Baseball pitcher movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant baseball pitcher movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out feel good, realistic, humorous, touching, entertaining and inspirational films and TV shows about / with baseball pitcher, baseball, sport, baseball player, redemption, mentor, storytelling, dialogue, runaway and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Sport and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as baseball pitcher: Trouble with the Curve (2012), A League of Their Own (1992), The Rookie (2002), For Love of the Game (1999), The Fan (1996), Hardball (2001), Summer Catch (2001), Big Windup! (2007), Goodbye, Franklin High (1978), Tiger Town (1983).

List of baseball pitcher movies

Trouble with the Curve (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Slowed by age and failing eyesight, crack baseball scout Gus Lobel takes his grown daughter along as he checks out the final prospect of his career. Along the way, the two renew their bond, and she catches the eye of a young player-turned-scout.
Style: inspirational, touching, melancholic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: baseball, father daughter relationship, sport, aging, reluctant, blind character, pitcher, destiny, kids and family, good versus evil, parent grown child relationship, workaholic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, north carolina, georgia, boston, california ...
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A League of Their Own (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As America's stock of athletic young men is depleted during World War II, a professional all-female baseball league springs up in the Midwest, funded by publicity-hungry candy maker Walter Harvey (Garry Marshall). Competitive sisters Dottie ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: baseball, world war two, sport, female protagonist, sister sister relationship, friendship, female athlete, women, sibling rivalry, female bonding, underdog, happy ending ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, 20th century
Place: oregon, chicago illinois, new jersey, usa, midwest ...
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 6.9
 35K
The Rookie (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Jim Morris never made it out of the minor leagues before a shoulder injury ended his pitching career twelve years ago. Now a married-with-children high-school chemistry teacher and baseball coach in Texas, Jim's team makes a deal with him: if ...
Style: sentimental, inspirational, feel good, touching, uplifting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: baseball, sport, father son relationship, high school, underdog, family, human spirit, rags to riches, following a dream, family relations, fight, baseball coach ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: texas, austin texas, latin america, new jersey, usa
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For Love of the Game (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A baseball legend almost finished with his distinguished career at the age of forty has one last chance to prove who he is, what he is capable of, and win the heart of the woman he has loved for the past four years.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: baseball, sport, romance, loneliness, unlikely friendships, looking for love, love and romance, athlete's life, training, major league, hopes, baseball player ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco, boston, new jersey, california ...
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 5.9
 49K
The Fan (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When the San Francisco Giants pay centerfielder Bobby Rayburn $40 million to lead their team to the World Series, no one is happier or more supportive than #1 fan Gil Renard. So when Rayburn becomes mired in the worst slump of his career, the ...
Style: psychological, tense, intense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: obsession, baseball, murder, kidnapping, psychopath, sport, stalking, athlete, athlete's life, child custody, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, usa, california
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 6.4
 32K
Hardball (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An aimless young man who is scalping tickets, gambling and drinking, agrees to coach a Little League team from the Cabrini Green housing project in Chicago as a condition of getting a loan from a friend.
Style: melancholic, emotional, suspense, serious, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: baseball, underdog, gang, gambling, gangsters, sport, children, adaptation, poverty, redemption, basketball, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, illinois, usa
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 5.0
 16K
Summer Catch (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A coming-of-age romantic comedy set against the backdrop of the Cape Cod Baseball League. Local boy Ryan Dunne (Freddie Prinze Jr.), now a pitcher for Boston College, meets Tenley Parrish (Jessica Biel), the daughter of a wealthy couple who summer ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: sport, romance, teenager, athlete's life, baseball, rivalry, social differences, small town, young lovers, lifestyle, follow your dream, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new jersey, san francisco, usa, massachusetts, new england
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 7.6
 279
Big Windup! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Ren Mihashi, who had previously excelled as his middle school baseball team's ace pitcher, due to his grandfather's connections as its manager. As he graduates to high school, whose baseball team his grandfather does not manage, he ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: baseball team, baseball, prodigy, ambition, rivalry, youth, lifestyle, sport, contests and competitions, sport team, against the odds, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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Goodbye, Franklin High (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Comic melodrama following the day-to-day life of high school senior Will, a promising but naive athlete struggling with choices that could determine his future, romance and family difficulties.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, baseball, graduation, teen angst, performer's life, couples, power relations, sport team, friends, lifestyle, hopes, sport ...
Time: 70s
Place: georgia
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 6.4
 293
Tiger Town (1983)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex believed in his baseball hero Billy Young. When Billy's performance struggled, Alex's friends began to doubt Alex; and Billy began to doubt himself. Alex wants to prove to his friends, to Billy, and to himself that believing in ...
Style: exciting, uplifting, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: baseball, disney, power relations, sport team, family relations, athlete and trainer, family life, adventure, rivalry, family, ambition, sport ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
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Dazed and Confused (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of Texas teens on their last day of school in 1976, centering on student Randall Floyd, who moves easily among stoners, jocks and geeks. Floyd is a star athlete, but he also likes smoking weed, which presents a conundrum ...
Style: feel good, talky, realistic, melancholic, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, teenager, high school, adolescence vs adulthood, adolescence, party, weed, friendship, hippie, stoner, stoners, drugs ...
Time: 70s, year 1976, 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, london, new jersey, california, austin texas ...
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Bang the Drum Slowly (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a New York pro baseball team and two of its players. Henry Wiggen is the star pitcher and Bruce Pearson is the normal, everyday catcher who is far from the star player on the team and friend to all of his teammates. During the ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, inspirational, melancholic ...
Plot: baseball, sport, friendship, character study, adaptation, mentor, athlete's life, ambition, human spirit, terminal illness, sport team, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, minnesota, new york yankees, usa
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Angels in the Outfield (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Roger is a foster child whose irresponsible father promises to get his act together when Roger's favourite baseball team, the California Angels, wins the pennant. The problem is that the Angels are in last place, so Roger prays for help to turn ...
Style: inspirational, touching, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: angel, baseball, sport, disney, childhood, magic, parents and children, hopes, ambition, wish come true, rivalry, underdog ...
Time: 18th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 7.5
 461
Squid Girl (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Squid Girl has come to the land from the depths of the sea to conquer humanity in revenge for pollution of the ocean. Unfortunately she ruins the first house she uses as an invasion base and has to work to pay for repairs. Of course, she can't ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: invasion, squid, ocean, society, environmentalism, escapades, adventure, friendship, rivalry, supernatural, family relations, slice of life ...
Place: japan
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 5.2
 2K
The Phenom (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Major-league rookie pitcher Hopper Gibson has lost his focus. After choking on the mound, he’s sent down to the minors and prescribed sessions with an unorthodox sports therapist, who pushes him to uncover the origins of his anxiety.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, exciting
Plot: baseball, therapy, psychologist, psychotherapy, sport, pitcher, athlete's life, self discovery, athlete and trainer, introspection, domineering father, family problems ...
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 7.2
 70K
Major League (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Rachel Phelps inherits the Cleveland Indians from her deceased husband, she's determined to move the team to a warmer climate -- but only a losing season will make that possible, which should be easy given the misfits she's hired. ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: baseball, underdog, sport, rivalry, professional sports, ambition, rise to the top, follow your dream, contests and competitions, against the odds, misfit, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami, new york yankees, san francisco, california, usa ...
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 7.5
 96K
42 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the ...
Style: sentimental, inspirational, emotional, factual, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: racism, baseball, sport, against the odds, rivalry, athlete and trainer, americana, human spirit, rise to the top, hopes, athlete's life, racial segregation ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 1930s, 20th century, post world war two ...
Place: boston, new jersey, california, new york, usa ...
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 6.9
 46K
Stronger (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A victim of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 helps the police track down the killers while struggling to recover from devastating trauma.
Style: inspirational, suspenseful, disturbing, compassionate, suspense ...
Plot: physical therapy, rehabilitation, hospital, terrorist bombing, conspiracy, friendship, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, investigation, saving a life, running, medication ...
Time: year 2013, year 2014, year 2016, 2010s, 21st century
Place: boston
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Click your Heart (2016)
Genre: Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Starring AOA's Min Ah as an endearing outcast who turns the heads of Da Won, Ro Woon, Cha Ni and Ju Ho, this interactive choose-your-own-adventure series unites AOA and Neoz trainees in a sweet string of high school romances.
Style: dorama, touching, sincere, romantic, interactive
Plot: high school, school, romance, childhood friend, love and romance, high school life, social relations, love triangle, love, teenage love, against the odds, lifestyle ...
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 5.2
 581
Deadball (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baseball prodigy Jubeh Yakyu is the most feared and dangerous juvenile delinquent in all of Japan. After accidentally causing the death of his father with a super-powered, deadly fireball pitch, Jubeh swore off baseball and became a criminal and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, enigmatic, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, violence, baseball, juvenile delinquent, 17 year old, death of father, baseball team, japanese woman, mysterious death, teen violence, governor, accidental killing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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The Ravine of Goodbye (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a valley, with a dense growth of trees, a baby is killed. The baby's mother Satomi is arrested as the prime suspect. The police also learn that Satomi is involved in a romantic relationship with her next door neighbor Ozaki. The information ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, realistic, romantic ...
Plot: reporter, nurse, suspect, journalist, husband wife relationship, police, secret, witness, television, child murder, uncover truth, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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 6.9
 109K
Frankenweenie (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a car hits young Victor's pet dog Sparky, Victor decides to bring him back to life the only way he knows how. But when the bolt-necked "monster" wreaks havoc and terror in the hearts of Victor's neighbors, he has to convince ...
Style: gothic, scary, macabre, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: dog, frankenstein, supernatural, experiment, life & death, mad scientist, afterlife, loss of loved one, reincarnation, monster, halloween, pets ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, netherlands
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 7.4
 50K
The Natural (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An unknown middle-aged batter named Roy Hobbs with a mysterious past appears out of nowhere to take a losing 1930s baseball team to the top of the league in this magical sports fantasy. With the aid of a bat cut from a lightning struck tree, Hobbs ...
Style: inspirational, feel good, sentimental, atmospheric, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: baseball, sport, underdog, corruption, redemption, femme fatale, sport team, unstoppable, aging, childhood, love, great dialogue ...
Time: 1930s, year 1984, 20th century, year 1939, 1920s
Place: new york, usa, baltimore, chicago illinois
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Little Boy Blue (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Living in rural Texas is a dysfunctional family: an abusive dad, a Vietnam vet with a war wound that's left him impotent; a compliant wife and a son of about 20, two small sons who look a lot like their brother. The dad harbors a secret, and he ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, murder, missing person, parents and children, child abuse, family problems, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, siblings relations, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, asia, usa, vietnam, san francisco
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Brewster's Millions (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Brewster, an aging minor-league baseball player, stands to inherit 300 million dollars if he can successfully spend 30 million dollars in 30 days without anything to show for it, and without telling anyone what he's up to... A task that's ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, thought provoking, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, date night
Plot: baseball, millionaire, lawyer, childhood, inheritance, chase, gunfight, brutality, family, greed, fantasy world, homeless ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york, california, manhattan new york city, usa ...
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 6.9
 3K
Black Irish (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In South Boston, where Irish roots run deep and Catholic tradition reigns, two brothers face similar hardships but lead far different lives. While older brother Terry descends into drugs and crime, 16-year-old Cole vies to make the state baseball ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, touching
Audience: teen drama
Plot: coming of age, father son relationship, family relations, baseball, confession, family life, teenage life, parents and children, youth, brother brother relationship, teenage boy, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, ireland, boston
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The Bad News Bears (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An aging, down-on-his-luck ex-minor leaguer coaches a team of misfits in an ultra-competitive California little league.
Style: inspirational, humorous, feel good, intense, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: baseball, underdog, sport, baseball coach, youth, family, competition, unlikely friendships, coach, sport team, childhood, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1930s, year 1976
Place: california, new jersey, usa, san francisco, los angeles
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 8.1
 347
Major (2004)
Genre: Animation, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Honda Goro the son of a famous baseball player loves nothing more than baseball itself. His biggest dream is to show his father that he can become the best pitcher in the world despite all the hardships he had to endure he keeps on running towards ...
Style: light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: baseball, sport, baseball player, direction and purpose, desire for fame, ambition, parents and children, baseball team, sport team, athlete's life, coping, athlete and trainer ...
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The Spectacular Now (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, teenager, first love, teenage life, youth, teenage love, couples, romance, family relations, high school, classmate, drinking problem ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: new jersey, california, usa, philadelphia
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