Baseball

Part 2: Something Like a War

Episode 2 | 1h 44m 10s Video has closed captioning.

In 1894, a sportswriter named Byron Bancroft "Ban" Johnson takes over a struggling minor league - the Western League - and turns it into a financial success. Inning Two, Something Like a War, takes viewers through 1910 and introduces some of the game's most celebrated and colorful characters, including Ty Cobb, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson and Walter Johnson.

Aired: 03/13/20

Rating: NR

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