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Inside Life in the Minor Leagues

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Inside Life in the Minor Leagues

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Every minor league baseball player has a dream of making it to the big leagues. A new reality show follows six players as they struggle to make a living in triple-A ball. Guests from the Tucson Sidewinders offer a sneak peek at what life is like for minor league ball players.

Rick Parr, general manager, Tucson Sidewinders

Bill Murphy, pitcher, Tuscon Sidewinders