The pressure from fans is being felt everywhere - from players to coaches and even the CEO.
Players are also donating ticket sales from their first home game to help the cause.
Kyle Glogoski is the latest Kiwi with a shot at The Show after signing with the Phillies.
Mahaki Pomare-Rakena was invited to some of the most prestigious clubs in Brazil.
The 21-year-old is a force to be reckoned with and has been confirmed to compete at next year's games in the Gold Coast.
Donny Singe won two NRL titles with Manly as their trainer - now he's looking to go even bigger.
NRL star Hurrell took his teammates on an unscheduled tour of their families' home villages.
Vunipola's father thought Mako would be an All Black, but now he's the man trying to take them down.
Pacific players have returned from club rugby for pride instead of pay this Friday.