Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Story | 2004
The true story of Houston Astros great J.R. Richard and his climb from a small town baseball player in Louisiana to the big leagues and back down again. After putting his team on the verge of capturing a pennant, a near-fatal stroke removes Richard from the game. His life soon spirals out of control, from legal and family troubles to substance abuse problems. Losing everything, he struggles to get back on his feet again and find a new calling in life.