The Rookie (2002)
The Rookie Synopsis
Based on the true story of Jim Morris, this film finds a high-school science teacher and baseball coach making a deal with his team: If they make it to the playoffs, he'll try out for the major leagues. At the age of 35, Morris successfully gets drafted as a pitcher, becoming the oldest rookie in more than 30 years.
- John Lee Hancock.....Director
- Dennis Quaid.....Jimmy Morris
- Rachel Griffiths.....Lorri Morris
- Jay Hernandez.....Joaquin 'Wack' Campos
- Beth Grant.....Olline
- Angus T. Jones.....Hunter Morris
- Brian Cox.....Jim Morris Sr.