Talented baseball pitcher Ginny Baker immediately rises to fame when she is called up by the San Diego Padres and becomes the first woman in Major League Baseball. She immediately sets in on the task of proving herself to her teammates, starting with team captain and catcher Mike Lawson. The two share an immediate chemistry, putting Mike in the middle of tensions between the beautiful new player and certain teammates who don't appreciate a woman out on the mound. Not all of her fellow Padres are so averse to change, with center fielder Blip Sanders providing support through her journey.
Plot of the TV series “Pitch” inspired by the story of a young African American Mona Davis, who became the first pitcher in the history of junior baseball league. Ginny Baker is trying to gain a foothold in the first team of popular San Diego Padres. She’s the 1st woman in MLB (Major League Baseball). Media attention focuses on her. Her appearance in the team was perceived ambiguously. Mike Lawson, captain and catcher of the team, supports Ginny despite the fact that many players against her entering the field. Amelia Slater is her agent and believes in Baker’s talent. She gave up her previous work, seeing the enormous potential of Ginny. The young rookie is waiting for her debut game and the stakes are very high…Read more »