Interview with SF Giants Pitcher Sam McDowell

 
Date: 1/28/1972
Reference Number:
KPIX 107413-2
Format:
16mm newsfilm
Description/Summary:
KPIX Eyewitness News report from January 28th 1972 featuring an interview with new San Francisco Giants baseball pitcher Sam McDowell (nicknamed "Sudden Sam" for his deceptive fastball), who was traded from the Cleveland Indians in November 1971. He discusses leaving Cleveland, making adjustments to National League rules and says he wants to bring home a World Series at San Francisco.
Availability:
Mp4 video file streaming online in DIVA:
https://diva.sfsu.edu/collections/sfbatv/bundles/218595
Collection/Copyright Holder:
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Further Details:
Contact resident Film Archivist Alex Cherian (Email: acherian@sfsu.edu)