How to watch A League of Their Own online: stream the baseball comedy drama series wherever you are

May their feet be swift, bats mighty, and balls plentiful!

Abbi Jacobson and D'Arcy Carden in A League of Their Own
(Image: © Amazon Prime Video)

A serialization of Penny Marshall’s 1992 cult classic, A League of Their Own retains all of the heart and humor that endeared the Rockford Peaches to generations of viewers, while delving deeper into the stories that have remained stuck on the sidelines for nearly 80 years. Below we explain how to watch A League of Their Own online, available with a subscription to Amazon Prime Video globally.

Watch A League of Their Own online

Release date: Friday, August 12 at 3am ET / 12am PT / 8am BST

Cast: Abbi Jacobson, Chanté Adams, D'Arcy Carden, Gbemisola Ikumelo,Roberta Colindrez, Nick Offerman

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The eight-parter follows Carson and Max as they try out for the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in 1943, but Max quickly understands, as so many non-white former AAGPBL players discovered, that rampant sexism is the tip of the iceberg.

When non-white players were deemed to not be "American" enough to take part, and growing the fanbase was a matter of wearing more makeup and less clothes, simply being able to step up to the plate required great fortune and the thickest of skin. If the powers that were had an inkling about the sexual revolution that was taking root behind closed doors, they might have shut it down before it even started. 

Abbi Jacobson, who co-created the series and plays Carson, has pitched it as an expansion of the film rather than a remake, with an entirely new group of characters who pick up where Dottie and Kit left off.

May their feet be swift, may their bats be mighty, and may their balls be plentiful! Read on below for our guide detailing how to watch A League of Their Own online, exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.


How to watch A League of Their Own online: stream the Amazon Prime Video series today

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All eight episodes of A League of Their Own will drop on Amazon Prime Video globally from Friday, August 12 at 12am PT / 3am ET / 8am BST, so get ready for a spectacular binge-watching session.

In even better news, if you’re new to the VOD service – or haven’t had an active account for 12 months or more – you could watch every single episode without paying a thing as part of Amazon Prime’s 30-day FREE trial.

All Amazon Prime memberships include Amazon’s VOD service, in addition to ad-free music streaming, Prime Gaming, exclusive deals, and their famed free delivery service.

If you decide to keep it after the free trial expires, then Amazon Prime Video costs:

All Amazon Prime memberships include Amazon’s VOD service, in addition to ad-free music streaming, Prime Gaming, exclusive deals, and their famed free delivery service.

And in addition to A League of Their Own, there's heaps of Amazon Originals to enjoy, like Paper Girls, The Boys, The Underground Railroad, The Summer I Turned Pretty, and Hunters, plus award nominated movies like Sound of Metal and Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.

Subscribers can access the service in web browsers, on smart TVs, iOS and Android smartphones/tablets, games consoles like the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One X, streaming boxes and dongles like those made by Roku, Amazon’s Fire TV devices, Apple TV, as well as a number of compatible Blu-ray players.

- Head to Amazon Prime Video now to watch for free

How to watch A League of Their Own online from abroad

If you're a Prime Video subscriber and find yourself stuck in a country where the service isn't available, or you can’t access the same library of content as provided back home, then that's probably down to geo-blocking restrictions.

Luckily, there’s a simple solution. Downloading a VPN will let you to watch A League of Their Own online no matter where you are, simply by changing your IP address to one that's back in your country of residence. Now, here's how to get started with this essential bit of streaming software.

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Aatif Sulleyman

Aatif is a freelance copywriter and journalist based in the UK. He’s written about technology, science and politics for publications including Gizmodo, The Independent, Trusted Reviews and Newsweek, but focuses on streaming at Future, an arrangement that combines two of his greatest passions: sport and penny-pinching.