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October 29th, 2011

MLB: What A Wonderful World (Series)

Bill Littlefield talks with ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian about this rollercoaster of a World Series.

October 22nd, 2011

Baseball History Is On Cardinals’ Side

With the St. Louis in the World Series, Bill Littlefield speaks with George Vecsey, New York Times columnist and author of “Stan Musial: An American Life,” about the franchise’s long history of success and the current squad’s chances against Texas.

October 22nd, 2011

Former Ranger O’Brien Roots For Texas Title

Former Texas first baseman Pete O’Brien never made the playoffs during his days in Arlington. But he’s excited about the Rangers’ chances to win the first World Series title in franchise history. With the series against St. Louis tied at one game apiece, O’Brien joins us from his home in Texas.

October 19th, 2011

World Series Wonders And Woes

The World Series begins tonight in St. Louis, where the National League Champion Cardinals will be hosting the American League Champion Texas Rangers. The focus of the baseball world should be on that series, though, as Bill Littlefield has noticed, that’s not entirely the case.

October 15th, 2011

MLB Postseason News From Tim Kurkjian

The Texas Rangers, Detroit Tigers, Milwaukee Brewers, and St. Louis Cardinals are all in hot pursuit of the October Classic, but only two teams will make the cut. Only A Game analyst Tim Kurkjian of ESPN is on the show with all the latest updates.

October 8th, 2011

MLB Update: The Final Four

The Detroit Tigers will face last year’s AL champs, the Texas Rangers, in a best-of-seven series for the American League title. Bill Littlefield previews the series, which starts this Saturday in Dallas and updates the National League.

November 6th, 2010

World Series in Cowboys Territory

Dallas Cowboys star quarterback Tony Romo has a broken collarbone and his team has the worst record in the NFC. The Texas Rangers were soundly defeated in the World Series and their ace, Cliff Lee, may be on his way out of town. But Dallas sports fans won’t let that bring their spirits down. Only A Game’s Karen Given reports from Arlington, Texas.

October 30th, 2010

Giants of the Game

Before game one of the World Series, a group of Giants legends from the team’s New York and San Francisco eras threw out ceremonial first pitches. Bill reflects on some old Giants memories in his commentary.

October 30th, 2010

World Series Analysis with Tim Kurkjian

The San Francisco Giants have shown they can pitch and hit in taking the first two games of the World Series from the Texas Rangers. Bill speaks to ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian to find out if the Rangers can turn it around at home.

October 30th, 2010

Saturday, October 30, 2010

Baseball players are notoriously superstitious, but do they have good reason for staying away from Milwaukee’s Pfister Hotel? This week on Only A Game, we’ll hear some stories from the supposedly haunted hostel. Plus, we break down the World Series with Tim Kurkjian and Bill reports from the world-beating, future NBA Champion Miami Heat’s opening loss the Boston Celtics.

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