The Sports Scene in Russia

Publication Year:
1993
Usage 4
Downloads 4
Repository URL:
https://stars.library.ucf.edu/onsportandsociety/325
Author(s):
Crepeau, Richard C.; <p><a href="http://viaf.org/viaf/65282553">Crepeau, Richard C., 1941-</a> (VIAF)</p>
Tags:
Arete; Sport and Society; American Sport History; Soviet Union; Russia; Sports; Money; Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Soviet Union, Russia, Sports, Money; Soviet Union; Russia (Federation); Professional sports; Money
expert opinion description
This is the first year since 1964 that I have not been in the United States for the World Series. This year I left the country in the middle of the series, missing Games Five and Six. Unable to hear or see the final games I settled for BBC radio reports which I heard last Friday afternoon and Sunday morning in Moscow. The reports were sketchy but I did know that Curt Shilling had shut out the Blue Jays 2-0 on Thursday to send the Series back to Toronto.