Mr. 3000 (2004)

I don’t think anyone in their wildest dreams could have pictured Bernie Mac playing Major League Baseball. In Mr. 3000 the comedy puts down the mic stand and picks up a baseball en route to a Hall of Fame career, that is until he finds out all 3000 of his hits don’t count. Mid aged … More Mr. 3000 (2004)

Mr. Baseball (1992)

Mr. Baseball is the perfect example of how athletes with big contracts and big egos sometimes push themselves over the edge and out of a job. Tom Selleck is one of the game’s best players before the New York Yankees dump him and he ends up in the best league in Japan. Traditions collide on … More Mr. Baseball (1992)

The Sandlot (1993)

It only took until August 2017 to finally watch The Sandlot…and now I really wonder what all the fuss was about. The Sandlot is that coming of age tail that probably would have worked in the 1980’s but doesn’t really sit well with me for a movie released in 1993. I liked the historical references … More The Sandlot (1993)

Major League (1988)

It all began with Major League in 1989. What some would consider the greatest baseball comedy of all-time, is really the torch-bearer for anything that followed, because up until that time there was nothing like it. In the ultimate rags to riches story, this all-star cast really go through the ups and downs of a … More Major League (1988)

Home Run (2013)

release date: 19 April 2013 (Canada) run time: 113 mins rated: PG considered: Drama, Sport director: David Boyd starring: Scott Elrod, Dorian Brown, Charles Henry Wyson, James Devoti, Nicole Leigh, Juan Martinez, Drew Waters, Robert Peters, Vivica A. Fox, Johnny Baker, Billy Brazelton, Bob Carpenter, Victor Cruz, J. Alan Davidson, Gabe Davis movie summary: Home Run … More Home Run (2013)

The Natural (1984)

run time: 138 mins rated: PG considered: Drama, Sports director: Barry Levinson starring: Robert Redford, Robert Duvall, Glenn Close, Kim Basinger, Wilford Brimley, Barbara Hershey, Robert Prosky, Richard Farnsworth, Joe Don Baker, John Finnegan, Alan Fudge, Paul Sullivan Jr., Rachel Hall, Robert Rich III, Michael Madsen movie summary: The majority of little boys in America … More The Natural (1984)

Trouble with the Curve (2012)

run time: 111 mins rated: PG considered: Drama, Sport director: Robert Lorenz starring: Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Matthew Lillard, Robert Patrick, Scott Eastwood, Bob Gunton, George Wyner, Chelcie Ross, Raymond Anthony Thomas movie summary: A professional baseball scout has an extremely tough job, they attend many high school and college games … More Trouble with the Curve (2012)