Reading Baseball: Frank DeFord

Jul 28, 2017

Pete Peterson has produced essays and commentaries for WSIU Radio for more than 13 years now.

In his latest edition of Reading Baseball, Pete remembers legendary sportswriter Frank DeFord, who passed away recently after creating decades of material on NPR and other outlets.

Reading Baseball is a series of essays and commentaries by Richard "Pete" Peterson, co-author, with his son, Stephen, of "The Slide: Leyland, Bonds and the Star-Crossed Pittsburgh Pirates" and editor of "The St. Louis Baseball Reader."