Jim Morris

Motivational Speaker, 3KYO LLC dba Jim "The Rookie" Morris

Motivation, Inspirational Stories
Leadership, Team Building
Jim Morris


Jim Morris was a high school science teacher and coach in west Texas who miraculously made it to the Major Leagues at the age of 35. His life story made cinematic history with the heartwarming and unforgettable Disney movieThe Rookiestarring Dennis Quaid. Jim pitched two seasons for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays reaching speeds up to 102mph and chose to retire to raise his children. Since 2002, Jim has been a highly sought-after motivational speaker traveling around the world inspiring audiences to follow their dreams and never give up.