Last Episode01x05 Spectator Interference Aired: Nov. 06, 2004
When an efficiency expert determines Lou is no longer needed, a more capable equipment manager is hired. But the the bat boys unite in an attempt …
Series Fun Facts
- Many series regulars never shared scenes together. Kirsten Storms never worked with John Ortiz or Christopher Lloyd. 'Dan Byrd' never worked with Dean Cain, JD Pardo, or Christopher Lloyd.
- Notable guest stars in episodes that never aired on CBS included Charles S. Dutton, Joanna Cassidy, Kat Dennings, Michael T. Weiss, Diana Maria Riva, Roger Aaron Brown, and Billy Dee Williams.
- After reading the pilot script The Major League Baseball Corporation and The New York Yankees team declined a request for a cooperative licensing arrangement that would have allowed the…
[show]After reading the pilot script The Major League Baseball Corporation and The New York Yankees team declined a request for a cooperative licensing arrangement that would have allowed the series to use established team names and locations. "There were particular elements we weren't comfortable being associated with," MLB spokesman Carmine Tiso said. This necessitated the creation of fictional leagues, teams, and stadiums. The show was also forced after filming the pilot to quickly abandon the pinstripes on the Empire uniforms as they were too similar to the Yankees. The pinstripes were even digitally erased from promos for the series premiere.