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Baseball / Little League World Series / Indiana Team #1029390

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 20, 2012
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(Studio: Norah O’Donnell) Report introduced.

(Williamsport, Pennsylvania: Dean Reynolds) The Little League baseball team from New Castle, Indiana, who overcame several obstacles, including the death of head coach Danny Smekens††, to make it to the Little League World Series, featured; details given about how coach Bret Mann†† lost his job and how pitcher Bryce Pinkard†† saved his family when their house burned down. [MANN - says we do everything for Smekens.] [Son Cayden SMEKENS††- says his dad said never give up.] [Pinkard’s mother Angie SMITH††- says she didn’t lose anything.]

O’Donnell, Norah;
Reynolds, Dean

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