Al Percolo is a major league baseball scout sent to scout in Mexico as a punishment. However, he eventually stumbles across Steve Nebraska, a young American who can pitch AND hit better than anyone else can do either. He signs Steve and returns home in glory. It soon becomes obvious, though, that Steve is immature and possibly unstable, and Al turns to psychiatrist Doctor H. Aaron, whom he picks for her name, for help. Written by
If you pray hard enough for a miracle... miracles can really happen!
Did You Know?
When Steve Nebraska is pitching in front of Baseball Scouts at Yankee Satdium, during filming Keith Hernandez walked out of the dugout wearing Tennis Shoes, and Yankee owner George Steinbrenner told Henandez to put on spiked Shoes so he doesn't mess up the grass. See more
When Ron is looking through the binoculars to see that Tommy Lacy is not in the dugout, his vantage point is from the outfield. When the shot shows Ron and Al in the box, it shows that they are behind home plate. See more
Al, you're like a dad to me.
But I'm not your dad. I'm just a guy taking 15 percent.
I thought it was 10.
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