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Major League Baseball Productions

Overview
Works: 500 works in 583 publications in 2 languages and 6,570 library holdings
Genres: Sports films  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Humor  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Historical films  Comedy films  Biography 
Classifications: GV878.4, 796.357646
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Most widely held works by Major League Baseball Productions
Pride and perseverance : the story of the Negro Leagues( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Negro Leagues is often a forgotten part of baseball history, and despite its popularity and wealth of talent was not well documented. The film sheds light on this period and shows how it laid the groundwork for today's African-American players in Major League Baseball. Includes footage from the 1920s through the 1950s
MLB bloopers doubleheader( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captured are Major League Baseball's funniest bleeps, blops, and blunderful bloopers! This collection of the greatest fan-favorite follies will tickle the funny-bone with highlights of hilarity. From the lost-in-the sun pop flies to mischievous victory pies, the major league merriment overflows. Now baseball fans can play not one but two of the most popular MLB Bloopers titles
Letters from Jackie : the private thoughts of Jackie Robinson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film explores Jackie's deepest motivations as he solidifies his role in the civil rights movement after his days as a trailblazing baseball player. The film uses unedited and uncensored letters written by Jackie to iconic figures such as Martin Luther King, Jr. and President Eisenhower. Interviews with his daughter, Sharon Robinson; his pen pal, Ron Rabinovitz; historian Joe Dorinson; and an array of MLB players paint a vivid picture of this complex and inspirational man
100 years of Wrigley Field, 1914-2014( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates a century of the greatest moments, best personalities, and long-held traditions of the ballpark on Chicago's North Side
100 years of the World series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles the landmark moments from every era in World Series history" using interviews with players, managers, writers and broadcasters, with digitally restored film from the Major League Baseball Productions archives
The World Series : history of the Fall Classic( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archival footage and more than 100 interviews with players, managers, writers, broadcasters, and historians
Four days in October( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the night of October 16, 2004 came to a merciful end, the Curse of the Bambino was alive and well. The New York Yankees, led by A-Rod, Jeter, and Sheffield, had just extended their ALCS lead to 3 games to none over the Boston Red Sox, and seemed on course to yet another trip to the World Series. But the cold October winds of change began to blow. Over 4 consecutive days and nights, this determined Red Sox team miraculously won 4 straight games to overcome their destiny
Super duper baseball bloopers( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following in a magazine format, the film presents a compilation of "bloopers" from various professional games
MLB bloopers : baseball's best blunders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a collection of America's national pastime at its funniest. You'll see the game's finest athletes brought to their knees by gravity, brain locks, killer kittens and anything else that can disrupt the symmetry of the game
Faith rewarded : the historic season of the 2004 Boston Red Sox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through exciting game highlights and player interviews, experience this record-breaking World Series Championship that was, in fact, 86 years in the making
The 2005 World Series film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 2005 World Series, the Chicago White Sox became the latest long-suffering team to celebrate a championship for the first time since World War I, beating the Houston Astros in a four-game sweep. Houston, which finally won a pennant for the first time since it joined the National League in 1962, became the first team swept in its Series debut. While the Windy City celebrated the White Sox--who hadn't won a Series since 1917 and hadn't played in one since 1959--fans didn't get to enjoy a single celebration in person, as the division title and all three rounds of the postseason were won on the road, a baseball first. No longer will the White Sox be remembered for Shoeless Joe Jackson's Black Sox, who threw the 1919 Series against Cincinnati, but rather as champions -- improbable as that might seem
Derek Jeter's 3000th hit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a picture-perfect afternoon, Derek Jeter carved his name in the record books. Jeter stroked hit #3,000 with a solo home run
Major League Baseball memorable moments( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major League Baseball Memorable Moments reads like an honor roll of sports greatness. Every event, every player, linked together by history, legend, and the drama of each glorious moment. Some footage will be seen for the first time, some stories told as never before. Some facts simply will not be believed
MLB 25 : greatest postseason home runs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the biggest stars to the 25th man on the roster, these heroes have electrified baseball fans with a blast into the seats. This thrilling film covers an entire century of postseason heroics. Relive Carlton Fisk waving the ball into fair territory, Reggie Jackson launching three home runs to clinch the 1977 World Series, Kirk Gibson willing the ball over the fence against one of the best closers in the game, Albert Pujols temporarily derailing high hopes in Houston, and many more
Brothers in exile( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the remarkable story of Cubans Livan and Orlando 'El Duque' Hernandez, who risked their lives to get off the island, and eventually went on to world championship success in Major League Baseball in the United States
Baseball, funny side up!( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a laughing, loving look at the lighter side of our national pastime
Sox pride : the story of the 2005 World Champion Chicago White Sox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the incredible journey of the Chicago White Sox in 2005 winning the World Series Champions for the first time in 88 years
Major League Baseball all century team( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Features never-before-seen vintage game footage, exclusive interviews and compelling stories about the greatest players of the 20th century ... honors the greatness of these all-time heroes through their own teamates, their opponents, even through their own recollections."--Container
Yankee Stadium : baseball's cathedral : opening day 1923 - opening day 2008( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the 85-year story of this extraordinary American landmark that has proudly worn the moniker, "The House That Ruth Built." Includes both colorful photographs and firsthand accounts from many contributors and black and white footage from years past
 
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