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Startling details about Ted Williams’s life unearthed

A monumental new biography reveals more about the Red Sox star’s last hours, and his son’s bizarre hope that Teddy Ballgame would one day live again

First of three articles adapted from “The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams,” by Ben Bradlee Jr., to be published Tuesday by Little, Brown and Co.

The Kid appeared in the small room on the night of July 5th, 2002.

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