Posts tagged Curt Flood

HBO, SHOWTIME ARE TALKIN’ BASEBALL

HBO, SHOWTIME ARE TALKIN’ BASEBALL

On Wednesday July 13th, baseball will be heavily featured on premium cable channels HBO and Showtime. At 9PM ET HBO will run The Curious Case of Curt Flood, a documentary on the man who blazed the trail for free agency in baseball. HBO’s website has a preview here that indicates that Flood’s battle with baseball […]

THROWBACK: CURT FLOOD

THROWBACK: CURT FLOOD

Curtis Charles Flood was a centerfielder for the St. Louis  Cardinals from 1959 to 1969 who won seven Gold Gloves. He batted over .300 six  times, led the league in hits in 1964 with 211 and played all seven games in three World Series, 1964, 1967 and 1968. For all his steady production during a  […]