Baseball
Jul 04, 2014
Inspired by an essay by Mike Barnicle: Robert Redford narrates Fourth of July baseball special ‘The Glove’

Inspired by an essay by Mike Barnicle: Robert Redford Narrates Fourth of July Baseball Special 'The Glove'

“The Natural” star celebrates the Independence Day holiday with America’s pastime in a two-minute feature running during ESPN’s baseball doubleheader on Friday. Robert Redford played a baseball pitcher in the 1984 classic The Natural, and he has returned to the baseball field to narrate a new special to commemorate the 4th of July holiday. The Oscar winner read an excerpt from an essay penned by MSNBC’s Mike Barnicle that will run today during ESPN’s 4th of July major league baseball doubleheader. Produced by Mike’s sons Nick Barnicle, Colin Barnicle and colleague Jeff Siegel.

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