MLB Network to Air Second Episode of MLB Productions’ “I Breathe Baseball” on Sunday, October 4 at 9:30 P.M. ET
MLB Network will televise the second episode of I Breathe Baseball, a two-part documentary series from MLB Productions featuring actor and New York native Nick Turturro (“NYPD Blue,” “The Longest Yard,” “I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry”) and his fanaticism for the New York Yankees on Sunday, October 4 at 9:30 p.m. ET. In this episode, the cameras travel to Yankee Stadium as Turturro and his older brother and fellow actor John Turturro, join forces to cheer on the Pinstripes. This episode also includes a one-on-one stickball game between Turturro and Yankee’s Outfielder Johnny Damon. Attached is a clip from the second episode.
Prior to this episode, MLB Network will re-air the first episode of “I Breathe Baseball” in its entirety at 9:00 p.m. ET. The first episode follows Turturro inside his home in Tarzana, California, where he keeps a shrine to the Yankees and at Dodger Stadium where he takes batting practice and chats with Dodgers manager Joe Torre.
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About MLB Productions
Major League Baseball Productions is the Emmy® award-winning television and video production division of Major League Baseball and the official video archivists of the game. With unparalleled access to the Clubs and their players, Major League Baseball Productions produces original programming for growing audiences worldwide through its network specials, exclusive home videos, commercials and other specialty programming. For more information on Major League Baseball Productions, log on to www.MLBProductions.com.
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