Shortstop, The by GREY, Zane


Zane Grey (Pearl Zane Gray) born in 1872 in Zanesville, Ohio was best known for his western stories, most notably Riders Of The Purple Sage which has been filmed four times, the last in 1996 starring Ed Harris and Amy Madigan. Among his other interests was baseball. He attended the University of Pennsylvania on a baseball scholarship where he earned a degree in dentistry. Grey later played minor league baseball with a team in Wheeling, West Virginia. According to the Internet Movie Data Base he is credited with 110 films made from his stories and books. Grey died from a heart attack in 1939 in Altadena, California.In The Shortstop (1909) drawing on his baseball experience Grey follows the adventures of seventeen year-old Chase Alloway on his quest to make his fortune as a baseball player and lift his family out of poverty. Along the way young Chase encounters hardship and set-back. But with perseverance he discovers not only himself but friendship and love. (summary by Rowdy Delaney)


  • Last Innings

    Last Innings

    16/09/2016 Duração: 22min
  • The Great Game

    The Great Game

    16/09/2016 Duração: 26min
  • Waiting It Out

    Waiting It Out

    16/09/2016 Duração: 23min
  • Sunday Ball

    Sunday Ball

    16/09/2016 Duração: 28min
  • Popularity


    16/09/2016 Duração: 25min
  • Inside Ball

    Inside Ball

    16/09/2016 Duração: 18min
  • Marjory And Pond-Lilies

    Marjory And Pond-Lilies

    16/09/2016 Duração: 13min
  • On The Road

    On The Road

    16/09/2016 Duração: 27min
  • Along The River

    Along The River

    16/09/2016 Duração: 15min
  • Mittie-Maru


    16/09/2016 Duração: 23min
  • First Innings

    First Innings

    16/09/2016 Duração: 26min
  • The Crack Team Of Ohio

    The Crack Team Of Ohio

    16/09/2016 Duração: 15min
  • Vicissitude


    16/09/2016 Duração: 11min
  • Fame


    16/09/2016 Duração: 20min
  • Riding Away

    Riding Away

    16/09/2016 Duração: 07min
  • Persuading Mother

    Persuading Mother

    16/09/2016 Duração: 08min