Upside down flag and all, sports specialty channel Sportsnet will unwrap its video archives and reprise the six-game 1992 World Series baseball championship series over the holidays.
Building on the baseball buzz around the Toronto Blue Jays' chances for winning yet another World Series, Rogers will repeat coverage of the first series in which Toronto appeared, one that marked the first time in Major League Baseball history its championship was played outside the U.S..
Coverage of Game 1 begins on December 25 on Sportsnet East, Ontario, West and Pacific. The complete schedule is available online.
Jamie Campbell, host of Blue Jays Central, will provide commentary before and after each game broadcast. From the first pitch in Atlanta and the infamous “upside down flag” in Game 2, to the notorious “triple play” and Pat Borders MVP performance, fans will be able to review every moment of the Blue Jays’ historic series.
As well, encore presentations of the one-hour documentary Making History: The 1992 Toronto Blue Jays will air on Monday, Dec. 24 on Sportsnet ONE and again on Monday, Dec. 31 on Sportsnet East, Ontario, West and Pacific. The one-hour special retells the story of the Blue Jays '92 season through candid interviews with players, coaches, and notable special guests.