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19:55

A Biography of Fenway Park.

Boston Globe sports writer Dan Shaughnessy who has written the new book "Fenway: A Biography in Words and Pictures." (Houghton Mifflin) The baseball park is scheduled to be torn down and rebuilt in early part of the next century. Shaughnessy has also written "The Curse of the Bambino," "At Fenway," "Seeing Red," "Ever Green," and "One Strike Away."

22:00

Talking Baseball with Tim McCarver

Fox sports commentator Tim McCarver talks to Marty Moss-Coane about his life in baseball. He recently wrote a book on the topic, called "Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans." (Villard Books) McCarver is a commentator during the New York Mets season for WWOR. He played major league baseball from 1959-1980 for the St Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos and Boston Red Sox. (REBROADCAST. ORIGINALLY AIRED 4/27/98)

22:08

Talking Baseball with Tim McCarver.

Fox sports commentator Tim McCarver talks to Marty Moss-Coane about his new book "Baseball for Brain Surgeon and Other Fans". (Villard Books) McCarver is also a commentator during the New York Mets season for WWOR. He played major league baseball from 1959-1980 for the St Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos and Boston Red Sox. He also wrote "O, Baby, I Love It!".

04:04

The History of Baseball in Nine Innings

TV critic David Bianculli previews producer Ken Burns' new, nine-part documentary series, "Baseball." Bianculli says it stopped him in his tracks, and will even appeal to people who aren't fans of the sport.

17:36

Bill Littlefield Discusses Baseball.

Bill Littlefield. He's a writer and regular sports commentator on NPR's "Morning Edition." Littlefield has a new book about baseball, "Baseball Days: From the Sandlots to the Show" (Bulfinch Press). Littlefield has been in love with the game since he was a kid, "Baseball Days" is a sentimental look at America's favorite past-time.

14:10

Baseball Great Tom Seaver

Seaver was recently voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame by the largest vote in baseball history. His most recent book is "Great Moments in Baseball."

14:17

Baseball Great Tom Seaver.

Baseball great Tom Seaver. He was recently voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame by the largest vote in baseball history. His new book is "Great Moments in Baseball."

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