There have been several variations From 1947 to 1956 and again in 1965, NBC only aired the All-Star Game (beginning in 1950) and World Series.From 1957 to 1989, the network aired the Saturday afternoon Game of the Week (or a variation of it prior to 1966, when NBC did not hold the exclusive over-the-air television rights).
Barber called the game without the benefit of a monitor and with only two cameras capturing the game.
One camera was on Barber and the other was behind the plate.
Barber had to guess from which light was on and where it pointed.
Tony Herbert's comedic thriller Speed Dating concerns a men who has inherited millions who decides he can end his lonesomeness through speed dating, a process where you meet a bunch of members of the opposite sex but only for a couple of minutes at a time.
However the man soon becomes involved in a murder mystery, and comes down with a case of amnesia.
Major League Baseball on NBC is the de facto branding for weekly broadcasts of Major League Baseball (MLB) games produced by NBC Sports, and televised on the NBC television network.Major League Baseball games first aired on the network from 1947 to 1989, when CBS acquired the broadcast television rights; games returned to the network in 1994 with coverage lasting until 2000.NBC television's relationship with Major League Baseball technically dates back to August 26, 1939.It was on that particular date that on W2XBS (an experimental television station in New York City which would ultimately become NBC's flagship station, WNBC), the first ever Major League Baseball game was televised.With Red Barber announcing, the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Cincinnati Reds played a doubleheader at Ebbets Field.The Reds won the first game 5–2 while the Dodgers won the second, 6–1.