Conversations with WWII Players
August 21, 2019
This week I had the pleasure of speaking with Val Raymond Heim, 98, who played for the Chicago White Sox in 1942, leaving at the end of the season to...
May 29, 2019
By Nate Reuckert
He was signed by the Philadelphia Athletics at the age of 19 as a catcher and played 6 games that year under a manager by the name of Connie Mack. Ma...
May 27, 2019
May 2, 2019
Had a great conversation with "Whiz Kid," Bob Miller, about the days of "Nighters." The Saturday Evening Post was the perfect spot to run the story b...
April 27, 2019
If you are searching for military records on a family member of friend, contact Lori Berdak Miller, with Redbird Research LLC. Lori is professional g...
March 20, 2019
I had an opportunity to speak with Bob Miller, one of two surviving members of the "Whiz Kids," the rookie Phillies team that unexpectedly made it to...
March 16, 2019
Today there are fewer than 40 surviving major-league WWII veterans. Over the past year I have had the opportunity to meet players including Dodgers...
January 20, 2019
Courtesy Del Monte PF School, Jan Sanders
January 12, 2019
January 1, 2019
First off, I certainly did not expect this book make its way into the hands of thousands of readers and appreciate the support of the people who have...