MP3. Length 20:25)


admin · September 10, 2010 at 9:52 pm

Agreed! I love a healthy dose of sympathetic pathos in my sports movies! “Pride of the Yankees” anyone?

Austin · September 10, 2010 at 1:33 pm

RUDY’s an outstanding football movie, no question. I’d forgotten about that one. (But seriously, have you *seen* BRIAN’S SONG?)

Sarah · September 10, 2010 at 10:33 am

You guys do know that “Rudy” is the best Football movie of all time right? And to respond to an earlier podcast, here in the midwest it is called playing catch.

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