“Frank Thomas – Class of 2014” to premiere Saturday, August 16 at 9:30 PM CT
Additional Cooperstown HOF weekend coverage available on CSNChicago.com
Chicago, IL (August 12, 2014) – With one of the greatest hitters in baseball history now officially inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, Comcast SportsNet will provide viewers with a brand new half-hour special entitled Frank Thomas – Class of 2014, an exclusive, behind-the-scenes recap of “The Big Hurt’s” recent memorable weekend in Cooperstown, NY.
Hosted by Comcast SportsNet’s White Sox Pregame/Postgame Live host Chuck Garfien,Frank Thomas – Class of 2014 premieres Saturday, August 16 at 9:30 PM CT, immediately following White Sox Postgame Live. CSN will also re-air this special on Saturday, August 23 at 9:00 PM and on Wednesday, August 27 at 12:30 PM.
Among the highlights from Comcast SportsNet’s Frank Thomas – Class of 2014 special include…
- Exclusive, one-on-one interview with Thomas the day before his memorable Hall of Fame speech
- One-on-one interview with White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf
- Interviews with former White Sox teammates Jermaine Dye and Aaron Rowand, who made the journey to Cooperstown to witness Thomas’ induction, along with interviews with Thomas’ family
- Interviews with Hall of Famers Bert Blyleven, Wade Boggs, George Brett and Dave Winfield, who provide their thoughts on Thomas’ impact on the game
- Excerpts from Thomas’ emotional Hall of Fame speech
- Official installation of Thomas’ plaque onto the walls of the Hall of Fame
In addition, fans can visit CSNChicago.com for additional Frank Thomas Hall of Fame induction coverage 24/7. Plus – from a social media standpoint, fans can also share their thoughts and comments by utilizing the Twitter hashtag #BigHurtHOF leading up to and during Saturday’s premiere of Frank Thomas – Class of 2014.