“Touching Home: Baseball in the Bushes” is a documentary that delves into the world of independent baseball in southern Ohio. Chronicling the sport’s legacy since 1874, this film takes you on an engaging journey through the history of the Chillicothe Paints. It covers the current season beginning with preseason tryouts until the last pitch in September.
Writer and filmmaker Bob Carson captures the essence of baseball in Ross County, offering viewers insight into the Frontier League. Through interviews with contemporary players, devoted fans, and dedicated management, the film provides a fresh perspective on the grand old game, immersing the audience in its rich history and unique experiences.