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Jim Catfish Hunter #232649

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 27, 1974
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(Studio) Jim "Catfish" Hunter now in position to pick and choose baseball team of his choice.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Ahoskie, North Carolina) Hunter back in Ahoskie. [Hotel manager Clarence GODWIN - says Catfish attracts well-known faces to Ahoskie.] [Hunter's attorney J. Carlton CHERRY - says negotiations with ball clubs very congenial. Thinks "Catfish" unquestionably most outstanding pitcher in US.] Cherry helped Hunter out of contract with Oakland's owner, Charles Finley. [HUNTER - discusses admiration for Cherry.]

Mudd, Roger;
Rabel, Ed

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