Pitch 1×06 Roundtable: ‘Wear It’

Here at Fangirlish, we are absolutely smitten with FOX’s new baseball drama Pitch. A hopeful, empowering story with phenomenal production value, lots of positive representation and an entire cast of relatable characters, it stole our hearts in episode one and still…

‘Pitch’ 1×07 Preview Guide: ‘San Francisco’

Sometimes, when real life gets scary, we need an escape. This has been a tough week for the world, and for America especially, there’s no denying it. We could all do with an escape. So as we all wonder what happens…

‘Pitch’ 1×06 Review: ‘Wear It’

We’re almost halfway through the first season of Pitch, and already Ginny Baker has gotten more development than some of the characters show with season-plus seasons (looking at you, Arrow). After spending five episodes placing obstacle after obstacle in Ginny’s…

‘Pitch’ 1×06 Preview Guide: ‘Wear It’

I must admit I’m a little worried about Ginny tonight. From the synopsis, it looks like the stress is finally starting to get to her. I’m excited to see the show dive into her emotions and the pressure of being…

‘Pitch’ 1×05 Roundtable: Alfonzo Guzman-Chavez

Pitch returned last week after a brief hiatus, and didn’t skip a beat. With continued focus on its incredible characters and, if possible, even more emotional scenes than usual, this show continues to be one of our favourites. Join Fangirlish…

‘Pitch’ 1×05 Review: ‘Alfonzo Guzman-Chavez’

Before the pilot even aired, I predicted that Pitch would be an emotional roller coaster. Because the truth is, sports are really damn emotional. They hurt, even when there isn’t a championship on the line. Seeing one of your favourite…

‘Pitch’ 1×05 Preview Guide: ‘Alfonzo Guzman-Chavez’

You guys. You’re not ready for this episode. Nobody is ready for this episode. Tonight is the trade deadline on Pitch, and nobody is safe. For the non sports fans out there, the MLB trade deadline is the last day…

‘Pitch’ 1×04 Roundtable: ‘The Break’

Pitch continues to be one of our favourite shows on television. The fourth episode tackled the All-Star game, and all the drama that comes with it – on and off the field. Join Fangirlish writers Beata, Lizzie and Lyra as we discuss Pitch…

‘Pitch’ 1×04 Review: ‘The Break’

Tonight’s episode of Pitch proved to me why this show can appeal to non sports fans while being basically a dream come true to people who like sports. It’s about baseball, yes, but it’s not just about the games themselves.…

‘Pitch’ 1×04 Preview Guide: ‘The Break’

You guys. I’m so excited for this episode. I’m running out of ways to say this, but Pitch is fantastic, and if you’re not watching it, you should be. If you are, don’t stop. Because this episode looks like it’s going…

‘Pitch’ 1×03 Roundtable: ‘Double Switch’

Pitch has been absolutely phenomenal in its first three episodes. Though most Fangirlish writers were initially concerned that it would drop off after the Pilot, it has proven us wrong, continuing to be one of the most well-written and entertaining…

‘Pitch’ 1×03 Review: ‘Double Switch’

Three episodes in, Pitch is already becoming one of my favourite shows. In the pilot, I got what I expected: a wonderful blend of female empowerment and sports culture. In episode two, they took it a step further, diving into…

‘Pitch’ 1×02 Roundtable: ‘The Interim’

Here at Fangirlish, we’re huge fans of Pitch, the scrappy new baseball show about a strong woman getting the chance to play Major League baseball. Last week, we gushed about the incredible first episode, but expressed some concern that the wouldn’t…

‘Pitch’ 1×03 Preview Guide: ‘Double Switch’

Pitch is undoubtedly one of the best new shows to premiere this season. The pilot was fantastic, the second episode kept the momentum going, and now it’s time for episode three: Double Switch, which will deal with the bad blood…

‘Pitch’ 1×02 Review: ‘The Interim’

Following the incredible success of last week’s pilot, a lot of fans were concerned that Pitch wouldn’t be able to keep the momentum going. Once you’ve introduced the first female pitcher to the MLB, and she’s done a good job,…

‘Pitch’ 1×02 Preview Guide: ‘The Interim’

After a stellar pilot, Pitch is back tonight with episode 2, titled The Interim, which looks like it will explore the character of Mike Lawson, who will clearly play a pivotal role throught the rest of the season. From the…

‘Pitch’ 1×01 Roundtable: ‘Pilot’

One of the most anticipated shows of the new season, Pitch is finally here, and here at Fangirlish, we want to take a moment to discuss this monumental new drama. Because Pitch is a show about sports, yes, abut it’s…

‘Pitch’ 1×1 Review: ‘Pilot’

I’m not sure I’ve ever started a show with such high expectations as I had going into Pitch. I may not be much of a baseball fan, but sports and feminism are two of my favourite things, and a show…

‘Pitch’ 1×01 Preview Guide: ‘Pilot’

One of the fall’s most anticipated TV shows premieres tonight, when Ginny Baker finally makes her debut as an MLB pitcher on Fox’s new show Pitch. It looks to be an emotional roller coaster, combining sports culture with female empowerment.…

Women and sports: From myth to reality

Women only watch sports to please their father/boyfriend/husband/friends. Or, alternatively, they watch to check out the hot guys in tight uniforms. They don’t understand what’s going on. What’s more, they don’t even care. Sports are a guy thing. I’ve heard…

Rita Wilson and Lyndsy Fonseca Book Guest Roles on Pitch

  Rita Wilson and Lyndsy Fonseca are ready to hit one out of the park. The actresses have been tapped for guest roles on the upcoming Fox drama, PITCH. Wilson will play Andra, a specialized psychiatrist who the team brings…