Hill Street Blues/Life in the Minors

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Life in the Minors
Season 3, Episode 18
Airdate February 24, 1983
Production Number 2420
Teleplay by Michael Wagner,
David Milch,
Karen Hall
Story by Steven Bochco,
Anthony Yerkovich,
Jeffrey Lewis
Directed by Jeff Bleckner
Produced by Scott Brazil &
David Anspaugh
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Life in the Minors is the eighteenth episode of the third season of Hill Street Blues, and the fifty-third episode overall.

Starring: Daniel J. Travanti (Captain Frank Furillo), Michael Conrad (Sgt. Phil Esterhaus), Michael Warren (Officer Bobby Hill), Bruce Weitz (Sergeant Mick Belker), James B. Sikking (Lieutenant Howard Hunter), Joe Spano (Lt. Henry Goldblume), Barbara Bosson (Fay Furillo), Taurean Blacque (Detective Neal Washington), Kiel Martin (Detective J.D. LaRue), René Enriquez (Lieutenant Ray Calletano), Betty Thomas (Officer Lucille Bates), Ed Marinaro (Officer Joe Coffey)

Charles Haid (Officer Andy Renko)

and Veronica Hamel (Joyce Davenport)

Guest Starring: Ron Silver (Sam Weiser), Terry Kiser (Vic Hitler), Robin Gammell (Douglas Comstock), Pat Corley (Wally Nydorf), Ally Sheedy (Kristen), Gregory Sierra (ADA Alvarez), Lisa Sutton (Robin Tattaglia)

Also Starring: Dennis Burkley (Sonny Crockett), Ketty Lester (Mrs. Tatum), Lionel Smith (Macio Dundee)

Co-Starring: Arthur Taxier (I.A.D. Lieutenant Jim Shipman), Bob Delegall (I.A.D. Munson), Stack Pierce (Rev. Banks), Marco Rodriguez (Addict), Robert Hirschfeld (Leo Schnitz), Bill Randolph (Dennis Kenny), Pucci Jhones (Hooker), Doug Rowe (Blind Con Man), Peggy Blow (Justine Tatum)


Plot Overview

Coroner Nydorf offers to fix things when Coffey is accused of killing a prisoner in custody; LaRue develops another scheme to make money out of a comic named Vic Hitler; Joyce decides her future.


Arc Advancement





The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments