Slowed by age and failing eyesight, crack baseball scout Gus Lobel takes his grown daughter along as he checks out the final prospect of his career. Along the way, the two renew their bond, and she catches the eye of a young player-turned-scout.
This div will be replaced by the JW Player.
“Trouble With the Curve” is the anti-“Moneyball.” The old-time scouts from that earlier film, mocked for their superstitions about “intangibles” and “instincts,” get their revenge this time around.
2012-09-20 | A. O. SCOTT | Read the New York Times Review of Trouble with the Curve