Bob Balaban

Fox's new 'Pitch' shows that a female player in the MLB is more than a gimmick

Fox's new 'Pitch' shows that a female player in the MLB is more than a gimmick

Local temperatures may remain in the upper 80s, but the broadcast networks appear to be embracing their inner cozy as we head into fall.

Sure, “The Exorcist” is scuttling our way, but with all the new and unabashed family sentiment, (“Speechless,” “This Is Us”), reunions with old favorites (Kiefer Sutherland as president in “Designated Survivor, Ted Danson as an angel in “The Good Place”) and trips down Memory Lane (“MacGyver,” “Lethal Weapon”), the feel-good factor already seems exceptionally high.

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