“The Apparition of Casey Stengel” on ESPN Sports Radio 1340 AM, 7:55 AM, Oct. 6, 2014
Hall of Fame Manager Casey Stengel appears to a small boy in Central America shortly after Don Larsen’s improbable perfect game in the 1956 World Series. Nicaraguan author Sergio Ramirez has written a poignant and bittersweet baseball story with sporting, political and historical allusions- and the alchemy of magical realism. From Ramirez’s short-story Apparition in the Brick Factory (2010).
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