The Orb 73: Refreshed and Mildly Entertained / by Trek fm

In the Cards Commentary.

Just before it all hit the fan, station Deep Space 9 played host to an auction that gave birth to a wild chase for a rare baseball card. It's a unique story within Star Trek that flips the usual format on its head by relegating the serious elements to the B-story whilst focusing primarily on what many might consider the frivilous—a vintage mint-condition 1951 Willie Mays rookie baseball card.

In this episode of The Orb hosts Christopher Jones and Matthew Rushing bring you a commentary for "In the Cards" as they explore the dynamic between Jake and Nog, the rare glimpse of respect for Sisko shown by Kai Winn, the critical sixth-season story elements that are being set up in the background, and speculate on just what happens when you climb inside Dr. Elias Giger's cellular regeneration and entertainment chamber.

Running Time: 1 hour 3 minutes 23 seconds


Christopher Jones and Matthew Rushing


Editor and Producer

Christopher Jones


Associate Producers

Norman C. Lao, Ruth Ward, and Lisa Stevens



Commentary Start (4:53)
Closing (52:54)


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