The Busher is about Ben Harding, a young baseball pitcher in the bush leagues who is discovered by a big-league manager and given his chance in the major leagues. Let’s see if he is up for the challenge.
The Busher (1919)
Drama, Sport | 1h 3min | 18 May 1919 (USA)
Director:Jerome StormWriters:R. Cecil Smith, Earle SnellStars:Charles Ray, Colleen Moore, John GilbertSummary: Ben Harding is a terrific pitcher for a small-town amateur baseball team. When the Minneapolis Pink Sox, a major-league team, is delayed in his town, Ben's team plays a scrub game against them and the Pink Sox are astonished to see this amateur strike out their best batters. Ben is given a contract with the Pink Sox but his experience in the big city on a major-league team changes him into a rude and pompous lout. Only when his good fortune is reversed does Ben have a chance to right himself.