Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, c2003.
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
Includes English and dubbed French language soundtracks, with optional English subtitles.
Anthony Perkins, Karl Malden, Norma Moore, Adam Williams, Perry Wilson, Peter J. Votrian.
Screenplay, Ted Berkman and Raphael Blau ; producer, Alan Pakula ; directed by Robert Mulligan ; director of photography, Haskell Boggs ; editor, Aaron Stell ; original music, Elmer Bernstein.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Based on a story by James A. Piersall and Albert S. Hirshberg.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
When the record books closed on Boston Red Sox outfielder Jimmy Piersall's career, it showed 17 seasons in the major leagues and an impressive lifetime batting average of .272. But before all that, Piersall faced a foe much tougher: mental illness.