Poll: Favorite Sports Comedy
A poll by ElMaruecan82
Results of 514 votes:
Happy Gilmore (1996)
Cool Runnings (1993)
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)
A League of Their Own (1992)
Major League (1989)
The Sandlot (1993)
Slap Shot (1977)
Bull Durham (1988)
Bend It Like Beckham (2002)
White Men Can't Jump (1992)
The Replacements (2000)
Whip It (2009)
The Bad News Bears (1976)
The Mighty Ducks (1992)
The Waterboy (1998)
A Day at the Races (1937)
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
Bring It On (2000)
The Longest Yard (1974)
Blades of Glory (2007)
Damn Yankees (1958)
Horse Feathers (1932)
The Freshman (1925)
Mystery, Alaska (1999)
Little Big League (1994)
Tin Cup (1996)
Angels in the Outfield (1951)
My Brother Talks to Horses (1947)
It Happens Every Spring (1949)
Sorrowful Jones (1949)
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