About

Veteran catcher Crash Davis is brought to the minor league Durham Bulls to help their up and coming pitching prospect, "Nuke" Laloosh. Their relationship gets off to a rocky start and is further complicated when baseball groupie Annie Savoy sets her sights on the two men.

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Directed by

Ron Shelton

Written by

Ron Shelton (Writer)

Runtime

108 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Romance is a lot like baseball. It's not whether you win or lose. It's how you play the game.

Cast

Keywords

sport jealousy love triangle baseball age difference minor leagues trainer stadium sports team flirt poem pitcher home run

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Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#97 on AFI's 100 years...100 laughs AFI

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen