Latest Show: 'Deacon' White, Forgotten Medal, Lineman In Vietnam
James "Deacon" White recorded professional baseball's first hit and pioneered the catcher position. This week on OAG, 96-year-old Betty Jackson helps tell the story of her grandfather.
How An NFL Lineman Changed The Course Of The Battle Of Hue
Only A Game's Martin Kessler has the story of Ernie Cheatham's role in the 1968 battle.
Double Play: 'Finding A Long-Forgotten Gold Medal'
One of Rebecca Lobo's children asked about her 1996 Olympic gold medal. Lobo hadn't seen it for 16 years.
Seven Memories Of Grandpa: Tales Of A 19th Century Baseball Pioneer
Baseball pioneer James "Deacon" White's granddaughter may be the only person who remembers him.
Littlefield: After An Unusual At-Bat, Thinking Of Frank Deford
A recent at-bat during a recent Yankees game gave Bill Littlefield reason to remember Frank Deford’s work.
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'No Freedom 'Til We're Equal': Heather Hardy Fights For Women's Boxing
Undefeated boxer Heather Hardy found her home after stepping into the ring for the first time. Now, she's fighting for gender equality in the sport.
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