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As big a baseball fan as I've been, I've never read that or seen the movie. I should change that.

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Harris' book is an American classic. Be sure to give us the excerpt where the manager discusses which catchers he will keep on the team.


And one of the best sports movies ever made, with an all-star cast that included Michael Moriarty, Robert DeNiro, Vince Gardenia, Phil Foster, and Selma Diamond! A baseball "Brian's Song"...

"So bang the drums slowly and play the pipes lowly for I am a young cowboy and I know I must die"


But, oh god, that soundtrack was horrendous.

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