In Talent for the Game, an idealistic California Angels scout finds a phenomenal pitcher in a small Iowa town, but must contend with the slimy new billionaire team owner for the boy’s future.
Talent for the Game (1991) Drama, Sport | 91min | 26 April 1991 (USA) 6.0
Director: Robert M. YoungWriter: David Himmelstein, Thomas Michael DonnellyStars: Edward James Olmos, Lorraine Bracco, John E. ColemanSummary: Virgil Sweet is on the verge of losing his job as a talent scout with the California Angels when he discovers Sammy Bodeen, a country boy with no pro ball experience, but with a pitching arm no one has seen the like of. Money-hungry owners want to make a quick buck while Sammy just wants to play ball. Virgil finds himself caught in the middle.
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