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Baseball / New Agreement / Gyro Ball #841979

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Oct 22, 2006
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Baseball's new contract agreement between players & owners & the outcome of the first World Series game between the Detroit Tigers & St. Louis Cardinals noted.

(New York: Anthony Mason) Baseball's new pitch dubbed the "gyro ball" featured; scenes shown from a ball field; details given about the development of the pitch by the Japanese. ["Baseball Prospectus" writer Will CARROLL†- explains how the pitch turns to the left & could be the outpitch for some pitcher.] [Retired pitcher Al LEITER†- says it is just a cut fastball.]

Mitchell, Russ;
Mason, Anthony

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