The Rookie

The Rookie

By John Lee Hancock

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2002-03-29
  • Advisory Rating: G
  • Runtime: 2h 8min
  • Director: John Lee Hancock
  • Production Company: Malpaso Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • iTunes Price: USD 17.99
  • iTunes Rent Price: USD 3.99
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The Rookie : This live action drama tells the extraordinary real-life story of Jim Morris (Quaid), who had to drop out of minor league baseball because of an injury to his pitching arm. Twelve years later, inspired by the young men on the championship-winning high school team he coaches, Morris is convinced to fulfill his own dream and try out for a professional team. With perseverance and confidence, he finally steps up to the plate, and after his pitching is clocked in the high nineties, he is signed to a minor league contract with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. He makes it to the major leagues Tampa team in september of 1999.
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