Film adaptation of the George Abbott Broadway musical about a Washington Senators fan who makes a pact with the Devil to help his baseball team win the league pennant.
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The Picture That Cops the Pennant for Great Entertainment!
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Did You Know?
The stage musical and movie were based on the novel "The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant", by Douglas Wallopp. See more
In the time depicted, major-league baseball players almost never had jersey numbers higher than the 50s... yet several players have numbers in the 60s and 70s, a practice rare until the 1980s. High numbers on a major league uniform ordinarily indicated someone invited to spring training who had little chance of making the club... and if such a player did make the club (possible with the usually-dreadful Washington Senators), the player got a lower number. See more
One long ball hitter, that's what we need! I'd sell my soul for one long ball hitter.
Two Lost Souls
Music by Richard Adler
Lyrics by Jerry Ross
Performed by Gwen Verdon
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