Thomas Kinkade Presents " A Mile In His Shoes:...The story of Mickey Tussler, a young man with Aspergers, a type of autism who is recruited by a passionate coach to pitch for his minor league team. His team is starting another losing season and the coach is getting pressured by the team's owner to start winning games. OFFICIAL DVD Website to view a trailer or buy the dvd
Film Synopsis:Based on the book “The Legend of Mickey Tussler”, this film follows the story of eighteen-year-old Mickey Tussler, who lives on a farm with his father and mother and who has Asperger’s Syndrome, a form of autism. But he can throw apples at an amazing speed.
When a chance meeting occurs with the baseball manager of the semi-pro team the River Rats, from Clayton, Ohio, Mickey gets a chance to pitch for the team and to prove to his father he can do more than live hidden away on the family farm, taking care of his pig Oscar.
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TV Movie - - Drama | Family - 5 September 2011 (USA)
Mickey Tussler, an autistic pitcher, joins a minor-league baseball team and has a profound effect on the team and manager Arthur "Murph" Murphy over the course of a season.
Director: William Dear
Writers: Jason Koornick (screenplay), Frank Nappi (story)
Stars: Luke Schroder, Dean Cain, George Canyon | See full cast and crew »