This true story about Jim Morris, who became the oldest rookie to make the major leagues in 40 years, is a sweet, inspiring film that baseball-loving tweens and teens will enjoy.
Recommended for ages 8 and older
(Walt Disney Pictures, 2002)
Handpicked by the Common Sense Media movie editors, these great flicks cover the bases for kids 10 and under. From historical documentaries about baseball icons to timeless comedies like The Sandlot and A League of Their Own, if you’ve got a young baseball fan in the house, one of these terrific movies is sure to be a home run. Pop some popcorn, round up the kids, and starting planning the perfect summer family movie night.
Want more? Check out the entire list of baseball movie favorites for kids of all ages at Common Sense Media.