PG-13 | | Comedy, Music, Romance
A major league star who is on the verge of breaking a record, meets a singer and they get married, but they have different goals, so they separate, jeopardizing his opportunity in sports and the possibility of making up with his wife.
The "Slugger" in the film's title is a batter who can make a large number of extra-base hits.
I'm a manager, not a pimp!
Right before Palmer his 62nd home run, the announcer says "Everyone is standing here in Atlanta Fulton County Stadium." The next shot shows a full stadium with a bored, seated crowd. The statement could be hyperbole.
$1,314,993 31 March 1985