Vintage World Series Films: Giants - 1954 (2006)

Genres - Sports & Recreation  |   Sub-Genres - Sports  |   Run Time - 36 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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The spectacular pitching and heroic hitting of the New York Giants historic four-game sweep over the Cleveland Indians is showcased in this comprehensive look at the 1954 World Series and "The Catch" that would go down in history books as a defining moment in the world of major league baseball. From the first two matches at northern Manhattan's Polo Grounds to the pulse-pounding matches at Cleveland Stadium, this officially sanctioned sports documentary shows just how Giants manager Leo "The Lip" Durocher, the ever graceful Willie Mays, and hard-hitting batter James "Dusty" Rhodes combines their remarkable talents to craft a memorable moment in time when athleticism, team work, and history all collide to give fans something much more meaningful than a simple game.

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athlete, baseball, MLB (Major League Baseball), sports, World-Series