Casey at the Bat star.
Casey at the Bat star.

What late 19th to early 20th century actor was famous for his recitations of the poem “Casey at the Bat?”  {spoiler] That would be comedian, actor and singer DeWolf Hopper. Hopper made a name for himself on the musical stage but his trademark became the poem about the baseball slugger who struck out in the big game. Hopper was married six times including to gossip columnist Hedda Hopper.[/spoiler]

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