Only A Game Celebrates 25 Years With Bill Littlefield

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Gary Waleik, Jennifer Loeb, Bill Littlefield and David Greene started Only A Game in 1993. (Only A Game)
Gary Waleik, Jennifer Loeb, Bill Littlefield and David Greene started Only A Game in 1993. (Only A Game)

After 25 years, Bill Littlefield is retiring as host of Only A Game. On this week's episode, Bill shares some of his favorite memories and stories from hosting the show. There's the legend of candlepin bowling, a dog named Moses and some retirement advice from Willie Mays. Join us!

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Littlefield: Retirement Advice From Willie Mays

Bill Littlefield has received many kind words on his retirement from Only A Game. But one letter stood out.

An Ode To Candlepin Bowling

1994 marked the release of Ken Burns' epic documentary series on baseball. Only A Game decided to put forth its own sports magnum opus ... on candlepin bowling.

Cooperstown Remembered … Twice

For Bill Littlefield, Cooperstown is more than just a place for baseball greats. Bill remembers two Hall of Fame visits with his father ... 27 years apart.

3 Stories: NFL Kneeling, Mets Maladies, Position Players Pitching

The Ringer's Claire McNear and Craig Calcaterra of NBC Sports join Bill Littlefield.

North Hill (And Bill Littlefield) Go To The Track

Bill Littlefield spent an afternoon at Suffolk Downs racetrack in August 2010. This week, he looks back on his company that day — members of the North Hill retirement community.

Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger lost weight over the offseason. Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce imagine Big Ben's potential with the added help of organic pajamas. Also, Daniel Poncedeleon's miraculous Major League debut. And Shaq's Shark Week snafu.

Bill Littlefield Looks Back On 25 Years Hosting Only A Game

Bill Littlefield shares some of his fondest memories from 25 years hosting Only A Game.

This program aired on July 28, 2018.



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