Hear author Jim Leeke’s recent interview about Nine Innings for the King on After the Score. He spoke with host Thomas Bradley on WOSU (89.7) about the historic July 4 baseball game in wartime London. Attending that game were King George, Queen Mary, several other members of the royal family, and various nobles, officers and VIPs—including Winston Churchill!
Learn about several of the army and navy players in the game, and how the Anglo-American Baseball League laid out the diamond on the pitch at Stamford Bridge, still home of the Chelsea FC.
To listen now, click here. Jim’s segment starts at the 12:45 mark.