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ktrain203
07-14-2008, 01:38 PM
Damnit this is a good debate to have at your local bar or pub. You order a couple beers with your buddies (or even the nearest stranger) and begin debating the merits of Bull Durham vs. Field of Dreams (do you prefer laughing with Kevin Costner or crying with him?) You move on to women playing baseball vs. kids playing baseball (League of Their Own vs. Sandlot) and then profess your love for either Roy Hobbs in The Natural vs. Roger Maris in 61*. I don't think there's any other sport that has as many great movies made about it that open up the opportunity for debate, discussion and disaggreament.

Here's a great 16-seed bracket of the the greatest baseball movies of all-time. Make your vote, make your argument.

http://fromthedugout.freedomblogging.com/2008/07/14/best-baseball-movie-ever-you-make-the-call/

R. Johnson#3
07-14-2008, 01:41 PM
The Sandlot is the greatest sports movie ever made.

DaSox_05
07-14-2008, 01:41 PM
Sandlot!!!

"You're killing me smalls!!!"

bosox3431
07-14-2008, 01:44 PM
Personally Bad News Bers is one of my favs, the orig that is. Although I did like the new one a little. I also really like Bull Durham, Filed of Dreams, The Sandlot and a League of Their Own. It's really hard for me to decide my fav.

giantspwn
07-14-2008, 01:45 PM
Bull Durham...

JDIsMyGod23
07-14-2008, 01:47 PM
I always loved 61* for some reason. Maybe because I'm obsessed with 1960s baseball. Defining best is tough really. Major League is fantastic for comedy and quotes, but isn't the best baseball movie.

kuzz
07-14-2008, 01:50 PM
sandlot sandlot sandlot.

weve seriously underestimated the beast.

DaSox_05
07-14-2008, 01:55 PM
"You play ball like a girl!!!"

bartlett2266
07-14-2008, 02:18 PM
BULL DURHAM or Major League

The Schmooze
07-14-2008, 02:23 PM
I played independent ball, and I think Bull Durham sums up the minor league experience PERFECTLY. It really has everything.

Field of Dreams is my favorite though

ks32
07-14-2008, 02:24 PM
Sandlot imo.

vibe607
07-14-2008, 02:35 PM
Sandlot

"its easy when you play with rejects and a fat kid"

Fooooooorrrrrrrrreeeeeeeeeeevvvvvvvvveeeeeeeeeeeer rrrrrrrrr

Any love for baseketball?

k_rock923
07-14-2008, 02:49 PM
Sandlot by far. However, I'm also a huge fan of Major League.

hammerinhank
07-14-2008, 02:51 PM
Major League 1









Summer Catch???

bagwell368
07-14-2008, 02:54 PM
Bull Durham

"the rose goes in the front, big guy"

CiscoKid
07-14-2008, 03:08 PM
"Oh, I thought you said the Great Bambi."

"That wimpy dear!"

rogbalog
07-14-2008, 03:14 PM
I'm torn between sandlot and major league.
Sandlot solidified my interest in baseball as a kid, but major league is so classic.

hmmm.... i guess i have a lot of reflecting to do..

sanfranfan1210
07-14-2008, 10:37 PM
Sandlot