SEATTLE — Mariners fans looking for a fix during Major League Baseball’s shutdown will get a boost on Friday when MLB Network features a series of shows related to the team’s 1995 season and playoff run.
The day will kick off at 7 a.m. PT with a showing of the Network’s outstanding documentary on the ’95 season, "The 1995 Mariners, Saving Baseball in Seattle," which is narrated by Seattle native and Grammy-award winning artist Macklemore and features interviews with all the prominent figures involved in the club’s historic playoff push. That documentary will be replayed at 9:30 a.m., 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. PT.
The deciding Game 5 of the ’95 American League Division Series — capped by Edgar Martinez’s game-winning double — will be shown at 11:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. PT.
Additionally, MLB Network will air a breakdown of that ALDS Game 5 as part of its “MLB’s 20 Greatest Games” series at 8 a.m. PT in a show hosted by Bob Costas and Tom Verducci, which will be replayed at 5 p.m. PT.