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Rookie of the Year (1993)

PG
103 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

When an accident miraculously gives a boy an incredibly powerful pitching arm, he becomes a major league pitcher for the Chicago Cubs.
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Steven J. Jordan (as Steven Jordan)
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$10,000,000
Opening weekend
$9,122,714
Gross (US & Canada)
$53,615,089
Gross (World)
$56,500,758
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Jul 7, 1993 (United States)

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Thomas Ian Nicholas
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6 / 10 | 22,087 votes