"You and me?" asks catcher Gus Sinski (John C. Reilly) of his old friend, veteran pitcher Billy Chapel (Kevin Costner). "One more time?" It's a poignant moment, the top of what may be the last game of Chapel's career before he's either traded or quits the game he has loved and mastered all his life. It's also a difficult moment to pull off, because schmaltz lurks in the infield as the words hang in the air. As is the... More >>>
Balls or strikes: Kevin Costner's Billy Chapel ponders life without baseball...and the love of his life.