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'Afternoon Shift' #208: Minnie Minoso's movie moment

Former White Sock Minnie Minoso famously said, "Baseball's been very, very good to me." Yet while the Hall of Fame has not recognized him, a local documentarian has with the help of a Kickstarter campaign. We'll hear from him and Latin group, Two for Brazil.

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  1. A lot of news to cover--good thing Tuesday's panel, WBEZ's Natalie Moore and improvisational actor Ross Bryant, are an especially dynamic duo. Together they'll help Rick tackle the latest on the right-to-work debate, the prevalence of guns in the NFL and the future of Twinkies.
  2. Protesters inside the rotunda at the state Capitol yell & protest as the controversial right-to-work bill is discussed in House.  Check out full coverage in the Detroit Free Press.
    Protesters inside the rotunda at the state Capitol yell & protest as the controversial right-to-work bill is discussed in House. Check out full coverage in the Detroit Free Press.
  3. Union Members protest #Michigan #RightToWork bill outside the Capitol. http://fxn.ws/U2XFiO
    Union Members protest #Michigan #RightToWork bill outside the Capitol. http://fxn.ws/U2XFiO
  4. Former Chicago White Sock Minnie Minoso has often said, "Baseball's been very, very good to me," over the years. And while the Hall of Fame has not yet recognized Minoso's impact on the game, local broadcast documentarian Tom Weinberg has with a new film. The Media Burn founder joins Rick Kogan for an extended chat.
  5. Minnie Minoso 1976 White Sox Opening Day spots
  6. Latin group Two for Brazil features Paulinio Garcia on vocals and guitar and Greg Fishman on saxophone and flute. The pair met when each was invited separately to play at a Getz/Gilberto tribute at the Chicago Cultural Center. Nearly 15 years later, they're still going strong. One half of the duo, the Garcia half, performs live on Afternoon Shift.
  7. Two For Brazil (Greg Fishman & Paulinho Garcia) - Live at the Jazz Showcase in Chicago
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