Morris Buttermaker is an alcoholic pest removal worker and for a very short period of time a former professional baseball player, is recruited to coach and train a failing baseball team. All of these twelve-year-olds have been thrown out of the league. After losing every game they have played in so far, the kids force the coach to straighten up and teach them how to win before the season is over.
Baseball players -- United States -- Fiction.
Little League baseball -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Kinnear, Greg, 1963-
Lancaster, Bill (Screenwriter), screenwriter.
Linklater, Richard, 1960- film director, film producer.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, publisher.
Shearmur, Edward, composer.
Stoffers, Rogier, director of photography.
Thornton, Billy Bob, actor.