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Sports / Basketball / Boxing / Tennis / Baseball #78513

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 09, 1982
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(Studio) Basketball games between Boston Celtics-Philadelphia 76'ers, Los Angeles-San Antonio reported; performances of Larry Bird, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar noted. Film of Celtics game shown courtesy CBS Sports. Condition of boxer Sugar Ray Leonard following eye surgery mentioned. Tennis match between Ivan Lendl and Eddie Dibbs described, shown. Gaylord Perry's baseball record today examined. [PERRY - denies using Vaseline to throw spitter.] Carl Yastrzemski of Boston Red Sox noted hitting batting record; details given. [YASTRZEMSKI - recalls earlier career.] His career reviewed; films shown. [YASTRZEMSKI - comments on physical condition, superstitions, current career.] Boston's record in American League mentioned; Yastrzemski's son noted playing for Florida State Univ.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

Schaap, Dick

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