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 - Berra's Homer Carries Yanks Past O's, 5-4 NEW...
Berra's Homer Carries Yanks Past O's, 5-4 NEW YORK (AP) _ Whiley Ford won his 19th game of the year and 13th in succession Saturday when Yogi Berra hit an "eighth inning hcme run for a 5-4 New York Yankee .victory ever Baltimore in 'a rain-delayed contest. Berra, 36-year-old Yank veteran, fhrilled the oldtimers 1 day crowd of 42.990 by hitting Jack Fisher's first.pitch in the eighth into .the lower right field stands. Barra's 13th homer of the season boosted the Yanks lead over second-place Detroit to two fufi games as the Tigers lost to nesota. " " . ' " ' _ ' . A. morning-long-rain .had forced postponement of a scheduled two- inning game between Giant-Dodger oldtimers and former Yankees. Hoyt W i l h e l m , Knuckle hall relief ace making his first start of the season, roughed up in the third when Yanks scored Tour runs. Ford ran into a wild streak in ±e fourth when the Orioles (cored two runs after two were jut. ,, al Football League are Baltimore lied the score at -M m the seventh on singles by Breeding and Brocks Robinsrn, JMlri I'lfnl^ -i--iH . _ 1 . - . I * - *'ild pitch and a two-run single oy Jackie Brandt. Baltimore New York Wilhelm, Stock (4), Fisher (?) *nd Triandos; Ford and Howard tf-Fcrd (19-2). L--Fisher (4-10). Home runs -- Nevr York", .13). 000 200 200-^4 7 1 004 000 Olx--5 9 Maris-Mantle Vs Babe Ruth Bjr The Associated Press The following table shows how Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle i New York compare with h record pace of Babe Ruth in TM' Player Homers Games Date Maris . 40 99 Mantle Ruth 40 S9 120 July 25 July 26 Aug. 22

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  1. The Salina Journal,
  2. 30 Jul 1961, Sun,
  3. Page 15

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