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 - TEMPLE. April 22— UP —The Temple Eagles...
TEMPLE. April 22— UP —The Temple Eagles defeated the Waco Pirates 6 to 3 Thursday night for their second win a row off the Pirates. Mike Gazella and Waco’s Roger Sawyer tangled in a pitcher’s duel, each hurler giving up seven hits but Temple’s nits came at more opportune opportune times. Temple scored in the third inning inning with a walk to Kenny Jones and Earl Hamman's single. Waco went ahead in the fourth when Ray Zonta homered with Ray Babcock on base. Temple went into the lead in fifth on doubles by Hammen, Nelson Nelson Daehn and a walk to Jack Wilkinson. Wilkinson. Waco tied it up in the top of the sixth when Jack Falls singled to score Babcock. Gazella put Temple back into the lead in the seventh with a 340-foot home run. The Eagles added two insurance runs in the eight. War« ah h a a Tern ah h n a Mat He 3 4 0 3 2 Human s S 3 1 6 Babcock 2 4 2 2 2 Wilknsn 2 3 0 3 2 Zonta.rf 2 110 Paehn.cf 4 14 0 Falls.If 4 12 0 Bell.If 3 110 Paepke c 3 2 4 0 Stutts.rf 4 0 10 Cooper,1 4 0 10 0 Steele.3 3 0 2 2 Mejias.ef 3 10 0 Moyer.l 4 15 1 Sanchez.s 3 0 14 Jones .r 2 0 5 0 a Rodriaz 1 0 0 0 Gazella.p 2 112 Sawyer, p 3 0 12 Total« 31 7 24 10 Total* 30 7 27 13 a—Hit into a double play for Sanchez in ath. Waco ................................. 000 201 000—3 Temple ............................. 001 020 12x—€ R—Babcock 2. Zonta. Hamman. Wilkinson. Wilkinson. Moyer. Gazella, Jones 2. E—None. RBI—Hamman 3. Zonta 2. Daehn 2. Hall. Gazella. 2B— Paepke, Daehn. Hamman 2. HR-Zonta. Gazella SH-Gazella. DP- Himman. Steele. Wilkinson. Moyer: Matile Matile (unassisted»: Steele. Wilkson, Moyer. LOB-Waco 5. Temple 8. BB-Sawyer 6. Gazella 3. SO—Sawyer 4. Gazella 5. HR— Gazella (Zonta* Sawyer * Gazella >. PR— Peepke. U—Harper and Bahr. T—2:10. A— 499.

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  1. The Waco News-Tribune,
  2. 23 Apr 1954, Fri,
  3. Page 11

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