Only A Game

Only A Game is radio for the serious sports fan and the steadfast sports avoider.

Latest Show: July 30-31

The 1989 Upper Deck Ken Griffey Jr. rookie card changed the baseball card industry. We'll meet the man who’s collected more of that card than anyone else.

Producer Picks

Support the news

10:18Jul 16, 2016

Still Fighting: Christy Martin Battles For A Life Outside The Boxing Ring

"I made a substantial amount of money during my boxing career and, wow, it's gone," Christy Martin says. "I had lots of cars. Lots of things. All gone. At the same time, I would give up all those things to be rid of him." The former boxing champ tells the...

An award-winning weekly sports magazine hosted by veteran NPR commentator Bill Littlefield, Only A Game puts sports in perspective with intelligent analysis, insightful interviews and a keen sense of humor.

Saturdays, 7 a.m and 7 p.m. ET


Find A Station
Syndication info


Social Media

In The News

Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports

The WNBA wants athletes to use their platforms to speak out on social and political issues. Or does it? Bill and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce look at the league's contradictory actions. Plus, Deflategate is over. Where does it rank on the list of all-time silliest sports debacles?

06:14Jul 23, 2016

Bill’s Commentaries

Featured Books