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REAL DRAMA. ON AND OFF THE FIELD.
THE FRANCHISE: A SEASON WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS PREMIERES JULY 13TH AT 10PM ET/PT ON SHOWTIME
NEW YORK, NY (June 17, 2011) – SHOWTIME presents THE FRANCHISE: A SEASON WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS, an MLB Productions Original Series. This new docu-series follows the 2010 World Series champions as they defend their title in 2011. With unprecedented access to Giants players, their families, coaches and team personnel, this series provides a candid look at the struggles, relationships and day-to-day lives of Major League Baseball players. It’s an up close and personal journey from the off-season to Spring Training, the All-Star Game and beyond.
Don’t miss this chronicle of America’s favorite pastime as never before documented — THE FRANCHISE: A SEASON WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS, premiering Wednesday, July 13 AT 10PM ET/PT, only on SHOWTIME