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Bill Veek was a sports legend who made his reputation by thinking outside the box. This week Al is joined by noted author Paul Dickson who has crafted a richly detailed portrait of an American original: baseball impresario and innovator, independent spirit and unflinching advocate of racial equality, Bill Veeck. Hear ow Veek won the hearts and respect of baseball fans across America.Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 for a truly heartfelt segment of a nationl sports treasure.