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Analysis (Baseball and Money) #251842

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 06, 1977
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(Studio) Comment with regard to baseball and money involved.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) That spring has come is evidenced by facts that Muhammad Ali stills fights, Pete Rose still plays and Red Smith still writes. Reporter comments on pay demands from baseball players; notes New York Mets use computer to tell Dave Kingman he's not worth demands. Comment with regard to wealth and continued good work by former jockey Eddie Arcaro noted. Catcher Hank Sevareid's wintering in Canada before spring training for Cleveland (Ohio) Browns in Florida, cited. Recommendations of 2 business researchers at University of Pennsylvania, for sound pro baseball finances, listed.
REPORTER: Eric Sevareid

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Sevareid, Eric
Duration:
00:02:40

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