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CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 05, 2013
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(Studio: Maurice DuBois) The announcement of suspensions for Major League Baseball players caught up in the doping scandal, including Nelson Cruz† of the Texas Rangers & Jhonny Peralta† of the Detroit Tigers, with the harshest penalty handed down to New York Yankees player Alex Rodriguez† reported.

(Chicago: Don Dahler) The uncertain future for A-Rod featured; details given about his vow to appeal; statement from baseball commissioner Bud Selig†† quoted. [RODRIGUEZ - says the last 7 months have been a nightmare.] [ Danny KNOBLER††- says he’s being asked to serve a suspension longer than anyone else in any drug case in baseball history.] The status of the other suspended players discussed.

DuBois, Maurice;
Dahler, Don

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