Arthur K. Miller is from York Beach, Maine. His acrylic paintings on masonite are collected internationally, have graced the covers of many publications, and were featured in a one-man show at the National Baseball Hall of Fame for more than five years.
Bill Purdom began his career illustrating billboards, movie posters, album covers and national ad campaigns for major brands – then turned to fine arts. Bill has painted 78 great moments in baseball, including first pitch paintings of all the new ballparks that have opened. His baseball lithographs have been aired on Seinfeld, 8 Simple Rules, Everybody Loves Raymond, Arliss and Moneyball.
Baseball Game Play Expenses. Baseballs – This cost is variable based on the baseball brand.Rawlings and Diamond are the most popular, and can run from $50 to $75 a box of 12 balls, depending on the type you choose. Imprinting can also cost a bit more if you want your league logo and president signature imprinted.
Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum. Located in Cooperstown, New York near the Baseball of Fame, this wax museum features 30+ Hall of Famers and Hollywood characters, all recreated in wax.
A Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story is about the baseball legend and his relationship with his stalwart wife, Eleanor. The film focuses on life off the baseball field, including peeks at the Gehrig’s relationship, and Lou’s feud with Babe Ruth.
Baseball Attractions are special travel destinations across the U.S. and Canada that may be off the beaten path, and are mostly off the baseball diamond. These museums, movie sites, historical monuments, retail tours, and even distilleries, are baseball-themed spots you must catch.
In this baseball movie starring Dean Cain, a former major league baseball player devises a plan to hurt his father as revenge for an abusive childhood.
Full Count is an all-strategy baseball simulator done entirely in text and published by Lance Haffner in 1984. Gameplay involves answering yes/no questions.
Microsoft Baseball (1998-2001) Microsoft Baseball used the Baseball Mogul engine, which required players to act as general manager of an MLB franchise, forcing players to deal with realistic payroll constraints and city-related issues along the way.
It Happened in Flatbush features Frank “Butterfingers” Maguire, a former ballplayer given the opportunity to coach the Brooklyn Dodgers. All is well until he is distracted by love.
The Captain Ale. Made by Cooperstown Brewing, The Captain is a Limited Edition Ale baseball beer tribute to Derek Jeter, the newly elected member of the 2020 Hall of Fame Class.
Curveball Handcrafted Cider. Made by James Arthur Vineyards, Curveball Handcrafted Cider is a baseball hard cider brand in four apple varietals. 7th Inning Stretch is a caramel, Grand Slam is semi-sweet, The Cycle is bourbon barrel-aged, and Triple Play is brandy barrel-aged.
Baseball and liquor may not mix. Yet, we have identified several unique baseball gifts for the beer and wine lover in your life. We’ve tracked down a glass baseball bat wine decanter, a bottle opener made from a bat handle, and a beer mug hollowed out from a baseball bat.
Dave Shorey was born in 1969 in Augusta, Maine and lives in Derry, New Hampshire today. Dave graduated from the University of New Mexico in 2001 with a master’s degree in Fine Arts. While Dave has completed dozens of paintings, his most unique items are his work with acrylics on objects, such as baseballs, bats and boxes.
Past the Bleachers is a movie about Bill and his wife who have recently had to live through a tragedy. When Bill decides to coach a little league baseball team, he meets a young mute boy named Lucky, who may be just what the team needs in order to win.
When Dodgers fan Juan Catalan is wrongly accused of killing a young woman, he turns to an unlikely source to help prove he was at a baseball game with his daughter at the time of the murder: footage from the HBO comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm, whose crew was filming an episode at Dodger Stadium that day.
Chasing Dreams is the first Kevin Costner baseball movie, and he appears briefly as the older brother going off to college. The main character is a farm boy who lacks direction.
Director: Robert Eagar Writers: Robert Eagar Stars: John Paul Kakos, Natalia Livingston, E. Roger Mitchell Summary: An unfortunate chain of events forces Milton Young to give up his dream of playing professional baseball and return home to the town he fought hard to escape. Once home, Milton faces insurmountable economic and personal hardships, only to be faced with an even greater challenge ...
Director: Steve Grimaldi Writers: Steve Grimaldi Stars: Erik Heger, Wyatt Ralff, Jeremy Holm Summary: Kyle Cooke is a kind-hearted young boy and a gifted baseball player. When his father, Ted, is laid off and forced to take a low-level job in a new state just to make ends meet, Kyle and his family are uprooted from their comfortable suburban lifestyle.
Aunt Mary is the true-life drama about a handicapped Baltimore woman living on welfare who organized a sandlot baseball team and ended up coaching more than 50,000 boys and girls over nearly 40 years.
This baseball art gallery showcases the best sports art from the most talented painters, artists, and illustrators. Look here for museum quality MLB paintings, illustrations, cartoons, designs and more.
Director: Lloyd Bacon Writers: Frank Tashlin Stars: William Bendix, Una Merkel, Ray Collins Summary: Former baseball player Bill Johnson, portrayed by William Bendix, failing at many jobs when his ball-playing days are over, reluctantly takes the advice of his father-in-law, Jonah Evans (Ray Collins), a retired umpire, and enters an umpire-training school.
Baseball Stamps have arrived straight from the U.S. Post Office to your mailbox. Beginning with the first U.S. postage stamp highlighting the centennial of baseball was released in 1939, there have been 62 different U.S. postage stamps featuring famous players, stadiums and important moments in baseball and softball issued. Since the first stamp was issued, a total of more than 2 billion (2 ...
A study from the Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) shows that the number of people who play baseball in the U.S. increased 21% to 15.9 million from 2014 to 2018. And for the third consecutive year, baseball and softball combined to be the most participated team sport in the U.S. with 25.6 million players.
Tim Wakefield named his own label after the initial recommendation for “White Knuckler,” a white wine, was shot down. Wakefield, the knuckleballer and Cabernet drinker, instead proposed “CaberKnuckle.” Pitching In For Kids received more than $102,000 from wine sales.
Dick Perez is a native of San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico, and is known for his many years as the official artist of the National Baseball Hall of Fame for 25 years. His book, “The Immortals: An Art Collection of Baseball’s Best,” shows a visual history of 292 members of the HOF. Perez has also been the official artist for the Philadelphia Phillies since 1982, and beginning then, also painted a ...
Listing of all dramatic baseball movies or television shows – serious stories with settings or life situations that portray realistic characters in conflict.
Rhubarb is a comedy about a stray cat who is taken in by an eccentric millionaire. After the man dies, Rhubarb inherits the bulk of his estate, including a cellar-dwelling pro baseball team, the Brooklyn Loons.
Baseball Beer is best poured for the ballgame, but can be enjoyed year-round. Enjoy about 500 baseball-themed beers from specialty baseball brewing companies, plus craft breweries who have tipped their cap to the game by naming brews after their love of the game.
Coors Limited Edition Bat Bottles. Made by Coors Brewing Company, these were baseball bat shaped beer bottles shaped like filled with 18 ounces of Coors Light or Original Coors. The limited-edition “bat bottle” was made of amber-colored glass textured to resemble wood grain. The screen-printed label was positioned lengthwise like a bat’s trademark, and the neck was decorated to look like ...
The Other Boys of Summer is a documentary on racism, segregation and Civil Rights in America told through the lives of the Negro League baseball players.
Director: David Mickey Evans Writers: David Mickey Evans, Robert Gunter Stars: Max Lloyd-Jones, James Willson, Samantha Burton Summary: In the 12-years-since comedic sequel to 1993's The Sandlot, a new group of kids have moved into the sandlot: David Durango (Max Lloyd-Jones), Mac McKing (Brett Kelly), Saul (Cole Evan Weiss), his deaf brother Sammy "Fingers" (Sean Berdy), Tarquell (Neilen ...
Gary Davis was born in Saugus, Massachusetts in 1955. Gary draws his inspiration from personal experience, his New England surroundings, and time spent with his father at the ballpark. Encouraged by his high school art teacher, George Palmer, Gary followed his passion, and in 1980 he earned a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art.
Chris Speakman is a lifelong lover of sports with a passion for history which drove him to create his “Sports Propaganda” limited edition prints. Conceptually inspired by the various war-like rivalries around sports as well as propaganda art from the 1940’s, Chris’s goal is to recruit fans to support their favorite team.
Curveball Handcrafted CiderMade by James Arthur Vineyards, Curveball Handcrafted Cider is a baseball hard cider brand in four apple varietals. 7th Inning Stretch is a caramel, Grand Slam is semi-sweet, The Cycle is bourbon barrel-aged, and Triple Play is brandy barrel-aged.ABV – 5.5% Raymond, Nebraska Visit James Arthur Vineyards Grand Slam – Curveball Handcrafted Cider About James Arthur ...
The Cooperstown Classic Baseball Tournament has been played each year since 2004 in Cooperstown, New York at the National Baseball Hall of Fame.It is a wood bat, 9-team, amateur adult tourney. We had 9 teams from Boston, Rhode Island, Buffalo, New York City, and Charlotte ready to play in Cooperstown in the summer of 2020 – but the tourney was cancelled due to COVID-19.