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Poll: Best Fictional Movie or TV Baseball Pitcher?

2019 marks the 150th anniversary of Major League Baseball and the 50th anniversary of the "Miracle Mets", one of the greatest upsets in World Series history. In honor of these dual anniversaries, we celebrate with two polls featuring the greatest fictional baseball hitters and pitchers in movie and television history.

Which fictional movie or television baseball pitcher has the nastiest stuff on the mound, as well as, in terms of their on-screen performance?

Vote in the companion poll: Fictional Movie or TV Baseball Hitter

Discuss the topic here.

Make Your Choice

  1. Vote!

    Tim Robbins in Bull Durham (1988)

    Ebby Calvin "Nuke" LaLooshve
  2. Vote!

    Kevin Costner in For Love of the Game (1999)

    William "Billy" Chapel
  3. Vote!

    Robert Redford in The Natural (1984)

    Roy Hobbs
  4. Vote!

    Brendan Fraser in The Scout (1994)

    Steve Nebraska
  5. Vote!

    Charlie Sheen in Major League II (1994)

    Ricky "Wild Thing" Vaughn
  6. Vote!

    Robert Sorrells in The Twilight Zone (1959)

  7. Vote!

    Tatum O'Neal in The Bad News Bears (1976)

    Amanda Whurlitzer
  8. Vote!

    Thomas Ian Nicholas in Rookie of the Year (1993)

    Henry Rowengartner
  9. Vote!

    Ted Danson in Cheers (1982)

    Sam "Mayday" Malone
  10. Vote!

    Billy Dee Williams in The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976)

    Bingo Long
  11. Vote!

    Matt LeBlanc in Ed (1996)

    Jack "Deuce" Cooper
  12. Vote!

    Lori Petty in A League of Their Own (1992)

    Kit Keller
  13. Vote!

    Ray Milland in It Happens Every Spring (1949)

    Prof. Vernon K. Simpson aka King Kelly
  14. Vote!

    Freddie Prinze Jr. in Summer Catch (2001)

    Ryan Dunne
  15. Vote!

    Richard Pryor in Brewster's Millions (1985)

    Montgomery "Monty" Brewster
  16. Vote!

    Tony Danza in Angels in the Outfield (1994)

    Mel Clark
  17. Vote!

    Kylie Bunbury in Pitch (2016)

    Genevieve "Ginny" Baker
  18. Vote!

    Danny McBride in Eastbound & Down (2009)

    Kenneth "Kenny" Powers
  19. Vote!

    Gary Busey in Rookie of the Year (1993)

    Chet “Rocket” Steadman
  20. Vote!

    Chelcie Ross in Major League (1989)

    Edward "Eddie" Harris
  21. Vote!

    Owen Wilson and Domenick Lombardozzi in How Do You Know (2010)

    Matthew "Matty" Reynolds
  22. Vote!

    Daisuke Tsuji in Brockmire (2017)

    Yoshi Takatsu
  23. Vote!

    Michael Moriarty in Bang the Drum Slowly (1973)

    Henry "Author" Wiggen
  24. Vote!

    Wyatt Russell in Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)

    Charles "Charlie" Willoughby
  25. Vote!

    Jay Galloway in Trouble with the Curve (2012)

    Rigoberto Sanchez
  26. Vote!

    Mel Blanc in Baseball Bugs (1946)

    Bugs Bunny *multiple position utility player
  27. Vote!

    30 for 30 Shorts (2012)

    Hayden "Sidd" Finch was part phenom, part yogi, and part recluse. The Harvard dropout spoke 10 languages, played the French horn, wore one hiking boot and threw the baseball 168 mph with pinpoint accuracy.

    The subject of a Sports Illustrated cover story on 1 April 1985 entitled, The Curious Case of Sidd Finch and an ESPN 30 for 30 documentary, Unhittable: Sidd Finch and the Tibetan Fastball on 1 April 2015

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