The Yogi Berra Museum in Little Falls, NJ, will host an appearance by Steve Kettmann, author of Baseball Maverick, tomorrow (April 18) at 2 p.m. Joining Kettmann will be Sandy Alderson, the subject of the book. The program begins at 2 p.m. Cost is $30 and includes admission to the museum for you and one guest and a copy of the book. To RSVP, call 973-655-2378.
The Bergino Baseball Clubhouse (67 East 11 Street, NYC) features several writers in the weeks ahead. First up, Jennifer Ring, author of A Game of Their Own: Voices of Contemporary Women in Baseball) on Thursday, April 23. Jim Kaat, former Major League pitcher and current broadcaster will discuss If These Walls Could Talk: New York Yankees on Friday, May 8. The following Wednesday (May 13), Bill Pennington will talk about Billy Martin: Baseball’s Flawed Genius. A week later (May 20), Jeff Katz, the Mayor of Cooperstown, home to the Baseball Hall of Fame, will be on hand for Split Season: 1981. Steve Steinberg, co-author with Lyle Spatz on The Colonel and Hug, brings the busy month to a close on Thursday, May 28. Admission to all programs, which begin at 7 p.m., are free but reservations are required as the space if charming but limited. Call 212-226-7150 or email the Clubhouse to RSVP or for further information.
By the way, your Bergino host, Jay Goldberg, records all the author conversations and posts them as podcasts. You can find them here under “categories.”
Upcoming author events