A Night of Baseball Greats

A Night of Baseball Greats

Fri, 08/17/2012 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Red Sox teammates Babe Ruth, Ernie Shore, Rube Foster and Del Gainer take a breather (1915-1917).

Credit: Courtesy of Library of Congress

Tune in for three documentaries celebrating the great history of America's favorite pastime. The evening begins with Rosenblatt: The Final Inning at 7 p.m., followed by Inside Fenway Park: An Icon at 100 at 8 p.m., and Signs of the Time at 9 p.m., Friday, August 17, 2012 on WXXI World (DT21.2/cable 524).

Rosenblatt: The Final Inning - For over half a century, college baseball teams from across the country have dreamt of finishing their season at Omaha's Rosenblatt Stadium. 

Inside Fenway Park: An Icon at 100 preview - Celebrate the centennial of Fenway Park, one of Boston’s most popular attractions and a landmark for baseball fans everywhere.

Signs of the Time - This film that reveals the myth and mystery behind one of the greatest innovations of baseball – umpire hand signals.

Please note that the dates and times presented in these trailers differ from our local broadcast schedule.