The true story of how baseball catcher Moe Berg joined the O.S.S. after Pearl Harbor & was sent to Zurich where German physicist Werner Heisenberg was lecturing to kill him if he determined he was working on an atom bomb.
When a little league pitcher quits pitching in protest against nuclear arms & is joined by a Boston Celtic player, hundreds of professional athletes join up, first in the US & around the world.
Told through the eyes of a freshman pitcher, a group of ballplayers at a small Texas college in 1980 spend 3 days before classes chasing girls & drinking.
An alcoholic failed baseball player is changed through his friendship with a Bible-toting grocery clerk who despite Downs Syndrome relates well to people.
Sports agent J.B. goes to India to recruit pitchers, hoping to save his business and open baseball to a billion new people–an uphill battle to train them.