This is a nice short film on Oakland Athletics farmhand Eric Sogard. In the documentary Sogard talks about growing up with a love for baseball, the importance of his family. and chasing his big league dream.
The SNY Network will air a documentary on the New York Mets Short-A New York Penn League team the Brooklyn Cyclones on Wednesday. The film offers a look at the inner workings of the franchise, its players, and documents the rehab visit of Mets star Jose Reyes. You can watch the trailer below. The SNY network is available on Direct TV channel 639 and on AT&T U-Verse channel 704.
This is a pretty fascinating interview. Filmmaker Jay Shapiro recently completed a documentary on Little League baseball in Uganda (see the trailer below). During the filming of the movie “Opposite Field”, Shapiro spent the better part of three years living in Africa. In the story, Shapiro talks about getting started on the project, his time in Africa, and the bonds he formed with those whom he filmed.