The Pioneers is a baseball team that struggles to stay out of last place, annoying crusty owner Mitzi . Happy is the team manager which includes new pitcher Dave, egotistical Frank, and Arnold, the debonair 2nd baseman.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1994  

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Venus & Vegas (2010)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

When three Vegas buddies attempt the score of a lifetime, they have to walk a fine line between their girlfriends who want their heads, and the mobsters who want them dead.

Director: Demian Lichtenstein
Stars: Donald Faison, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Eddie Guerra
NewsRadio (1995–1999)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The workplace sitcom "NewsRadio" explores the office politics and interpersonal relationships among the staff of WNYX NewsRadio, New York's #2 news radio station.

Stars: Dave Foley, Stephen Root, Andy Dick
Hardball (1989–1990)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Charlie Battles is a veteran cop who was about to be assigned a desk job. When he is teamed with a hotshot, Kaz Kaczierowski. Together, they team up, constantly being at odds over how to handle criminals.

Stars: John Ashton, Richard Tyson, John Pappas
Hardball (Video 1997)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Incompatible fugitive recovery agents, the flighty Jersey Bellini (Michael Dudikoff) and his more serious-minded female partner, B.B. (Lisa Howard), have, for the last time, ticked off ... See full summary »

Director: George Erschbamer
Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Lisa Howard, Tony Curtis
Joe Rogan: Live (Video 2006)
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Regardless of Joe Rogan's success on television with the Ultimate Fighting Championship or hosting Fear Factor or co-starring in NewsRadio, his true love is stand-up comedy. With more than ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Blieden
Stars: Joe Rogan, Joey Diaz
Hardball (2001)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An aimless young man who is scalping tickets, gambling, and drinking, agrees to coach a Little League team from the Cabrini Green housing project in Chicago as a condition of getting a loan from a friend.

Director: Brian Robbins
Stars: Keanu Reeves, Diane Lane, John Hawkes
Hardball (TV Series 2019)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

HARDBALL is a 13 x 30min live action comedy series that follows fish-out-of-water MIKEY and his two misfit mates, SALWA and JERRY. Their goal? Make Mikey the sweetest-bestest-acest handball... See full summary »

Stars: Semisi Cheekam, Logan Reberger, Reannah Hamdan
The Joe Rogan Experience (TV Series 2009)
Comedy | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Joe Rogan hosts long form conversations with friends and guests that include comedians, actors, musicians, MMA instructors and commentators, authors and artists.

Stars: Joe Rogan, Brian Redban, Jamie Vernon
Joe Rogan: Rocky Mountain High (TV Special 2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Perched high above it all in Denver, Joe Rogan¹s brand-new one-hour stand-up special, "Rocky Mountain High," has a clear perspective. Tune in to find out the real meaning of infinity, why ... See full summary »

Director: Ryan Polito
Stars: Joe Rogan
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Comedian Joe Rogan tackles everything from evolution to making babies to gay marriage in his brand new uncut stand-up special recorded live at the sold-out Southern Theatre in Columbus, Ohio.

Director: Anthony Giordano
Stars: Joe Rogan
The Man Show (1999–2014)
Comedy | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A comedic talk show geared toward men, and their interests.

Stars: Adam Carolla, Jimmy Kimmel, Angelique Gorges
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Russell Bates
Stars: Rose McGowan, Joe Rogan
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Bruce Greenwood ...  Dave Logan 9 episodes, 1994
Mike Starr ...  Mike Widmer 9 episodes, 1994
Alexandra Wentworth ...  Lee Emory 9 episodes, 1994
Dann Florek ...  Ernest 'Happy' Talbot 9 episodes, 1994
Joe Rogan ...  Frank Valente 9 episodes, 1994
Phill Lewis ...  Arnold Nixon 9 episodes, 1994
Steve Hytner ...  Brad Coolidge 9 episodes, 1994
Chris Browning ...  Lloyd LaCombe 9 episodes, 1994
Rose Marie ...  Mitzi Balzer 9 episodes, 1994
Dave Sebastian Williams ...  Announcer / ... 5 episodes, 1994
Christopher Darga ...  Reporter / ... 3 episodes, 1994
Frank Medrano ...  Heckler 3 episodes, 1994
Justin Berfield ...  Kid 2 episodes, 1994
Christopher B. Duncan ...  Palmer / ... 2 episodes, 1994
Paul Eisenhauer Paul Eisenhauer ...  Umpire 2 episodes, 1994
Philip Wayne Philip Wayne ...  Fan Guy 2 episodes, 1994
Edit

Storyline

The Pioneers is a baseball team that struggles to stay out of last place, annoying crusty owner Mitzi . Happy is the team manager which includes new pitcher Dave, egotistical Frank, and Arnold, the debonair 2nd baseman.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

sitcom | baseball | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Sport

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 September 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bullpen See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Touchstone Television See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(7 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Mike Widmer: I love that guy - but not in the way you're thinking. I want to have sex with him!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Forgettable and Forgotten
29 September 2005 | by richard.fuller1See all my reviews

A promo had Joe Rogan (Valente) muttering under his breath for the tough talking Rose Marie to 'shove it'.

"What did you say, Valente?" "I said I love it." Then he goes into this high squeal. "I love it! MUAH!" He was supposed to be the breakout pretty face in the show. Girls would watch it because he was so cute.

I do recall the mascot who was supposed to be so bad and that made him cool. (!!) He would appear at the end of the first episode to a heavy metal guitar bit, much like wrestlers do now on the WWE and Raw (whatever), and it was supposed to be sensational, like when Norm returned on Cheers one season.

Hardball, by the way, was the mascot's name as well. I guess he was supposed to be as mean and likable as this Stewie is now on "Family Guy." Fox went through this period where shows would have 'ball' in their name somewhere.

There would be an equally short lived medical show called Medicine Ball as well.


1 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed