He's also the lens through which three filmmakers have been examining the baseball pipeline in the Dominican Republic. Sano is one of the players in "Ballplayer: Pelotero," (out on DVD) the 2012 documentary that began following him at age 15. Now, the filmmakers behind "Pelotero" want to continue telling his story. Thus, Jon Paley, Ross Finkel and Trevor Martin began a Kickstarter campaign with the goal of raising $25,000 to partially fund the sequel, "The Miguel Sano Story."
Here's their "please help us" video:
The good news is their Kickstarter is almost kicked and starter. As of this writing, it was less than $1,000 from being funded, with 20 days lefts to go. For those of you unfamiliar with the ways of Kickstarter, that's a quality showing. This tells us people are interested in Sano's story and they don't mind kicking in a few bucks to help it along.Read More »from Help three filmmakers document the rise of Minnesota Twins top prospect Miguel Sano