|←||L&O, Episode 14.21||→|
|Production number: E4317|
First aired: 21 April 2004
| Teleplay By|
David Nahmod & Michael S. Chernuchin
A fan who caught a foul ball in a playoff game is killed by an ex-con who previously served 20 years for a crime he didn't commit.
- Jerry Orbach as Detective Lennie Briscoe
- Jesse L. Martin as Detective Ed Green
- S. Epatha Merkerson as Lieutenant Anita Van Buren
- Sam Waterston as Executive A.D.A. Jack McCoy
- Elisabeth Röhm as A.D.A. Serena Southerlyn
- Fred Dalton Thompson as D.A. Arthur Branch
- Giancarlo Esposito as Defense Attorney Rodney Fallon
- Carolyn McCormick as Dr. Elizabeth Olivet
- Marylou Mellace as Judge Antonia Mellon
- Fran Lebowitz as Judge Janice Goldberg
- David Little as Judge Michael Schneider
- Abigail Lopez as C.S.U. Technician Lisa Santoro
- Angel Desai as M.E. Judy Waxman
- David Warshofsky as Walter Grimes
- John Michael Bolger as Detective Kenny Daniels
- Ken Cheeseman as Agent Jeffrey Bowerman
- Ira Hawkins as Detective Adams
- Yvonne Jung as Melissa Donner
- Jerry Jaffe as Mandelbaum
- Al DeChristo as Detective Johnson
- Kevin Karrick as Ted Enwright
- Joseph Tudisco as James Rooney
- Don Puglisi as Ted
- John Penwarden as Bob
- Vincent Gerrard as Desk Clerk
- Joanie Ellen as Lucia
- Joseph A. Halsey as Bill
- Joe Bacino as Superintendent
- Rick Johnson as Court Officer
- Angela Frye as Legal Assistant (uncredited)
- Lisa Santoro: You're telling me, this guy got killed because he reached for a foul ball?
- Lennie Briscoe: And the suspect list is the Greater New York phone book.
- Ed Green: I never thought I'd hear myself say this, but I'm actually starting to feel real sorry for this dude...
- Lennie Briscoe: Hey, we were one out away from the World Series!
Background information and notes
This episode was inspired by the Steve Bartman incident during the 2003 National League Championship Series between the Chicago Cubs & Florida Marlins (Game 6, 8th inning.)
Episode scene cards
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