|Take Me Out of the Ballgame|
|U.S. Air Date||March 8, 2002|
|Directed by||Timothy Björklund|
|Written by|| Story by: Jonathan Goldstein & Roger Schulman|
Written by: John Reynolds & Mike Samonek
|Next||Inspector Leadready II|
Take Me Out of the Ballgame is the second half of the fourth episode from Season 3 and is part of the thirtieth episode of Teacher's Pet overall.
When Scott is prohibited from playing baseball due to only been a student for eight months, he decides to be a coach and help Leonard to become a great player for the team to the point of embarrassing him.
|Nathan Lane||Scott Leadready II|
|Shaun Fleming||Leonard Helperman|
|David Ogden Stiers||Narrator, Event announcer|
|Rob Paulsen||Ian Wazselewski, Buddy, Baseball coach #2, Fan #1|
|Pamela Segall Adlon||Tyler and Trevor|
|Fred Willard||Mr. Wazselewski, Fan #2|
|Tom Wilson||Baseball coach #1|
Mary Lou appears in the bleachers, but has no dialogue.
- One of the baseball coaches is Teddy's father, Mr. Naven (from "Always Knock the Postman Twice").
- We find out the child who wears the shirt that says "MUD" on it is named Buddy Walters.
- This episode has the most writers for one episode, with four.
- Timothy Björklund served as director. The story was conceived by Jonathan Goldstein and Roger Schulman, while the teleplay was written by John Reynolds and Mike Samonek. This would be the only episode for all four writers.
An English and a widescreen Tagalog dub version exists online.