A Whole New Ballgame

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A Whole New Ballgame
Created by John Peaslee
Judd Pillot[1]
Starring Corbin Bernsen
Julia Campbell
Richard Kind
John O'Hurley
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 11 (4 unaired)
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Bungalow 78 Productions
Universal Television
Original network ABC
Original release January 9 – March 13, 1995

A Whole New Ballgame is an American sitcom that aired on ABC on Monday Night at 8:30PM from January 9, 1995, to March 13, 1995.[2] It replaced Blue Skies a sitcom from the same creators and featuring several of the same actors, which aired in the same timeslot in the fall.[3]


The series centered on Brent Sooner, an egotistical baseball player sidelined by the 1994–95 Major League Baseball strike, who became a sportscaster for TV station WPLP in Milwaukee. Also shown were station manager Meg O'Donnell, weatherman Dr. Warner Bakerfield, anchorman Tad Sherman, and sales manager Dwight King.



  1. ^ New York Times. "Familiar Faces in a Flurry of Midseason Sitcoms". New York Times. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  2. ^ The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946-Present. Ballantine Books. 2003. p. 1305. ISBN 0-345-45542-8. 
  3. ^ Sun Sentinel. "Polluted 'Blue Skies'". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 

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