Gus Lobel (Clint Eastood) has been a top baseball scout for decades, but age has caught up with him. He refuses to be benched for what could be the final innings of his career. The Atlanta Braves' front office is questioning his judgment, especially with a hot batting phenom on deck for the draft. Enter Gus's estranged daughter, Mickey (Amy Adams), an ambitious attorney on the partner track who joins him on a scouting trip, jeopardizing her own career t save his. Justin Timberlake also stars as a rival scout with his sights on a career in the announcer's booth " and his eyes on Mickey.