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Baseball / Rose and Gambling #122685

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 22, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Cincinnati, Ohio: Charles Thomas) Issue of baseball commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti's investigation of gambling chgs. against Cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose featured; scenes shown from hearings. [Baseball attorney Lou HOYNES - says there is evidence that Rose bet on baseball games.] Description of evidence by baseball's investigator John Dowd outlined. [DOWD - says expert has identification betting slip handwriting as Rose's.] "New York Times" story reported stating FBI matches Rose's fingerprints with those on betting slips. [Rose's trial attorney Robert STACHLER - calls for fair procedures.]

Jennings, Peter;
Thomas, Charles

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