Decatur Review 5 April 1928

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Decatur Review 
5 April 1928 - to the to 11 second it was sublime hits tne...
to the to 11 second it was sublime hits tne with Rooms. 2 with Illini-AIabama Play 1 to Tuscaloosa, Ala., Apr. 5.--Darkness mlted a hurlers' duel here Wednes[ay afternoon between Alabama and llinois at the end of the ninth inning, with the score tied 1 to 1. Stewart outpitched Campbell, of the Crimson tide, but the Illini threw away, their scoring chances. Sweeney and Walker each bagged two of the ix hits garnered by the Northerners, the latter scoring Glade with only run for the Illinois nine in irst inning on a triple. The Southerners counted in the third frame when Finell doubled Torfier scored him with a single Stewart was master of the situation all the rest of the way. Lymperopou- ous helped him out by pulling the hidden ball trick on Tankersley in the seventh inning. Stewart fannec six of the Alabama athletes and a 1 ;he close of the game was tossing fast ball past them as First Basemar Gundlach of the Illini was put out the game in the ninth inning for protesting a called strike. The Illini hook up with Alabama in the second game of the serie Thursday.

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  1. The Decatur Daily Review,
  2. 05 Apr 1928, Thu,
  3. Page 16

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