Ron Taylor: Dr. Baseball

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Program: Best of the Fest 2016, SDFF 2016

“Ron Taylor: Dr. Baseball” is the story of an 11-year major League pitcher who, after winning two world championships with the 1964 St. Louis Cardinals and the 1969 Miracle Mets, embarked on a USO tour through Vietnam that would change his life. After visiting field hospitals, Ron devoted the rest of his life to medicine, eventually becoming the team physician for the Toronto Blue Jays. Through interviews with former teammates and friends, his two sons uncover the course of their father’s life.

Runtime: 17 minutes
Origin: Canada