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Baseball / Drug Abuse #306040

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 24, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Players' response to baseball commissioner Peter Ueberroth's proposed voluntary drug-testing program in wake of Pittsburgh drug trial examined. [UEBERROTH - feels drug abuse is damaging baseball.] Testimony of major league players regarding their own drug abuse recalled. [UEBERROTH - feels drug testing will restore sport's credibility.] [Players Association spokesperson Don. FEHR - accuses Ueberroth of trying to bypass union.] [Players Larry ANDERSEN, Don MATTINGLY - disagree on testing concept.]
REPORTER: Harold Dow

Reporter(s):
Dow, Harold;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:00

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