- 1 hr 41 min
"The Scout" is a comedy baseball movie about a Major League Baseball scout who discovers a player in Mexico. The scout is a scout for the New York Yankees. He is in Mexico because the last player he found turned out to be a bust, so he is sent to Mexico as a punishment. The film stars Brendan Frasier (Steve Nebraska), Albert Brooks (Al Percola), Dianne Wiest (Doctor H. Aaron), Anne Twomey (Jennifer), Lane Smith (Ron Wilson), and Michael Rapaport (Tommy Lacy).The film has cameos from people who work in Major League Baseball, such as Bob Costas, Bret Saberhagen, George Steinbrenner, and Ozzie Smith. The film is written by Roger Angell, Andrew Bergman, Albert Brooks, and Monica Johnson. The film is directed by Michael Ritchie. The film was produced and distributed by 20th Century Fox.