1955 Garth Bray
Pipers, Cleaners Post Pony League Victories j +j , Pacific Pipers and Moder Cleaners came through wit clearcut • victories in a pair o games played Wednesday evening in the Provo Pony League base ball competition. The Pipers broke a 5-5 deadlock with a pair of runs in the top half of the eighth inning to bea Levens Tigers 7-5 in one of the best played games in Harmon Park this season. Eddie Richards, Pacific Pipe righthander, was knocked out o the box by the hard hitting Tigers How They Stand By UNITED PRESS American League W. L. Pet. GB New York 39 21 .650 .. Chicago 34 20 .630 2 Cleveland 35 23 .603 3 Detroit 31 25 .554 6 Boston 27 3.1 .466 11 Washington 23 34 .404 14% Kansas,City 2236 .37916 Baltimore 19 40 .322 Wednesday's Results Boston 9 Kansas City 6 Detroit 8 New York 6 Bait. 6 Chicago 5 (1st, twi-night) Chicago 2 Bait. 0 (2nd, night) Washington 7 Cleveland 0 (night) Friday's Games Chicago at New York (night) Kansas City at Washington (night) but his • successor, Garth Bray and Dale Hetle for the Leven nine hooked up in a pitching duel tha was a beauty until the Pipers broke the ice in the extra inning Modern Cleaners had too much power for the First Security Bankers and they knocked them off 11-5 in a game that had both its good and its bad points. A couple of big innings in which the winners scored a trio of runs in each, set the stage for the victory, victory, after they had opened the game with a four run spree in the initial inning. The Bankers tried hard but they could do little against the three hit mound work of young Bob Leonard. Leonard had a no hit game going going into the fourth inning but big Jerry Geyerman spoiled that record record with a blast over the centerfield centerfield fence, his fourth of the season. season. Pacific Pipe .. 120 200 02—7 5 3 Levens 014 000 00—5 8 1 Eddie Richards, Garth Bray (1) and Gary Clayton; Dale Hetlo and Larry Black. Modern Cleaners 403 301—11 7 2 First Security .. 001 121— 533 Bob Leonard and Byron Penrod; Penrod; Jerry Geyerman, Karl Green (1) and Richard Frampton.