If you watch the video on full screen there’s not a thing to prevent you from imagining you’re sitting right there as he tells his story. Mickey Mantle was my teen-age heart throb and it never really went away. Maybe it was that soft spoken southern drawl or maybe it was just his dang good looks. But no matter, I wasn’t the only one. Thousands became immediate fans of the shy, freckle-faced baseball player from Oklahoma. Here he tells an entertaining story about his friend, Billy Martin, that has very little to do with baseball!
- There will never be another Mickey Mantle (espn.go.com)