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The story of Bruce Pearson, a third-string catcher for the New York Mammoths baseball team, who discovers he has an incurable disease. He only confides in his close fried, Henry Wiggin, and it is through Henry that Bruce's story is told. Broadcast live as a segment of "The U.S. Steel Hour." The drama served as the basis for John Hancock's 1973 theatrical film of the same title with Robert DeNiro and Michael Moriarty in the title roles.