Documentary-style program takes you through a day in the life of a minor league baseball team, the Saint Paul Saints, where the ballplayers dream of being famous. (Episode # 1.04, 9/09/1996)
New York Yankees Manager Joe Torre was one of the team’s more colorful figures. This 95-minute, made-for-cable drama chronicles events from his extraordinary life. The tale culminates with the 1996 season during which Torre (Paul Sorvino) not only had to get the Yanks through the play-offs but also worked to find a match for his proud and ailing brother Frank so he could undergo a heart transplant. Actor, Howard Dell plays Darryl Strawberry. IMDB.com rates this movie 5.8 out of 10.0.
(first aired 10/17/1997)