After slipping on a baseball, klutzy Little Leaguer Henry breaks his arm, putting him out of commission for months. When the doctor finally removes the cast, an astounded Henry discovers that — miraculously — he can hurl a 100-mph fastball.
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Schmaltzy to the extreme, but the schmaltz is earned and the film ends up being cute. A lot of what Daniel Stern is trying for misses, but enough hits for the film to be genuinely charming. More importantly Gary Busey plays a good guy, how cute is that?