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The top baseball movies, ranked by fans. This list of the all-time best baseball movies includes popular classics like 'The Natural' and 'The Sandlot,' and covers all the best baseball films to have ever hit theaters. Which baseball movie is your favorite? Are you a 'Field of Dreams' fanatic or a 'Major League' fan? Be sure to vote for your personal favorite baseball films, add any great ones that might be missing and definitely re-rank this list in any order you want.

Some of the greatest and most inspirational sports movies ever made are about baseball. Examples include 'The Rookie,' 'The Natural,' 'The Bad News Bears' and the quintessential sports comedy 'Bull Durham.' This 1988 classic is not only a fantastic film about baseball, but it's also, arguably, among the best romantic comedies of all time.

Not surprisingly, a lot of films listed here are also some of the best family drama movies. Some of them, like 'The Bad News Bears,' 'The Rookie' and 'A League of their Own,' are also really awesome sports movies about coaches.

Not all of the all-time best baseball films are fiction, however. Some are actually documentaries, like Ken Burns' 'Baseball.' Is it one of the greatest? You decide, with your votes.

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Field of Dreams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Field of Dreams Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Costner

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Bull Durham is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Bull Durham Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins

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Major League is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Major League Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Rene Russo

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The Natural is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Natural Kim Basinger, Robert Redford, Robert Duvall

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The Sandlot is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Sandlot James Earl Jones, Denis Leary, Karen Allen

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A League of Their Own is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
A League of Their Own Madonna, Tom Hanks, Rosie O'Donnell

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Eight Men Out is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Eight Men Out Charlie Sheen, Christopher Lloyd, John Cusack

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Moneyball is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Moneyball Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Robin Wright

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The Bad News Bears is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Bad News Bears Tatum O'Neal, Jackie Earle Haley, Walter Matthau

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The Rookie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Rookie Dennis Quaid, Brian Cox, Rachel Griffiths

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For Love of the Game is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
For Love of the Game Kevin Costner, Kelly Preston, J.K. Simmons

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61* is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
61* Anthony Michael Hall, Thomas Jane, Christopher McDonald

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The Pride of the Yankees is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Pride of the Yankees Babe Ruth, Gary Cooper, Bill Dickey

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42 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
42 Harrison Ford, Christopher Meloni, Nicole Beharie

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Baseball is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films

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Mr. Baseball is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Mr. Baseball Tom Selleck, Frank Thomas, Dennis Haysbert

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Angels in the Outfield is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Angels in the Outfield Bing Crosby, Joe DiMaggio, Janet Leigh

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Bang the Drum Slowly is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Bang the Drum Slowly Robert De Niro, Danny Aiello, Michael Moriarty

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Rookie of the Year is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Rookie of the Year Gary Busey, John Candy, Dan Hedaya

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Cobb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Cobb Tommy Lee Jones, Lolita Davidovich, Bradley Whitford

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Trouble with the Curve is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Trouble with the Curve Amy Adams, Clint Eastwood, Justin Timberlake

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Major League II is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Major League II Charlie Sheen, Jay Leno, Tom Berenger

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The Babe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Babe John Goodman, James Cromwell, Kelly McGillis

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Little Big League is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Little Big League Jason Robards Jr., Jeff Garlin, Jonathan Silverman

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Brewster's Millions is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Brewster's Millions Richard Pryor, John Candy, Rick Moranis

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Mr. 3000 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Mr. 3000 Carmen Electra, Jay Leno, Angela Bassett

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Fever Pitch is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Fever Pitch Drew Barrymore, Jimmy Fallon, Stephen King

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Fear Strikes Out is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Fear Strikes Out Anthony Perkins, Karl Malden, Adam Williams

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Damn Yankees is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Damn Yankees Yogi Berra, Mickey Mantle, Jean Stapleton

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The Bingo Long Traveling All-S... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings Richard Pryor, James Earl Jones, Billy Dee Williams

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The Scout is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Scout Brendan Fraser, J.K. Simmons, Tony Bennett

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The Jackie Robinson Story is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Jackie Robinson Story Jackie Robinson, Ruby Dee, Louise Beavers

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The Stratton Story is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Stratton Story James Stewart, June Allyson, Agnes Moorehead

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The Perfect Game is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Perfect Game Emilie de Ravin, Louis Gossett, Jr.

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The Bad News Bears in Breaking... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training Jackie Earle Haley, William Devane, Clifton James

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The Life and Times of Hank Gre... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films

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The Fan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Fan Robert De Niro, Jack Black, Ellen Barkin

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Major League: Back to the Mino... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Major League: Back to the Minors Dennis Haysbert, Walton Goggins, Scott Bakula

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The Pride of St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Pride of St. Louis Richard Crenna, Joanne Dru, Dan Dailey

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Mr. Destiny is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Mr. Destiny Courteney Cox, Michael Caine, Kathy Ireland

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Hardball is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Hardball Keanu Reeves, Diane Lane, Michael B. Jordan

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Bad News Bears is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Bad News Bears Billy Bob Thornton, Marcia Gay Harden, Greg Kinnear

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Million Dollar Arm is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Million Dollar Arm Jon Hamm, Lake Bell, Bill Paxton

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The Benchwarmers is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Benchwarmers James Earl Jones, David Spade, Rob Schneider

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Chasing 3000 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
Chasing 3000 Willa Holland, Ray Liotta, Lauren Holly

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Don't Look Back: The Story of ... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films

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The Babe Ruth Story is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Babe Ruth Story Claire Trevor, Charles Bickford, William Bendix

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The Slugger's Wife is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
The Slugger's Wife Randy Quaid, Rebecca De Mornay, Lynn Whitfield

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Knuckleball! is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films

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It Happens Every Spring is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The All-Time Best Baseball Films
It Happens Every Spring Ray Milland, Alan Hale, Jr.