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Title
[The baseball stars of yesteryear--compilation]
Type
Moving Image
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2019600421
Color Content
black and white
Summary
Players from the Philadelphia Athletics are seen practicing on the field. Pitchers Ed Rommel, Roy Mahaffey, Rube Walberg and Lefty Grove provide demonstrations of how to throw specific pitches. Mickey Cochrane discusses what it is like to work with the team's pitchers, while hitters describe their batting techniques. Athletics manager Connie Mack talks about the team's success and his predictions for the 1932 season. Players from the Philadelphia Phillies are featured in the second half of the film. Highlighted players include pitchers Jim Elliott, Clise Dudley, Ed Holley, Phil Collins, as well as hitters Dick Bartell, Spud Davis, Pinky Whitney, Don Hurst, and Chuck Klein. Phillies manager Burt Shotton talks about how players can become .300 hitters.
Duration
23
Authorized Access Point
baseball stars of yesteryear--compilation]