The Lou Gehrig Story (1956) - Season 2, Episode 27 - April 19, 1956 - Long-time New York Yankee star, first baseman Lou Gehrig battles ALS with the help of his wife, and of his teammate, catcher Bill Dickey. The disease cuts short Gehrig's great baseball career, and kills "The Iron Horse" within a few years. Writer: Mel Goldberg - Cast: Wendell Corey, Jean Hagen - Hosted by: William Lundigan

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