Author Jim Gast appeared on a recent edition of Yahoo! Sports Stadiums USA Radio show. You can hear the full interview here. Host Bill Hazen talked to Jim about the many innovations of the Astrodome, including the advent of luxury suites, exploding scoreboards, and the iconic venue’s role in southern desegregation.
Stadiums USA is a weekly radio program that features in-depth conversation focusing on the popular venues of all sports, from the pros to minor leagues to colleges. The program examines the latest news in stadium design, renovations, and stadium connections to their communities. Host Bill Hazen talks with athletes, coaches, authors and newsmakers who share their experiences and connections to the most storied structures and stadiums in all of sports.