Ordered straight to series; 8 episodes
STUDIO: Funny or Die
TEAM: Joel Church-Cooper (w, ep), Tim Kirkny (d, ep), Hank Azaria (ep), Mike Farah (ep), Joe Farrell (ep)
LOGLINE: A famed Major League Baseball announcer suffers an embarrassing and very public meltdown on the air after discovering his beloved wife’s serial infidelity. A decade later, Jim Brockmire decides to reclaim his career and love life in a small town, calling minor league ball for the Morristown Frackers. Based on a Funny or Die short.
CAST: Hank Azaria, Amanda Peet

Ordered straight to series; 8 episodes
STUDIO: 3 Arts Entertainment/Radical Media
TEAM: Dana Gould (w, ep), Tom Lassally (ep), Frank Scherma (ep), Justin Wilkes (ep)
LOGLINE: Stan is a perpetually disgruntled former sheriff of a small New England town who was forced into retirement. He has trouble relinquishing his authority to tough new sheriff Evie, but they form an unlikely alliance when both begin to realize things are not quite right. Together, they valiantly fight a plague of unleashed demons that have been haunting the town, which was built on the site of a massive 17th century witch burning.
CAST: John C. McGinley