Sam leaps into Lester “Doc” Fuller, a minor league baseball player already well into his career. Al believes that Sam is there to help Doc get into the major leagues by impressing a scout at an important game, but this will mean betraying Chucky Myerwich, an angry young player that Sam has befriended. Over Al’s objections, Sam does what he can to help Chucky improve his future, both by letting him pitch the critical game and helping him restore his relationship with his father. Sam is ultimately able to help both Chucky and Doc to a better future by trusting his instincts.Continue reading Quantum Leap – Play Ball [4.2]
Sam becomes Cam Wilson, an awkward teenager whose sister Cheryl is about to marry the attractive but abusive Bob Thompson. Sam must figure out how to help his sister see the truth about her fiancé. In the end, he gets Bob to blow his cool by winning his car in a street race, using modern means to boost his own speed. When Bob blows his cool, Cheryl dumps him and pursues her calling in the Peace Corp. Sam meanwhile, helps Cam begin a romance with his friend Jill.
Written by Paul Brown. Directed by Alan J. Levi.Continue reading Quantum Leap – Camikazi Kid [1.7]