Museum’s Authors Series Programs Bring Latest Baseball Stories to Cooperstown
Lectures, Book Signings Held Throughout the Summer at Hall of Fame’s Bullpen Theater
(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – The story of baseball is told every day at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. But this summer, some of the latest unique and inspirational stories of the National Pastime will be celebrated through the Museum’s Authors Series program.
The Hall of Fame will host 11 Authors Series events throughout the season, bringing noted baseball authors to Cooperstown for special lectures and book signings. The Authors Series programs are held in the Museum’s Bullpen Theater at 2 p.m. (except where noted) and are included with Museum admission.
Authors will discuss their work and take questions from the audience in the program, then sign copies of their books for fans. Seating in the Bullpen Theater is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
The schedule for the summer includes:
June 19 – Mookie: Life, Baseball, and the ’86 Mets, by Erik Sherman with Mookie Wilson (10:30 a.m.)
June 27 – Stars and Strikes, by Dan Epstein
July 3 – Miracle Mud & Baseball Mystery, by David Kelly
July 10 – The Impossible Dream Season, by Ray Sinibaldi
July 17 – The DiMaggios, by Thomas Clavin
July 26 – 1954, by Bill Madden
July 31 – Brooks: The Biography, by Doug Wilson
August 7 – Roberto’s Return, by Paul Ferrante
August 14 – Down to the Last Pitch, Tim Wendel
August 21 – Rally Caps, Rain Delays, and Racing Sausages, by Eric Kabakoff
August 28 – The Legend of Mickey Tussle and Sophomore Campaign, by Frank Nappi