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(Studio) Geometry of baseball described.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(West Palm Beach, Florida) Various clauses in baseball players' contracts examined; fat clause for Bob Horner cited as example Salaries of Mike Schmidt and Dave Winfield noted. [Ozzie SMITH - likes being millionaire.] [HORNER - would be stupid not to accept clause.] Bob Shirley's pitching record and his salary mentioned. [George STEINBRENNER - thinks average players get too much, but not superstars.] Reggie Jackson's fan attendance clause described. [Tommy LASORDA - jokes about Fernando Valenzuela's wealth.] Babe Ruth's contract with New York Yankees in 1929 recalled. [Dan QUISENBERRY - dismisses players' worth.] Yogi Berra quoted.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg
- Goldberg, Bernard;
- Rather, Dan
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