Two vintage WGN-TV shows, “A Look at the Sox” and “Fifty Years of Baseball Memories”, both narrated by Jack Brickhouse before the start of the 1966 season. “A Look at the Sox” is a pre-season rundown on the team at spring training in Sarasota with new manager Eddie Stanky. Features players such as Gary Peters, Tommie Agee, Pete Ward, Ken Berry, Smoky Burgess, Bill Skowron and others.
“50 Years of Baseball Memories” is a look at major league baseball from 1916-1965. Features the legendary feats of the all-time greats: Cy Young, Walter Johnson, Honus Wagner, Tris Speaker, Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Ted Williams, Joe DiMaggio, Stan Musial, Warren Spahn and many others. World Series highlights include Willie Mays’ catch, Don Larsen’s perfect game and Bill Mazeroski’s homer. Color and B&W. 52 mins.