Live From MLB at Field of Dreams: Fox Sports’ Mike Davies on Balancing Television Production and Cinematic Storytelling

Tonight’s MLB at Field of Dreams will be the league’s first attempt at televising professional baseball amongst the cornfields of Iowa. At a site of one of the sports’ most beloved films, Fox Sports is combining high-tech production tools with the sophisticated art of storytelling.

In Dyersville, IA, Mike Davies, SVP, technical and field operations, Fox Sports, highlights the uniqueness of preparing for this regular season contest between the New York Yankees and Chicago White Sox, the logistical challenges that come with putting on an event of this magnitude, and how cinematic techniques will be at the forefront to showcase the game’s environment.