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Watch: Kurt Russell Steps Up to the Plate for Netflix Sports Doc ‘The Battered Bastards of Baseball’

Watch: Kurt Russell Steps Up to the Plate for Netflix Sports Doc 'The Battered Bastards of Baseball'

The Battered Bastards of Baseball,” a Netflix-exclusive documentary about the independent baseball team created by actor Bing Russell, has just received its first trailer. 

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The film takes a look at the creation of the Portland Mavericks, which was founded by the veteran actor, and features interviews with his son Kurt Russell and actor/director Todd Field (“Little Children) — both who played for the team. 

“The Battered Bastards of Baseball” is directed by Bing’s grandsons Maclain and Chapman Way, and will premiere on Netflix July 11th. Check out the trailer below.
 

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