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Sports: Baseball, Pan American Games, Golf, Football #110987

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 23, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Milwaukee Brewers Paul Molitor's continued pursuit of Joe DiMaggio's record reported; details given, scenes shown. Outcome of US women's and men's basketball games against Brazil at Pan American Games today noted; scenes shown. (Oakbrook, Illinois: Jack Whitaker) District Attorney Weibring's defeat of Larry Nelson at Beatrice Western Open golf tournament detailed; details given, scenes shown.

(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Former Australian rugby player and current NFL (National Football League) player Colin Scotts featured; scenes shown. [SCOTTS - describes reaction to Cardinals' draft.] [Coach Gene STALLINGS - anticipates working with Scotts.] [SCOTTS - discusses United States and Australian attitudes toward work.] [Coach Jim JOHNSON - comments.] [SCOTTS - enjoys physicalness of American style football.] Scenes from "Crocodile Dundee" shown courtesy Paramount Pictures. [SCOTTS - practices American slang; explains personal need to play US football.] [STALLINGS - anticipates season.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Gandolf, Ray;
Whitaker, Jack

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