List of Baseball Movies....Americas Greatest Pastime from Movies Galore

This list has any film that has a baseball theme to it. It is completely subjective. The list is in no particular order other then the Better films towards the top and the worst towards the bottom. Any other film suggestions or thoughts are always welcome. Thank you for viewing :)
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1.
The Natural (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An unknown comes out of seemingly nowhere to become a legendary player with almost divine talent. (138 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
“ Perhaps the best pure film on the list. With a classic script. Hollywood ending and a top shelf performance by Robert Redford as the unforgettable Roy Hobbs ” - MoviesGalore44
 
2.
Major League (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The new owner of the Cleveland Indians puts together a purposely horrible team so they'll lose and she can move the team. But when the plot is uncovered, they start winning just to spite her. (107 mins.)
Director: David Ward
“ Definitely my favorite baseball film to watch. It was hard to choose between Major League and The Natural. But what Major League lacks in classical film style it more then makes up for in screwball comedy as well as fantastic performances by the cast. Many MLB players have said this is by far the most realistic baseball movie regardless if it is a comedy or not ” - MoviesGalore44
 
3.
The Pride of the Yankees (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The story of the life and career of the famed baseball player, Lou Gehrig. (128 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
“ A classic story of Gary Cooper starring as Lou Gehrig ” - MoviesGalore44
 
4.
Field of Dreams (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the Chicago White Sox come. (107 mins.)
“ A heart warming baseball movie about a farmer who builds a baseball field. Everything about this movie is what makes people love baseball ” - MoviesGalore44
 
5.
Bull Durham (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A fan who has an affair with one minor-league baseball player each season meets an up-and-coming pitcher and the experienced catcher assigned to him. (108 mins.)
Director: Ron Shelton
“ An excellent tour of the life the minor leagues with a veteran catcher and a hotshot minor league pitcher !!! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
6.
The Sandlot (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog. (101 mins.)
“ Baseball in its purist form in this family comedy about kids playing sandlot ball ” - MoviesGalore44
 
7.
Eight Men Out (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series. (119 mins.)
Director: John Sayles
“ a true classic in this story of the Chicago White Sox scandal ” - MoviesGalore44
 
8.
61* (2001 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle race to break Babe Ruth's single-season home run record. (129 mins.)
Director: Billy Crystal
“ An excellent HBO movie following Maris and Mantle through the summer of 1961 when Maris breaks Babe Ruth's single season home run record ” - MoviesGalore44
 
9.
A League of Their Own (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry. (128 mins.)
Director: Penny Marshall
“ Regardless if its girls or guys this movie is tops on many lists of baseball films. Great story....Memorable cast and Tom Hanks is great in this movie about the girls baseball league ” - MoviesGalore44
 
10.
Bang the Drum Slowly (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of the friendship between a star pitcher, wise to the world, and a half-wit catcher, as they cope with the catcher's terminal illness through a baseball season. (96 mins.)
Director: John Hancock
“ A very underrated film starring Robbert Deniro and Mike Moriarty as a star pitcher in this excellent baseball movie ” - MoviesGalore44
 
11.
It Happens Every Spring (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A scientist discovers a formula that makes a baseball which is repelled by wood. He promptly sets out to exploit his discovery. (87 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
“ A classic must see movie !!! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
12.
The Bad News Bears (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An aging, down-on-his-luck ex-minor leaguer coaches a team of misfits in an ultra-competitive California little league. (102 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
“ A hilarious classic about a hopeless group of little league players led by a grumpy coach ” - MoviesGalore44
 
13.
Damn Yankees! (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A frustrated fan of the hopeless Washington Senators makes a pact with the Devil to help the baseball team win the league pennant. (111 mins.)
 
14.
For Love of the Game (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A washed up pitcher flashes through his career. (137 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ Another great Costner film about a pitcher thinking of his life triumphs and mistakes while pitching a Perfect Game ” - MoviesGalore44
 
15.
The Rookie (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A Texas baseball coach makes the major league after agreeing to try out if his high school team made the playoffs. (127 mins.)
“ One of the best baseball movies about a guy who wants one last crack at the majors ” - MoviesGalore44
 
16.
The Naughty Nineties (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
When their captain is swindled out of his riverboat by a trio of gamblers, stage show star Abbott and his bumbling sidekick Costello must put things right. (76 mins.)
Director: Jean Yarbrough
“ By far one of the funniest films. Still funny to this date in this baseball satire film starring Abbot and Costello ” - MoviesGalore44
 
17.
Rookie of the Year (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
When an accident miraculously gives a boy an incredibly powerful pitching arm, he becomes a major league pitcher for the Chicago Cubs. (103 mins.)
Director: Daniel Stern
“ A light hearted family comedy about a kid who becomes a major league pitcher ” - MoviesGalore44
 
18.
Major League II (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
The Indians are now a World Series contender. But last year's hunger is now replaced with complacency, and bad decisions by the new owner threaten to tear the team apart. (105 mins.)
Director: David S. Ward
“ Not quite the original but still a pretty decent baseball comedy !!! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
19.
Mantle (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Documentary profiling the life and career of Mickey Mantle. Includes interviews with former teammates, family, and celebrities. (60 mins.)
Director: George Roy
“ One of the best if not saddest documentaries about the life and times of Yankee star Mickey Mantle ” - MoviesGalore44
 
20.
The Fan (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An all star baseball player becomes the unhealthy focus of a down on his luck salesman. (116 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
“ A darker side of the game is shown when an obsessed fan goes to far in this underrated film ” - MoviesGalore44
 
21.
Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The Wolves baseball team gets steamed when they find they've been inherited by one K.C. Higgins, a suspected... (93 mins.)
Director: Busby Berkeley
“ Frank Sinatra stars in this classic baseball musical ” - MoviesGalore44
 
22.
Mr. Destiny (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Unhappy Larry Burrows sees what his life could've been like, had he made that winning home run as a teenager. (110 mins.)
Director: James Orr
“ A very good movie about a guy who reminisces on how his life would have turned out had he got that big hit in little league !!! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
23.
Mr. Baseball (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Jack Elliot, once a great baseball player, is forced to play in Japan where his brash, egotistical ways cause friction with his new teammates and friends. (108 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
“ A pretty funny 90's take on the other side of baseball played in Japan ” - MoviesGalore44
 
24.
Angels in the Outfield (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young woman reporter blames the Pittsburgh Pirates' losing streak on the obscenely abusive manager... (99 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ The original angels in the outfield ” - MoviesGalore44
 
25.
The Kid from Left Field (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Coop's an ex-ballplayer is now a peanut vendor, who takes too much of an interest in the game. But he's passed on his craze for baseball to his son... (80 mins.)
Director: Harmon Jones
 
26.
Angels in the Outfield (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
When a boy prays for a chance to have a family if the California Angels win the pennant, angels are assigned to make that possible. (102 mins.)
Director: William Dear
“ A Disney remake of the original ” - MoviesGalore44
 
27.
Alibi Ike (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Idiosyncratic new recruit Francis "Ike" Farrell tries to help the Cubs to the pennant with his pitching and hitting. (72 mins.)
Director: Ray Enright
“ A little known screwball comedy about a ball player who can not stop making excuses !!! Pretty funny for its time ” - MoviesGalore44
 
28.
Brooklyn Dodgers: The Ghosts of Flatbush (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The Brooklyn Dodgers, from Jackie Robinson's breaking baseball's color barrier to their move to Los Angeles... (120 mins.)
“ A great look at this Hbo Doc about the Brooklyn Dodgers ” - MoviesGalore44
 
29.
The Kid from Left Field (1979 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
(100 mins.)
Director: Adell Aldrich
 
30.
Elmer, the Great (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Country bumpkin Elmer Kane joins the Chicago Cubs as the greatest hitter in baseball. His skill with a bat takes the team to the World Series, but on the way to the championship he has to deal with gamblers and crooked pitchers. (72 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
“ A Chicago Cub rookie with an ego in this under the radar baseball movie ” - MoviesGalore44
 
31.
The Pride of St. Louis (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The story of Jerome "Dizzy" Dean, a major-league baseball pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs in the 1930s and 1940s. (93 mins.)
Director: Harmon Jones
“ A story about the early life of Dizzy Dean !! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
32.
Fireman, Save My Child (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Joe Grant is an inventor, fireman and baseball player in his small home town. He gets an offer to play in a big team... (67 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
33.
Brewster's Millions (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A minor-league baseball player has to spend $30,000,000 in thirty days in order to inherit $300,000,000. However, he's not allowed to tell anyone about the deal. (102 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
“ a classic comedy with John Candy and Richard Pryor as a minor league pitcher !!! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
34.
Rhubarb (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Rich, eccentric T.J. Banner adopts a feral cat who becomes an affectionate pet. Then T.J. dies, leaving... (94 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
35.
Safe at Home! (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Young Hutch Lawton brags to his Little League buddies that his dad knows Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris... (84 mins.)
Director: Walter Doniger
 
36.
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Tired of the slave-like treatment of his team's owner, charismatic star Negro League pitcher Bingo Long takes to the road with his band of barnstormers through the small towns of the Midwest in the 1930's. (110 mins.)
Director: John Badham
 
37.
The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A troubled, rebellious teen drives his rambunctious baseball team out to Houston where they play an exhibition game and the boy meets his estranged father, and hires him as the teams coach. (100 mins.)
“ does not capture the spark as the original yet not entirely a bad movie ” - MoviesGalore44
 
38.
Bad News Bears (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A grizzled little league coach tries to turn his team of misfits into champs. (113 mins.)
“ Not nearly as good as the original ” - MoviesGalore44
 
39.
The Bad News Bears Go to Japan (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
In this third film of the Bad News Bears series, Tony Curtis plays a small time promoter/hustler who... (91 mins.)
Director: John Berry
 
40.
Squeeze Play (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
A male softball team is challenged by a female softball team to see who is best. (96 mins.)
Director: Samuel Weil
 
41.
Blue Skies Again (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A hard-hitting, fast, sure-handed baseball player tries to break into the sport by applying for a spot on a minor-league team... (96 mins.)
 
42.
Tiger Town (1983 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Alex and his father are Detroit Tigers Fans. The team is not doing well and Alex's favorite player "Billy Young" isn't either. The team's and Billy's luck turn around after Alex experiences a tragedy that hits close to home. (95 mins.)
Director: Alan Shapiro
 
43.
Long Gone (1987 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Story of the Tampico Stogies, a low minor-league baseball team, and its star player and manager, Stud' Cantrell, as they battle for the league championship amidst the corruption and racism of the American south. (110 mins.)
Director: Martin Davidson
“ A HBO made for cable movie about a team lead by William Peterson the hard drinking hard playing ballplayer . Many baseball cliches in this forgotten movie !! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
44.
Trading Hearts (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A baseball-loving small girl decides to hook up her favorite down-on-his-luck baseball player and her mom, a down-on-her-luck lounge singer. Then her controlling rich granddad tries to force her mother to send the girl to live with him. (88 mins.)
Director: Neil Leifer
 
45.
Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A little league player named Chuck refuses to ever pitch again until nuclear weapons are disarmed. Basketball star "Amazing Grace" Smith follows the boy's example, and starts a trend. (114 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
46.
Stealing Home (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Mark Harmon is a washed-up baseball player who is called back home to handle the ashes of his childhood... (98 mins.)
“ This melodramatic movie starring Mark Harmon and Jodie Foster ” - MoviesGalore44
 
47.
Pastime (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Roy Dean Bream (Russ who co-starred on Boy Meets World) plays a veteran minor league hurler in 1957... (94 mins.)
“ A good cable style baseball movie about the friendship of a veteran player and a young up and comer ” - MoviesGalore44
 
48.
Night Game (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A police detective tracks a serial killer who is stalking young women on a beach front after each game that a baseball pitcher wins. (95 mins.)
Director: Peter Masterson
 
49.
Talent for the Game (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Virgil Sweet is on the verge of losing his job as a talent scout with the California Angels when he discovers Sammy Bodeen... (91 mins.)
Director: Robert M. Young
 
50.
Little Big League (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A young boy is bequeathed the ownership of a professional baseball team. (119 mins.)
“ A decent film with a great premiss. What if a kid ran a baseball team ? ” - MoviesGalore44
 
51.
The Man from Left Field (1993 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
After taking a job managing a little league team, a homeless man inspires the kids to reach for it all and they inspire him to reclaim his life. (96 mins.)
Director: Burt Reynolds
“ Burt Reynolds in this forgettable made for tv movie ” - MoviesGalore44
 
52.
The Scout (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
The story of a baseball scout who discovers a talented but troubled baseball player. (101 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
“ a better then expected film about a down and out scout who finds a gem of a ballplayer ” - MoviesGalore44
 
53.
Perfect Game (2000 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
An eleven-year-old boy finds a way of overcoming life's obstacles with the help of a grumpy coach who aids him in having the best summer of his life.
Director: Dan Guntzelman
“ A goofy made for Television baseball movie ” - MoviesGalore44
 
54.
Up for Grabs (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The absurd true story of the legal battle over the "Million-Dollar Baseball." Barry Bonds' record setting... (90 mins.)
“ A pretty good documentary about the quest for the Barry Bonds ball ” - MoviesGalore44
 
55.
BASEketball (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Two childhood friends are pro athletes of a national sport called BASEketball, a hybrid of baseball and basketball, and must deal with a greedy businessman scheming against their team. (103 mins.)
Director: David Zucker
 
56.
The Comrades of Summer (1992 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
To teach a team of Russian wanna-be baseball players the finer points of the all-American game is no easy task...
 
57.
Everyone's Hero (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A boy (Jake T. Austin) begins a grand journey to return Babe Ruth's baseball bat before the deciding game of the 1932 World Series comes to a close. (88 mins.)
“ A great animated feature about a boys love for the great american pastime ” - MoviesGalore44
 
58.
If Sun Rise Up from West (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
(100 mins.)
Director: Eun Lee
 
59.
Angels in the Infield (2000 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Bob "Bungler" Bugler is the celestial coach called in to assist struggling pitcher Eddie Everett. Laurel... (87 mins.)
Director: Robert King
 
60.
Hard Ball (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
An aimless young man who is scalping tickets, gambling and drinking, agrees to coach a Little League team from the Cabrini Green housing project in Chicago as a condition of getting a loan from a friend. (106 mins.)
Director: Brian Robbins
 
61.
Summer Catch (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A rich girl whose family summers on Cape Cod has a romance with a local poor boy who hopes to become a major league baseball player. (108 mins.)
Director: Mike Tollin
 
62.
Kill the Umpire (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Former baseball player Bill Johnson, portrayed by William Bendix, failing at many jobs when his ball-playing days are over... (78 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
63.
Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Josh has gone to college and his little sister Andrea enlists their dog Buddy in her baseball team just as Buddy's puppies are kidnapped by Rocky the Raccoon. (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Vince
 
64.
Battlefield Baseball (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Battlefield Baseball is a tough game--it doesn't end until all the members on the opposing team are dead... (87 mins.)
Director: Yudai Yamaguchi
 
65.
Day of Independence (2003 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The creators of Visas and Virtue (1997 Academy Award Winner, Best Live Action Short Film) bring you another important historical narrative... (27 mins.)
Director: Chris Tashima
 
66.
Mickey (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A widowed lawyer wanted by the IRS assumes a new identity and signs his now-too-old son up for one more year of Little League... (105 mins.)
Director: Hugh Wilson
 
67.
Mr 3000 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Aging baseball star who goes by the nickname, Mr. 3000, finds out many years after retirement that he didn't quite reach 3,000 hits. Now at age 47 he's back to try and reach that goal. (104 mins.)
 
68.
Fever Pitch (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Lindsay is stuck in the middle of her relationship with Ben and his passion for the Boston Red Sox. (104 mins.)
 
69.
Game 6 (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Combining real and fictional events, Game 6 centers around the historic 1986 World Series and a day in the life of a playwright who skips opening night to watch the momentous game. (87 mins.)
Director: Michael Hoffman
“ a very under the radar film starring Michael Keaton ” - MoviesGalore44
 
70.
The Sandlot 2 (2005 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A film about a group of young baseball-enthusiasts who test the terrifying myth of Mr. Mertle owning a freakishly large and dangerous dog in his backyard. (97 mins.)
 
71.
The Sandlot: Heading Home (2007 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Sucessful, arrogant baseball superstar Tommy "Santa" Santorelli travels back in time to 1976 and relives his boyhood days on the sandlot baseball team, and has the chance to this time choose friendship over glory. (96 mins.)
Director: William Dear
 
72.
The Benchwarmers (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A trio of guys try and make up for missed opportunities in childhood by forming a three-player baseball team to compete against standard children baseball squads. (80 mins.)
Director: Dennis Dugan
 
73.
Beer League (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
An unemployed slacker inspires his softball teammates to improve their game so they won't get kicked out of the local league. (86 mins.)
 
74.
City Without Baseball (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
The actual members of the Hong Kong Baseball Team all prove themselves to be natural actors by playing... (100 mins.)
Director: Lawrence Lau, Scud
 
75.
Sugar (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Dominican baseball star Miguel "Sugar" Santos is recruited to play in the U.S. minor-leagues. (114 mins.)
 
76.
Hero (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
This is about a Little League coach Joe Finn, whose pursuit of fame and fortune leaves him with little...
Director: Manny Edwards
 
77.
Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' Paige (1981 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Story of Leroy 'Satchel' Paige, star pitcher in the Negro Leagues and later in the major leagues. Traces his life from his troubled youth... (98 mins.)
“ Lou Gossett gives a convincing performance as Satchel Paige in this made for tv movie ” - MoviesGalore44
 
78.
The Ball Game (1898 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
"The Reading's [Pennsylvania] pitcher has just let a Newark [New Jersey] batsman walk to first. Our camera is stationed about twenty feet from the bag...
Director: William Heise
 
79.
The Stratton Story (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Star major league pitcher Monty Stratton loses a leg in a hunting accident, but becomes determined to leave the game on his own terms. (106 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
“ A pretty good yet outdated film starring Jimmy Stewart ” - MoviesGalore44
 
80.
The Jackie Robinson Story (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Biography of Jackie Robinson, the first black major league baseball player in the 20th century. Traces... (76 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
81.
The Jackie Robinson Story (1974 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
The life story of Baseball legend Jackie Robinson. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Landon
 
82.
Fear Strikes Out (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
True story of the life of Jimmy Piersall, who battled mental illness to achieve stardom in major league baseball. (100 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
83.
The Winning Team (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Poor health and alcoholism force Grover Cleveland Alexander out of baseball, but through his wife's faithful efforts, he gets a chance for a comeback and redemption. (98 mins.)
Director: Lewis Seiler
 
84.
One in a Million: The Ron LeFlore Story (1977 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
True story of Ron LeFlore, a troubled Detroit youth who rose from Michigan prisons to star in Major League Baseball. (100 mins.)
 
85.
A Winner Never Quits (1986 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Fact-based story of a young boy who lost his right arm in a childhood accident, but went on to fulfill his dreams of playing major-league baseball... (105 mins.)
Director: Mel Damski
 
86.
The Babe (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Babe Ruth becomes a baseball legend but is unheroic to those who know him. (115 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
“ Not as awful as people make it to be yet they could have put more emphasis on facts as well as improving John Goodmans swing ” - MoviesGalore44
 
87.
Cobb (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A reporter hired to write the 'official' biography of Ty Cobb discovers just how dark the baseball legend's real story is. (128 mins.)
Director: Ron Shelton
“ A pretty good film starring TLJ as Ty Cobb....Would have been nice had this movie had a bigger budget ” - MoviesGalore44
 
88.
Soul of the Game (1996 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Black baseball greats, Satchel Paige and Josh Gibson, vie to be the first afro-American major leaguer, only to see the outspoken rookie, Jackie Robinson, be chosen. (94 mins.)
 
89.
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (1998 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The life and career of Hank Greenberg, the first major Jewish baseball star in the Major Leagues. (90 mins.)
Director: Aviva Kempner
 
90.
Touching the Game: The Story of the Cape Cod Baseball League (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A unique and insightful documentary following the experiences of college baseball players as they compete... (100 mins.)
Director: Jim Carroll
 
91.
American Pastime (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The dramatic impact W.W.II had in the home-front as U.S. Japanese families were uprooted from their daily lives and placed in internment camps in western States in the early 1940s. (105 mins.)
Director: Desmond Nakano
 
92.
The Final Season (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Kent Stock disrupts his life to become coach of the Norway High School baseball team and try to lead them to victory. (119 mins.)
 
93.
Ted Williams (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Explores the life and career of Boston Red Sox legend Ted Williams. (75 mins.)
“ A excellent look at the Boston Slugger. Filmed by HBO sports ” - MoviesGalore44
 
94.
Moneyball (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players. (133 mins.)
Director: Bennett Miller
“ A excellent soon to be released film about the struggles of Oakland GM Billy Beane's quest to bring a competitive ball club during the Money Ball Era of glutinous spending ” - MoviesGalore44
 
95.
I See The Crowd Roar: The Story of William Dummy Hoy (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A true story of a courageous boy who becomes a legend. Living a dream that wouldn't die; his passion... (40 mins.)
Director: David Risotto
 
96.
Signs of the Time (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Director: Don Casper
“ A very intriguing documentary of baseball !!! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
97.
Baseball (1994 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
This latest entry covers the period from the early 1990's onward. Labor relations deteriorated badly... (1140 mins.)
 
98.
Joe Torre: Curveballs Along the Way (1997 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Joe Torre after failing to win a championship when he was a professional baseball player and as Manager to three teams is named Manager of the Yankees... (95 mins.)
“ Now I love Paul Sorvino but this has to be one of the worst tv movies ever made....They didn't even take the time to put thought into what the players looked like ” - MoviesGalore44
 
99.
The Babe Ruth Story (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
The famed slugger is played by Bendix, who resembles Ruth slightly in looks and not at all in baseball ability... (106 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
“ By far one of the worst baseball films in memory !! ” - MoviesGalore44
 
100.
Major League: Back to the Minors (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Aging minor league pitcher Gus Cantrell is planning to retire, but then Roger recruits Gus to be the manager of the South Carolina Buzz... (100 mins.)
Director: John Warren
“ Just a terrible and pointless sequel attempting to latch onto the success of the previous films ” - MoviesGalore44