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Sports and Racism #311951

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 07, 1986
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(NYC: Bob Faw) Chgs. of racism by New York Mets player George Foster examined; details given, scenes shown. [FOSTER - claims he was quoted out of context.] [Coach Bill ROBINSON, general manager Frank CASHEN - deny allegations.] Similar chgs. against NFL (National Football League) and other baseball teams noted. [Cubs coach Billy WILLIAMS, sociologist Harry EDWARDS - agree with allegations.] Jackie Robinson recalled. [Former sportscaster Red BARBER - disagrees.] [Football player Jim BROWN, Arthur ASHE - discuss situation.]

Faw, Bob;
Kuralt, Charles

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