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Piersall’s battles with mental health were chronicled in his books<p>Former big-league outfielder Jim Piersall, perhaps best known for his book “Fear Strikes Out,” <i></i>passed away on Saturday, according to the <i>Associated Press</i>.<p>Here’s more details, courtesy the AP’s report:<p>Piersall died Saturday at a care …

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