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March 29th, 2014

The Baseball Project Reaches Third (Album)

When former members of R.E.M. get together with other talented musicians, what do they choose to write songs about? Baseball, of course. Bill speaks with Peter Buck and Scott McCaughey about “3rd,” the third album from The Baseball Project.

Interview
March 29th, 2014

South Carolina’s Dawn Staley Chasing First National Title

Dawn Staley won three Olympic gold medals and was once named the Most Outstanding Player of the NCAA’s Final Four. But she’s never won a national championship. She’s going for her first title this year as coach of South Carolina. Staley speaks with Only A Game’s Karen Given.

Commentary
March 26th, 2014

March Madness, Money Madness

Brackets have busted everywhere, but Bill Littlefield suggests the true madness of March isn’t related to wins and losses on the court.

Charlie Pierce
March 22nd, 2014

Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports

Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss Phil Jackson’s first week with the New York Knicks, Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville’s 700th win, and a little boy’s reward for a sports-induced temper tantrum.

Commentary
March 19th, 2014

At Home With The Michigan Lugnuts

As the opening of the baseball season approaches, Bill Littlefield has found a housing opportunity for fans who don’t want their baseball experience to end when the last batter has been retired.

Only A Blog
February 13th, 2014

Ask OAG: Women’s Vs. Ladies’ Olympic Sports

Why do “women” compete in ice hockey, while figure skating is reserved for “ladies?” Only A Game’s Karen Given searches for the answer …

Only A Blog
February 10th, 2014

The Musical ‘Genius’ Who Pitched A No-Hitter

In the realm of multi-talented athletes, Only A Game’s Gary Waleik believes one stands above the rest.

Feature
January 11th, 2014
By Charlie Schroeder

Hong Kong’s Festive ‘Race’ With Colonial Roots

At the Sedan Chair Race in Hong Kong, awards go to more than just the teams that finish fastest. Only A Game’s Charlie Schroeder has our story.

Charlie Pierce
January 11th, 2014

News Of The Week With Charlie Pierce

Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce and Bill discuss settling old debts in the NBA, a troubling forecast for the Sochi Olympics, and Dan Le Batard, the Hall of Fame voter who will vote no more forever.

Commentary
January 8th, 2014

Brazil’s World Cup Forecast

This week FIFA announced that preparations for the World Cup set to begin in June are far behind schedule. Bill Littlefield wonders if that’s perhaps the second-biggest problem the extravaganza will face.