Bobby Norfolk http://news.stlpublicradio.org en History, comedy, and baseball meet in Bobby Norfolk's "Shadowball" http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/history-comedy-and-baseball-meet-bobby-norfolks-shadowball <p>Bobby Norfolk was driving somewhere in 2009 when <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/fresh-air/">NPR's Fresh Air </a>stopped him in his tracks. &nbsp;He remembers the <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=105037269">interview&nbsp;with author Larry Tye</a><a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=105037269">&nbsp;</a>as "the most compelling hour of listening" he's ever experienced. Tye's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.larrytye.com/">biography of Negro League pitcher Satchel Paige </a>started Norfolk on a journey that's culminated in his latest one man show, <a href="http://www.folktale.com/pdf/CoolPapa.PDF"><em>&nbsp;Shadowball: The Negro Baseball Leagues.</em></a></p><p> Wed, 15 Dec 2010 21:56:40 +0000 Libby Franklin 128 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org History, comedy, and baseball meet in Bobby Norfolk's "Shadowball"