Many matte paintings were created in the Perfect Game to recreate 1957 Monterey Mexico.
 
Visual Effects
In addition to adding the fire, sparks and heat waves, extra blood and gore was mapped onto the face of the boy burning him in the incinerator.
Along with the creation of a CG ball pitched in slow-motion a full stadium sized crowd was added in the background.
Detention
The Perfect Game
The Perfect Game
 
Mr. Troop Mom
In the grande finale fireworks display, not only were the fireworks digitally composited but also the embracing couple.