WBEZ | Steve Stone http://www.wbez.org/tags/steve-stone Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Broadcaster and former player Steve Stone chronicles a lifetime in baseball http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-06/broadcaster-and-former-player-steve-stone-chronicles-lifetime-baseball-8 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-July/2011-07-06/Steve Stone - AP Images.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Few rivalries match the one between Chicago’s North and South-Side baseball fans. Each summer the Crosstown Classic pits neighbor against neighbor, Cub against White Sock in a clash of titans on Chicago’s two diamonds. But one former Cy Young winner has managed to endear diehards on both sides of the fence. <a href="http://www.stevestone.com/" target="_blank">Steve Stone</a> spent time pitching and calling games for both of the city’s ball clubs. His new book, <em>Said In Stone</em>, details the intricacies of the game he loves. <em>Eight Forty-Eight’s</em> Jason Marck recently talked with Stone who says players can improve their game without picking up a bat or a ball.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><em>Music Button: Justin Roberts, "Pop Fly," from the release Pop Fly (self-released)</em></p></p> Wed, 06 Jul 2011 13:47:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-06/broadcaster-and-former-player-steve-stone-chronicles-lifetime-baseball-8