This tape features footage of the '69 Chicago Cubs and New York Mets teams at "Dream Game '86." The tape also features archival footage of Cubs Manager Leo Durocher (1905-1991) and Oakland Athletics President Charles O. Finley (1918-1996).
00:00Copy video clip URL This tape begins with broadcast footage from the Old Timer’s Game. Shortly afterward, there is classic footage of the 1969 New York Mets and their fans, followed by a few short clips of the 1970 Chicago Cubs during spring training. Also, there are a few random shots of a ferret. Most of these clips do not have audio.
02:20Copy video clip URL Color bars and tone.
02:50Copy video clip URL Archival footage of Leo Durocher and his wife, Lorraine Day. There are a few narrated short clips of Durocher; in one, Durocher disputes a play during a game against the New York Yankees. The audio cuts in and out.
04:58Copy video clip URL Cut to similar narrated footage of the Oakland Athletics president Charles O. Finley conducting business via telephone during a baseball game. There is also a short interview with Finley, followed by newer footage of pigs entering a pen (that was probably taped over).
06:26Copy video clip URL Tape ends.