You promised yourself you wouldn't do this.
You're not a crier—you've never been a crier. The last time you shed a tear was on a silent ride home from the veterinarian, and that was wholly justified. You were 10 years old, and Toby was a good boy—a very good boy.
But now, well, this is something entirely different. Now, you're watching a group of inner city ballplayers struggle against the odds. You don't even know these people, or if they're even real in the first place. Regardless, you feel some strange fluid welling in the bottom of your eye sockets.
While some might say "There's no crying in sports movies," I'm here to tell you "Balderdash! Hogwash! Colloquial interjection!"
There is crying in sports movies, and the following are the films during which letting the tears flow is completely natural. Grab a box of tissues, and we'll get through this together.