April 11, 2011
Baseball and Jewish greatness
Speaking of baseball, I’m eagerly awaiting my review copy of Peter Miller’s “Jews and Baseball,” a documentary that I can only assume does for baseball what “The First Basket,” which I mentioned here and in my feature on the rich history of Jews in professional basketball, did for my favorite pastime.
In particular, I’m looking forward to what I’ve been told is the longest sit-down interview ever given by Sandy Koufax. Shtickball sums it up as:
More on the film here. I’ll let you know when I’ve had a chance to watch.
In the meantime, enjoy some current Jewish dominance on the diamond. Braun and Kinsler have been raking.