John Brown was cleaning out his uncle’s stuff when he came across two World Series tickets from 1968. John pieced together the family story: his grandfather would have taken his uncle to see the Tigers play the Cardinals. He and his friend Rod Britt decided if those two teams made it to the playoffs, they'd go to the World Series - and that happened, in 2006. Since then, the two friends have tried to attend the World Series as often as they can.
MEETING YOGI BERRA
Bob Berman wrote into to tell us about his memories of the national pastime. Let's just say, his reaction to meeting Yankees legend Yogi Berra wasn't quite what he'd hoped it would be.
WORLD SERIES - OF POKER
Wild antics, big wins, wowing the fans. This isn’t just for baseball. These days a sport that’s growing in popularity is the World Series of Poker. John Livingston is a rookie in the big leagues. He won the chance to compete in the opening round of the current World Series this past summer. John and his wife Celeste join Dick to talk about the chance of a lifetime.