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This edition: Jimmy Breslin, author, "Branch Rickey"

Episode Details

Original tape date: April 5, 2011.

Doug is joined by author, columnist and frequent CUNY TV guest Jimmy Breslin. Mr. Breslin has worked at almost every major newspaper in New York City, including the “Long Island Press,” the “New York Journal American,” the “New York Post,” the “New York Herald Tribune,” the “New York Daily News,” “New York Newsday,” and “Newsday.” His latest book, “Branch Rickey,” is a mini-biography of the baseball manager and executive who reformed competitive sports by bringing Jackie Robinson to the Dodgers and breaking baseball's color barrier.

Guest List

Jimmy Breslin Author/Journalist

Prof. Douglas Muzzio Political Analyst, CUNY TV, Professor, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College/CUNY