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Catcher Brad Ausmus (left), with the L.A. Dodgers in May 2009, is at the ready as the Colorado Rockies' Todd Helton bats during a game in Denver. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption

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Covering The Plate: A Baseball Catcher Tells All

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From the Inside Alice Cooper
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Giant Steps Scotty Barnhart
Danse a La Musique The French Fries
Superfunk Freddie & the Stone Souls
Connections Horace Silver
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Pedro da Silva, an orphaned boy trying to uncover his family history, appears in two different incarnations in Mysteries Of Lisbon (including Afonso Pimentel as his older self). He stages all of the events of the film on his own puppet stage, forcing viewers to question what's real and what isn't. Music Box Films hide caption

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Four Hours In 'Lisbon': A Rich And Dreamy Voyage

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Joyride Dave Holland & Pepe Habichuela
She's Got You Rosanne Cash
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