For Love of the Game (1999)

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  • For the Love of the Game Working


Drama about a baseball legend almost at the end of his career, who at the age of 37 is forced to choose between the game he loves and his girlfriend.

Baseball player Billy Chapel, who has been participating in the sport from an early age and has made it through to the major leagues, finds that his club, the Detroit Tigers, is being sold to a corporation intent on trading Chapel to another team. In addition, his girlfriend Jane informs him that she is taking a job in London. As Chapel prepares for what possibly is his last game, he looks back over the major events of his life, both personal and professional.

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