TV Series | | Comedy, Sport
Sitcom adaptation of the hit 1992 movie of the same name, featuring the further exploits of Dottie Hinson, Kit Keller, and the rest of the Rockford Peaches, an all-female World War II-era professional baseball team.
Several cast members from A League of Their Own (1992) reprised their roles for the television series. The most prominent are Megan Cavanagh and Tracy Reiner, who reprised their roles as Marla Hooch and "Betty Spaghetti" Horn, respectively. Jon Lovitz (Ernie Capadino), Garry Marshall (Walter Harvey), Pauline Brailsford (Miss Cuthbert), and Freddie Simpson (Ellen Sue Gotlander) also made return appearances. In addition, Penny Marshall (the film's director) directed the pilot episode, while Tom Hanks (Jimmy Dugan in the film) directed the episode "The Monkey's Curse".
You wanna leave? You're stinking up the place.
Ernie Capadino: I'll have you know this is a 25 cent cigar.
Betty Horn: Who said anything about a cigar?
Ernie Capadino: Apparently learning to wear shoes has made them irritable.