Raw footage of sports commentary by Bill Veeck in O'Sullivan's bar.
00:00Copy video clip URL Bars.
01:20Copy video clip URL Bill Veeck drinks a beer at O’Sullivan’s, filming the pilot for the Mr. Bill Show. He discusses the question of who are the best athletes.
04:17Copy video clip URL Veeck discusses selling the White Sox, and the glut of baseball teams that are for sale. He says it’s because players run the game now, not owners. “Marvin Miller is the commissioner of baseball; Bowie Kuhn is the commissioner of whom?”
06:53Copy video clip URL Veeck discusses selling the White Sox. Take two.
09:44Copy video clip URL Veeck discusses athlete immorality and the habit of re-negotiating contracts. “That is a subtle form of blackmail.” Veeck blames college coaches for not living up to their contracts and setting a bad example. He uses Lou Saban as an example.
13:58Copy video clip URL Veeck discusses athlete immorality in contracts. Take two.
17:29Copy video clip URL Veeck discusses athlete immorality in contracts. Take three.
19:55Copy video clip URL End of tape.