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Ten O'Clock News; South End little league

08/09/1989

Meg Vaillancourt reports on the South End Little League championship series between the Dodgers and the Cardinals. Interviews with eleven- and twelve-year old players about why they like to play baseball. Vaillancourt notes that the diverse coaching staff is made up of volunteers from all over the city. Interviews with several coaches about their teams. One coach says that kids can make new friends and learn about people from different backgrounds through Little League baseball. Vaillancourt's report includes footage of the game, the players, the coaches, and the parents on the sidelines.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

South End little league

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:04:05

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Baseball players
Sports
Athletes
Baseball
Children
Race relations
Locations
South End (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Vaillancourt, Meg (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; South End little league,” 08/09/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6184C7F060FB4408930B0B2E92A7C6E3.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; South End little league.” 08/09/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6184C7F060FB4408930B0B2E92A7C6E3>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; South End little league. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6184C7F060FB4408930B0B2E92A7C6E3
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