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ABC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 12, 1997
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(Studio: Renee Poussaint) The opening of the Little League baseball season reported; scenes shown from New York City.

(New York: Armen Keteyian) The racial makeup of baseball examined on the 50th anniversary of the breaking of the color barrier by Jackie Robinson; various baseball scenes shown. [Pittsburgh Pirates Paul TINNELL - talks about the quest for the best players.] [Florida Marlins vice president Jim ROSS - comments on marketing the team to the area's Hispanic population.] [MLB Enterprises CEO Greg MURPHY, New York Yankees players Derek JETER, Bernie WILLIAMS - offer views on minorities in baseball.]

Reporter(s):
Keteyian, Armen;
Poussaint, Renee
Duration:
00:03:00

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