Click the video above to hear one of Tim Kurkjian's memorable stories in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD -- ESPN baseball analyst Tim Kurkjian paid a visit to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum Thursday.
Kurkjian helped kick off the Cubs-Cardinals rivalry exhibit. He met with fans, and signed copies of his new book "I'm Fascinated by Sacrifice Flies: Inside the Game We All Love".
The real treat of the evening -- Kurkjian went into storytelling mode, taking the stage and sharing several memorable anecdotes.