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Ballplayer: Pelotero

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary, Drama
Release Date:July 13, 2012
Running time:73 minutes
Cast:John Leguizamo
Director:Ross Finkel, Trevor Martin, Jonathan Paley
Producer:Bobby Valentine
Distributor:Strand Releasing

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Description: This compelling documentary, narrated by John Leguizamo and executive produced by Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine, is a gritty and never before seen look inside the world of Major League Baseball (MLB) training camps in the Dominican Republic. Miguel Angel and Jean Carlos are two of the top prospects and they are both about to turn 16, which means they can be signed to an MLB farm team and ultimately move up to the majors. "Ballplayer: Pelotero" filmmakers Ross Finkel, Trevor Martin and Jonathan Paley take you inside this never before seen world for an up close and personal look at the cost of the American dream.

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