The coaching staff forced him to cut his long hair, and was briefly dropped from the team line-up for not doing so. Homer's secret weapon, his self-created "Wonderbat", is akin to Roy Hobbs 's "Wonderboy", and both bats are eventually destroyed. Seventeenth episode of the third season of The Simpsons. List of The Simpsons episodes. Richmond, Ray ; Coffman, Antonia eds.
Elianna. Age: 23.
The episode has been credited with helping to save at least two lives.
Elora. Age: 31.
Homer at the Bat
Burns is forced to use his original employees, along with Strawberry, the only star who can play. Categories : The Simpsons season 3 episodes in baseball American television episodes Baseball animation Cultural depictions of baseball players Television programs written by John Swartzwelder. Homer reveals a secret weapon, a homemade bat named "Wonder Bat" that he made from a fallen tree branch during a thunderstorm and his co-workers eagerly join the team.