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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 01, 1983
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(Studio) Baseball players Gaylord Perry, Johnny Bench and Carl Yastrzemski announced.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(NYC) Careers of Bench and Yazstrzemski recalled; films shown. [BENCH, YASTRZEMSKI - are satisfied with careers; praise teams.] [San Diego manager Dick WILLIAMS, coach Danny OZARK - praise both men.] Yastrzemski's mtgs. with Richard Nixon, Lyndon Johnson, shown. [December 1970, BENCH and Bob HOPE - entertain troops in Vietnam; Bench sings with Cincinnati Orchestra.] Career-related statistics for both outlined on screen. [BENCH, YASTRZEMSKI - comment on careers.] Ted Williams mentioned.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

Kelley, Chris;
Schieffer, Bob

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