The Long Home Run is a documentary that aired on ESPNU, narrated by Kevin Costner, and tells the story of the unique connection between Omaha, Nebraska and the NCAA’s College World Series, an event the city has hosted for more than 60 years.
The Long Home Run Omaha and the College World Series (2010) Documentary | TV Movie 3 June 2010
Director: Dave MeyerWriter: Dave MeyerSummary: Omaha and the College World Series are synonymous. Their relationship is like no other in sports, nurtured and embraced for more than 60 years. The Long Home Run is a full-length video celebration of the places, people and purity of the game. We hear from the fans, players, coaches, and those behind the scenes who make it all happen. We revel in the history of Rosenblatt, the neighborhood around it, and the characters that bring it to life… And we explore the unique bond between the city, the series and the game that always brings us out to play. The Long Home Run is a moving picture about the greatest secret in sports narrated by Kevin Costner. Featuring Texas Coach Augie Garrido and Coach Paul Mainieri of LSU.