MY WISH LIST

SIGN UP

Creating an account with Tribecafilm.com gives you access to more features and services, like our weekly newsletter and other special features just for the film community.

SIGN UP
Large large battered basterds web
FESTIVALARTICLE

'Battered Bastards of Baseball' Is Now Streaming On Netflix

On Friday, July 11, the ESPN/TFI prize-winning 'Battered Bastards of Baseball' premieres on Netflix.

Stay in for the ballgame on Friday when TFF 2014 alum and TFI/ESPN prizewinnerThe Battered Bastards of Baseball will be available to stream on Netflix.

From executive producer (and former TFF executive director!) Nancy Schafer, this doc tells the groundbreaking history of a minor league baseball team from Portland. Kurt Russell's father, Bing Russell (known for his recurring role in Bonanza) owned the Portland Mavericks, which also boasted professional baseball's first female general manager and an ex-Yankee pitcher. 

Don't miss this classic American story of sporting triumph when it hits laptop screens this weekend! Watch the trailer:

CALL SHEET

What you need to know today

    RELATED STORIES