Meet Eugene Jerome and his family, fighting the hard times and sometimes each other - with laughter, tears, and love. It is 1937 in Brooklyn during the heart of the Depression. Fifteen-year-old Eugene Jerome lives in Brighton Beach with his family. He is witty, perceptive, and forever fantasizing his baseball-diamond triumphs as a star pitcher for the New York Yankees. Rated PG-13 due to Sexual Language, intended for a more mature audience.