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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 18, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Third World Series game between Oakland A's and Cincinnati Reds previewed. Report introduced.

(Oakland: Don Oliver) Sluggish rebuilding of Oakland, California, since last year's earthquake featured; lack of federal disaster relief noted; scenes shown. [A's owner Walter HAAS, civic leader Nancy MAYNARD, homeless Howard and Lynette DAY - comment.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reds' Billy Hatcher, a former nobody who had record seven straight hits, featured; scenes shown. [HATCHER - comments.] Audio heard from radio station announcement, placed by Reds manager Lou Piniella, asking pitcher Tom Browning, who had left Riverfront Stadium for hospital with pregnant wife, to come back.

Brokaw, Tom;
Oliver, Don

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