1919 "Black Sox" World Series Fix

Historian David Pietrusza discussed the 1919 World Series fix by members of the Chicago White Sox in what came to be known as the “Black Sox” scandal. He talked about… read more

Historian David Pietrusza discussed the 1919 World Series fix by members of the Chicago White Sox in what came to be known as the “Black Sox” scandal. He talked about how book and film portrayals of the fix shaped public perceptions of what happened. He is the author of two books on the subject: “Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius who Fixed the 1919 World Series” and “Judge and Jury: The Life and Times of Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis” about baseball’s first commissioner. close

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1919 "Black Sox" World Series Fix

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Program ID:
465229-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cooperstown, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 27, 2019 | 4:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Nov 12, 2019 | 6:50am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Oct 26, 2019 | 10:27pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 27, 2019 | 4:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 10, 2019 | 2:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 11, 2019 | 12:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 11, 2019 | 6:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 12, 2019 | 12:20am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 12, 2019 | 6:50am EST | C-SPAN 3
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