Raise your hand if you’d like s’more Sandlot in your life. Same.
Thankfully, for fans of the cult 1993 traditional, Patrick Renna (a.k.a. bold catcher Ham Porter) has actually gotten the group back together. The upcoming unique, dropping on the star’s YouTube channel later on this month, was influenced by the action to their 25th anniversary reunion on the Today Show back in 2018 and the relatively unlimited parade of effective reboots (hi, Fuller House, Will & Grace and the upcoming Gossip Girl redux). “Just seeing other cast reunions I was like, ‘Gosh, I’ve got to do one with the guys,'” he reasoned to E! News.
But among the most significant motorists in this journey down memory lane is his failure to grow a beard. Stick with us on that one.
The absence of facial hair has actually left the 41-year-old both constantly a bit baby-faced and, clearly, that person from millennials’ preferred coming-of-age baseball flick. “Looking exactly the same, whether fortunately or unfortunately, it’s always present,” he describes to E! News. “So to put it into something creative has been a lot of fun for me.”