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Baseball / Economics #309456

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Apr 27, 1986
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Sarasota, Florida: Jane Bryant Quinn) Wealth of modern day major league baseball players such as Jim Rice and lack of such for sport's original stars examined; Rip Sewell cited as example Historical footage shown. [SEWELL - cites need for retired players to receive more.] Pension plans for current players described. [Early WYNN - resents inequity.] [Player Bill BUCKNER - defs. current pay scale.] [Former player Jim BOUTON - claims owners rather than new generation of players cheated oldtimers.]

Quinn, Jane Bryant;
Spencer, Susan

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