The Bad News Bears (which was 1976, but whatever) gave us Walter Matthau playing a soused pool cleaner who once made it to the minor leagues. And finally, there's Tom Hanks in A League of Their Own, a drunken ex-Cubs player turned G.O.A.T. cinematic urinator.
It's meant to be symbolic of the Cubs as a whole.
Sadly, Rodman fits this template -- just last year, he was reported as broke, battling alcohol addiction, and owing almost $800,000 in outstanding child support. But like the movies, fate stepped in in an unsuspected way ...