These segments are some of the best from the library. I did not produce them, except for 1983 AL Playoffs and Pete Rose Brain Teasers. I just want to share the fun.
In September of 1980, a PBS station was producing a documentary on the life of an umpire. They captured the greatest three minutes of wireless footage with umpire Tom Haller wearing the mic, without Earl Weaver’s knowledge. It is the top of the first inning when Haller calls a balk on the Oriole pitcher. 3:04
Pete loved to tell riddles and brain teasers. I interviewed him in September, 1983. Here is the pre-interview banter. 2:47
Hrabosky on Monday argued with WSB-TV reporter Knox Nunnally, who had been critical of his actions, and Hrabosky allegedly pushed the eyepiece of a camera into the eye of a WSB cameraman who refused to stop filming the argument.