NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 15, 2008
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(Washington: Tom Costello) The Congressional hearings on steroid use in baseball reviewed; details given of the Justice Department investigation into whether player Miguel Tejada lied about witnessing steroid use and baseball commissioner Bud Selig’s agreement to implement the recommendations in former Senator George Mitchell’s report; photos shown of 19-year-old Efrain Marrero, who killed himself after using steroids. [Representative Tom DAVIS- says baseball needs to fix the problem.] [January 7, pitcher Roger CLEMENS – says he got shots from trainer Brian McNamee.] [SELIG – says he accepts responsibility.] [MITCHELL – says our children are using these substances.]
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