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FRONTLINE; Trouble with Baseball, The

04/06/1993


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Trouble with Baseball, The
Program Number

1115

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

This documentary examines the power struggle between the owners and players for economic control of major league baseball and how the battle has led the national pastime to the brink of disaster. The program examines the struggle through the eyes of veteran catcher Carlton Fisk and his team owner, Jerry Reinsdorf of the Chicago White Sox.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Trouble with Baseball, The,” 04/06/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A43FF7EFC6E456AB80D422C9ACC77E4.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Trouble with Baseball, The.” 04/06/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A43FF7EFC6E456AB80D422C9ACC77E4>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Trouble with Baseball, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A43FF7EFC6E456AB80D422C9ACC77E4
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