Publisher: Symphony Space Compilations
Date: April 2006
Duration: 2 hours 50 minutes
More than three hours of some of the greatest short stories of all time, brought to life by distinguished stage and screen actors.
Roger Angell and A. Bartlett Giamatti's "Play by Play," John Updike's "Hub Fans Bid Kid Adieu" read by Jack Davidson, Rolfe Humphries' "Polo Grounds" read by Fritz Weaver, Robert Francis' "Pitcher" and "Base Stealer" read by Arthur French, Robert Fitzgerald's "Cobb Would Have Caught It" read by Jonathan Hadary, Roger Angell's "Game Six" read by the author, Yusef Komunyakaa's "Glory" read by Isaiah Sheffer, W.P. Kinsella's "The Thrill of the Grass" read by John Shea, Ken Kalfus' "The Joy and Melancholy Baseball Trivia Quiz" read by Jack Davidson, T.C. Boyle's "The Hector Quesadilla Story" read by Jerry Zaks, A. Bartlett Giamatti's "The Green Fields of the Mind" read by the author
Presented by Selected Shorts