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NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 06, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Testimony of major league baseball player Keith Hernandez on his cocaine addiction during trial of accused drug trafficker Curtis Strong examined; scenes shown. His remarks quoted on screen. Testimony of player Enos Cabell outlined; players implicated by him listed, shown. [Defense attorney Adam RENFROE, Junior - claims baseball is on trial.] [Former player Doc ELLIS - notes factors encouraging drug abuse in baseball.] Those players yet to testify listed.
REPORTER: James Polk Artist: Charlotta McKelvey

(Studio) Stmt. by cmnsr. Peter Ueberroth's office that Dale Berra is only player agreeing to vol. drug test, noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Polk, James

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