Heartwarming / The Natural

  • In the Give Me a Sword scene, when Hobbs says to the Knights' batboy, Bobby, "Go pick me out a winner," the boy, who Hobbs taught to make his own regulation baseball bats, brings him back a bat Bobby himself made, named "Savoy Special." The look that Roy gives Bobby makes it clear to everyone that Hobbs understands precisely how much this bat means to the young man, and what it means that Hobbs is being allowed to use it.