NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 29, 2001
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(Studio: Stone Phillips) Report introduced.
(New York: David Bloom) Questions concerning the true age of Bronx Bombers Little League baseball star pitcher Danny Almonte featured; scenes shown of the reception in New York City for the team. [In Dominican Republic, Almonte's mother Sonia ROJAS(thru translator) - says claims that Danny is actually 14 are gossip.] [Little League parent Janet PERILLO - says other teams should play fairly.] [Sports columnist Frank DEFORD - says anti- immigration groups will use the situation to prove their points.]
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