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Historian Jules Tygiel

He gained recognition and criticalacclaim for his first book on baseball history Baseballs Great Experiment: Jackie Robinson and His Legacy. Now in his newly released sequel Past Time: Baseball as History (Oxford University Press), he examines the relationship between baseball and American society over thepast 150 years. He gives his thoughts on baseball history and this years World Series. He is a Professor of History at San Francisco State University.

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