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"Major League Bowhunter" is a show that captures the bow hunting experience in a new and comprehensive way. Jeff Danker, formerly of the show "Buckventures Outdoors", and Matt Duff, who was an MLB pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals, co-host the show. Viewers will follow the two outdoorsmen through an entire hunting season, and observe and learn from their successes and failures.

The concept behind the show is simple. Everyone who takes up the bow has his or her own style and method. By seeing others in action, hunters have an opportunity to learn new techniques and tricks that may have otherwise been unknown to them. Typical hunting shows seem like highlight reels (merely compiling footage of spectacular kills, while cutting scenes of the set-up and demoralizing misses or post-kill action) and offer little opportunity for viewers to learn. "Major League Bowhunter" differs in that it bares all. Viewers see how the hosts do everything from preparing for a hunt to reflecting on things at the end a season. Viewers are taken on a roller coaster by celebrating great kills and lamenting near misses, learning at every opportunity.

The hosts do not claim to offer expert advice on bow hunting (though they are well-seasoned), but want to offer fellow hunters another perspective and way of doing things. This is why "Major League Bowhunters" will focus less on the size of the deer and more on the story behind the hunt. By seeing every nuance and emotion of the season, any particular viewer -- whether novice or veteran -- will be able to relate and learn from Danker and Duff. This is ultimately what they hope a person will get out of the show: a (or many) nugget(s) that can be placed in any hunter's playbook and taken on the hunt leading to more successful endings.

Major League Bowhunter is a Sports, Nature, How To series that is currently running and has 9 seasons (100 episodes). The series first aired on June 30, 2011.

Major League Bowhunter is available for streaming on the Sportsman Channel website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Major League Bowhunter on demand at Amazon Prime online.

Thursday 9:30 PM et/pt on Sportsman Channel
9 Seasons, 100 Episodes
June 30, 2011
Sports, Nature, How To
Cast: Jeff Danker As Himself Matt Duff As Himself
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Major League Bowhunter Full Episode Guide

  • BA closes the distance on one of the biggest bodied mule deer bucks he's ever arrowed. After several days of chasing mule deer in NW Oklahoma, BA finally puts on a ghillie suit and perches up on the side of a hill where numerous bucks have been spotted throughout the week.

  • Duff is never one to shy away from a tough endeavor and his hunt in Kansas is no different. He is determined to hunt entirely out of Triple Creek Blinds with good buddy, Richard Blakeslee at Triple Creek Outfitters.

  • BA archery hunts in NW Missouri and has a mature buck closing the distance following a doe in late October. After releasing the arrow, an unseen limb deflects the arrow away from the intended vitals.

  • Chipper and B-Dank hunt central Kansas on a farm they've seen success on in the past. Always a Major League Bowhunter mainstay, Kansas produces year after year.

  • The now staple of Major League Bowhunter's destinations, Duff family farm doesn't disappoint. Matt's brother Andrew has a big buck within sight on their first night out. Chipper rolls into camp after Brady Duff misses a nice MS whitetail. Matt gets sick after a mishap in a cold creek and has a mature buck closing distance.

  • Chipper chases whitetail and mule deer in Nebraska, while young Tristan Danker comes in and closes the distance on his first deer. Brandon Danker's 9 year old son has crossbow in hand as he treks up and down the sandhills of western Nebraska in pursuit of a giant mule deer.

  • BA hunts early season mule deer in Central Colorado with his Mathews bow. Hunting familiar stomping grounds at KB Outdoors with Kyle Lopez, BA tries to close the distance on a big velvet buck on opening morning of the season.

  • Chipper and Matt's nephew, Andrew, bowhunt Longshot Farms in the Mississippi Delta. After Duff takes the buck of a lifetime, Chipper has his eyes set on a buck just as big, proving that proper management practices and discipline can grow big bucks anywhere.

  • BA & B-Dank are in their backyard of northwest Oklahoma trying to get within archery range of mature river bottom whitetails. No stranger to this part of the country, B-Dank hunts in early November and BA come in mid-December.

  • Chipper closes the distance, in central Kansas, for a world class deer named "Slevin". After having a couple close calls the previous season, Chip sets his sights on "Slevin" and it doesn't take long for a shot opportunity to present itself.

  • Brandon Danker hunts spot and stalk mule deer in western Nebraska. After years of trial and error getting within archery range in open country, B-Dank has his eyes on a 200'+ buck nicknamed "Spilttoon".

  • BA and B-Dank hunt their familiar stomping grounds in the great state of Kansas. BA sticks to his normal routine, hunting early season feeding patterns and B-Dank rolls in late October to try and catch a traveling buck in search of a fight.

  • Duff hunts after a world class buck in the Mississippi Delta on his family farm. After years of cultivating to grow and hold mature whitetails, Longshot Farms produces a huge palmated buck nicknamed "Moose".

  • Zach hunts Missouri and Iowa on public ground showing how creativity can lead to success. No stranger to public hunting, Zach hunts the Hawkeye state with numerous opportunities, then moves to Missouri and uses his boat to reach less accessible areas.

  • BA Hunts travels to Kentucky for big early season whitetails. Hunting with Tad Ladd West Kentucky Whitetails in early September, brings multiple opportunities and good times in the late summer days.

  • Duff and Chipper head to the NRA Whittington Center to pursue their first elk with archery equipment. With the rut in full swing, the guys arrive to northern New Mexico to bugling in every direction.

  • Duff heads to western Nebraska in pursuit of spot and stalk mule deer. The bountiful game, in the seemingly sparse environment, provides numerous chances for Duff to put a big mule deer in the back of the truck.

  • Chipper pursues world class whitetails in a state known for just that, Iowa. Hunting Iowa has a mythical like perception for good reason, Chip hunts late October and has numerous encounters with Boone & Crockett bucks.

  • Chipper hunts in western Nebraska in the plush low lands for whitetails. Known as a spot and stalk mule deer paradise, he decides to stick to what he knows best and targets the numerous whitetails inhabiting the bottoms in between the big sandhills.