PG | | Comedy, Drama, Family
Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry.
The studio wanted Jimmy and Dottie to get together. There was even a kiss at one point. But Penny Marshall didn't want to distract audiences with a love story, so it was cut.
Lay off the high ones!
Kit Keller: I like the high ones!
Dottie Hinson: Mule!
Kit Keller: Nag!
There is an approximate 4.3 second gap where the camera cuts away from Jimmy holding an unfolded towel to Alice, before returning to Jimmy where the towel in his hand is now folded. It's not completely implausible that he could have folded the towel in those 4.3 seconds.
As the real-life players' scenes play out, the final lines are given to an umpire whose call of "strike" is questioned. He retorts, "This is *my* opinion! Yesterday that might have been a ball, tomorrow that might be a ball, but today it's a strike."