This movie perfectly encapsulates modern baseball for me:
- Slow, relaxed pace. It isn't in a hurry.
- It's a little bit romantic.
- It's a lot about the numbers.
- In the end, it's romantic.
Seriously, for a Sorkin script it's as though someone put his dialogue through at 0.25 speed and this popped out. The intelligence and wit still simmers there below the surface, only now it isn't walking and talking. They've sat down, taken a breath, then…