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Former ‘Bad News Bears’ Child Star Running For Congress

August 11, 2011

Rudi Stein never had much luck on the field as a member of the “Bad News Bears.”

But David Pollock – the man who played Rudi as a youngster – is now hoping to hit a home run in Washington, D.C.

Pollock, who played the nervous, often-getting-hit-by-a-pitch-on-purpose, glasses-wearing Rudi in the three “Bad News Bears” films in the late ‘70s, is running for Congress as a Democrat representing California.

According to Pollock’s campaign website, the 50-year-old politician has “served as an elected official in Moorpark [Calif.] for 17 years,” serving on the City Council and the Board of Education.  Read More



 
 
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