Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This program is part of a series that features the lives and careers of some of the greatest figures in sports history. This episode, hosted by Johnny Bench, presents stories of some of the 20th century's superstars from a variety of sports fields. The subjects range from baseball's Cy Young and Babe Ruth, to football's Johnny Unitas and Walter Payton. The feats of forgotten heroes, such as "Little Mo" and Patty Berg, share the stage with well-known stars, such as Arnold Palmer and Hank Aaron. Archival film clips, photographs, and interviews with fellow players, coaches, fans, friends, and family are used to relive the achievements of the past century's greatest sports legends.