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Japan / Baseball / Female Pitcher #976476

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 15, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(California: John Blackstone) 18-year-old Eri Yoshida, a female knuckleball-throwing pitcher from Japan who plays for the minor league Chico, California Outlaws baseball team, featured; scenes shown. [Outlaws general manager Mike MARSHALL†- says she fits in so well.] [2 FANS – comments.] [YOSHIDA {thru translator} – says maybe she can compete with men if she can master it.] [UC Berkeley's Bob JACOBSEN††, Boston Red Sox pitcher Tim WAKEFIELD†- comment on the knuckleball.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Blackstone, John
Duration:
00:02:40

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