The Sideshow, a film by Ryan McCord featuring Steve Mortimer

From spring training in Florida through an entire professional season in Fargo, filmmaker Ryan McCord shadows minor league personality Steve Mortimer, 27, in his last ditch effort at making it to the Big Leagues.

This portrait gives the audience a truly intimate and unparalleled view of professional baseball-a timeless subculture essential to the embodiment of the American spirit.

Enjoy part 1 here: