Balls

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (1)

  • Chris: You know what they say--life throws you a gutter ball, you got to slap on the old rosin bag and step up to the line.

Notes (2)

  • Music: - "Theme From A Summer Place" by Percy Faith - "Steppe" by Kukuzura

  • This episode was aired on a Thursday night.

Trivia (3)

  • The buck Ed shoots is the same one (same footage) Chris can't shoot in Season 5 Episode 19 - The Gift of the Maggie.

  • The film Ed Chigliak and Heather Haynes are watching when Maurice and Lester walk in on them is Alfred Hichcock's 1959 thriller North by Northwest (1959) starring Cary Grant.

  • When Maggie is bowling with Bob toward the end of the episode, she tells him, "Watch this strike." She then proceeds to convert a spare.