Search the Archive

Baseball / Strike Warning #708135

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 16, 2002
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) The threat of a baseball strike introduced. [President BUSH - says the fans will be furious if there is a work stoppage.]

(New York: Bob Jamieson) The announcement by the baseball players union of a strike date featured; details given of the dispute over money including the luxury tax. [At Wrigley Field, players Joe GIRARDI†, Mark GRACE†- comment on a strike.] [Baltimore Orioles owner Peter ANGELOS†- says the spiralling payroll situation needs control.] [ESPN baseball analyst Peter GAMMONS†- says the money struggle is distasteful.]

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Seattle: Neal Karlinsky) The angry reaction of baseball fans to a possible strike featured. [On talk radio, FAN; former player Bobby DOERR - complain.] [Sports commentator Frank DEFORD†- says this is not a good time for a strike by young millionaires.] [Former player Tony GWYNN†- worries about getting fans back.] [Outside Safeco Field, two FANS - react.]

Jamieson, Bob;
Karlinsky, Neal;
Vargas, Elizabeth

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.