In the movie, Hopkins and O'Donoghue both fall victim to the demon Baal's devilish influence.
Hopkins had just graduated from Colgate University and had never pitched in the major leagues before.
“I think, with Hopkins, he finally found some happiness,” Mann said.
Hopkins Hop·kins (hŏp'kĭnz), Sir Frederick Gowland. 1861-1947.
British biochemist. He shared a 1929 Nobel Prize for discovery of growth-promoting vitamins.