Watch Baseball: A Film by Ken Burns
- 1 Season
Whether you love the game of baseball or not this television show is a delight for the entire family. The show reminds us that the sport was once pure in the since that you some the vigor and youth of your favorite player on display and there was never any question if he had an unfair advantage over the other players because of drugs. The show takes us to the humble beginnings of the sport and shows the viewer just how wide spread and deeply rooted the game is. A past time during the civil war, both fighting sides could be seen taking a Sunday off to enjoy the sport under a bright sunny day. The rules are universal and have changed little over the years even though our country has. The show reveals how discrimination in society almost ruined the game and how the game ran concurrent with how are country grappled with the acceptance of all people in the sport as we did in society.