The Bad News Bears is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from March 24, 1979 until July 26, 1980, consisting of 26 episodes. It was based on the 1976 hit movie of the same name, that was followed by two sequels in 1977 and 1978.
The Bears try to track down Johnny Bench for an autographed baseball to replace the one that belonged to Rudi's father, before Rudi lost it.
Buttermaker coaxes a student back to school by challenging him to athletic contests.
The Bears sneak Wendi out to a party after her father has forbidden her to go.
Buttermaker pops the big question to Amanda's mother.
After Amanda hugs her teammates, Buttermaker gives her a lecture on the facts of life.
After being teased, Ogilvie persuades Regi, Tanner and Engelberg to believe that they caused a power failure.
After her mother accepts a job out of the country, Amanda moves in with Buttermaker.
Buttermaker sets up a game between the Bears and some old-timers, hoping to reconcile Ahmad and his grandfather.
Dr. Rappant teaches the team a lesson after Buttermaker catches them hitchhiking to a rock concert.
When Buttermaker's pool-cleaning business dries up, he must take a job working for Turner if he hopes to buy Amanda a bicycle.
Ogilvie is in the clouds after Dr. Rappant gives him a kiss for winning a poetry contest.