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Baseball / Rose and Gambling / Hall of Fame #122790

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 27, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Cincinnati, Ohio: Charles Thomas) Release of documents and evidence in case of gambling allegations against Pete Rose featured; details given from report compiled by baseball commissioner's office [Ex-bookmaker Ron PETERS - discusses Rose's betting.] Betting sheets provided by Paul Janszen shown. [Cincinnati police gambling expert Robert OLIVER - analyzes Rose's betting.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(NYC: Dick Schaap) Possibility that issue may keep Rose out of baseball's Hall of Fame featured; scenes shown of Rose playing ball; historical baseball scenes shown. [Baseball writer Bill MADDEN - says Rose has been thinking about Hall of Fame for 20 years] [Baseball writers Roy JOHNSON, Tim SULLIVAN, Bill CONLIN - discuss issue of Rose and Hall of Fame.]

Jennings, Peter;
Schaap, Dick;
Thomas, Charles

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