Gary Smith Laurens Ny struck out 11 and walked 4
Carr Throws No-Hitter Dave Carr came within one man of pitching a perfect game as he threw a no-hitter to lead Milford lo a 9-0 win over South New Berlin in Tri-Valley West Play- In other league action, Lawens Lawens beat Cherry Valley 9-2 and Mt. Upton lopped Gilbertsville 4-0. Carr threw perfect ball until Mike Boyer drew a walk to lead off fhe sixlh inning. After retiring retiring Boyer on a double play, Carr retired the rest of the SNB lineup in order. Dave Bliss blasted a double and a triple to pace Milford, now 5-1,. in the hilling department. department. Carr added a double. Carr struck oul 13. Laurcns kept a slim hold o! second place with an easy win over Cherry Valley. Winner Gary Smith gave up only two hits -- a triple by loser Barry Van Alstine and a single by Jim Stabinow. Smith struck out 11 and walked four. Laurens is now 3-2. Gilbertsville and Mt. Upton locked horns in a pitching bat- lie, but the Mounties came oul on lop to throw third place into a three-way lie belwcen Gil- berlsville. Mt. Upton and South New Berlin. All have 3-3 records. Scolt Clark opened the firsl with a double and scored on errors. Bill. Curtis singled in fourth and came around in the fourth on three fielder's choices. In Ihe sixlh Jim Poller stroked a homer with a man on. Winner Bob Wadsworth slruck oul seven and walked six. Paul McClelland, who look Ihe loss, fanned six and did nol walk a man. Milford 010 112 4-9 11 0 SNB 000 000 0 -- 0 0 0 Carr and Bliss; R. Boyer and McCarthy, Warner (7). Cherry Valley 000 101 0--2 2 9 Laurcns 063 000 x--9 9 2 Van Alslino, Madison (5) and Slabinow; Smith and Sperry. Gilbertsville 000 000 0 -- 0 3 4 Ml. Upton 100 102 x--4 4 4 Benjamin and Williams; Wadsworth and Van Fleet.