Did You Know?
The character of Mandy is fictional. Honus Wagner's real wife was named Bessie Baine Smith. They dated for eight years before marrying in 1916. The movie takes place in 1909. See more
Supposedly in 1985, when young Joe does his home run, a modern-day White Buick Rendezvous can be seen parked in a driveway behind the field. See more
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