CSN to air new, half-hour, behind-the-scenes special recapping Hall of Famer Frank Thomas' memorable weekend in Cooperstown

CSN to air new, half-hour, behind-the-scenes special recapping Hall of Famer Frank Thomas' memorable weekend in Cooperstown
August 12, 2014, 11:30 am
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 “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.