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Fear Strikes Out

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[[Performer~P106120~Anthony Perkins~anthonyperkins]] stars as troubled baseball great [[Performer~P446674~Jimmy Piersall~jimmypiersall]] in Fear Strikes Out. Based on [[Performer~P446674~Piersall~jimmypiersall]]'s shattering tell-all autobiography, the film traces Jimmy's ascent from the sandlots of Waterbury, CT, to [[Performer~P7546~the Boston Red Sox~thebostonredsox]], with his domineering father ([[Performer~P44670~Karl Malden~karlmalden]]) pushing the boy beyond all reasonable limits. Unable to...more

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