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MONDAY AFTERNOON. JULY 15. 1963 THE NORTH ADAMS. MASSACHUSETTS. TRANSCRIPT SEVEN MUrNUAT AMCKnW^lN, awi-i i a, i J"J _^_______ ' ' ^^ _ Williamstown Hosts Adams Legion in League Contest Tonight Foehl,ChapmanWin TaconicClubTourne> Ralph Frcssola of Wil- wn and Dick Hunter of Two Williams College varsity; featcd golf team aces, John Foehl of.liamst' Williamstown and Bill Chapman'Pittsfield in the finals, 4 and 2, of Greenwich, Conn., won the an-jcontinulng the fine shooting they nual Taconic Golf Club member-jdisplnyed on Friday when they guest tournament yesterday. [won medalist honors with a Coach Dick Baxter's pupils de-iblistering 68, three under par. Yankees Up Margin In American Legion (Ky the Associated 1'rcss) Consider the desperate plight of the New York Yankees. They've been forced to use the likes of Hector Lopez and John Blanchard in the outfield in place of injured super-slurs Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris. They've pressed their aging coach, Yogi Berra, inio duty as catcher and pinch hitler. They've had to put a youthful left-hander named Al Downing straight from the minors into their front-line pitching rotation. But, somehow or another, the Yankees have struggled into a e'i- game edge in the American League—which is quite an edge for this lime of the season, even for the perennial pennant winners. The Yanks pushed into their biggest lead of the year Sunday with a rionhleheader sweep over their favorite opponents, the Kansas Cily Athletics. A 14-liit attack led by Lopez, Berra and Blanchard powered the Yanks to an 11-6 victory in the four-hit __j Nellie Fox' clutch two-run single in the ninth inning following a fi-3 setback in the first game of home runs and swept Cleveland 5-3 and 8-2. The Detroit-at-Washingion dou- blehearier was rained out. The A's drew five walks off Bill Stafford in the first inning of the opener at Kansas City, taking a 4-9 lead, but the Yanks opener, while Downing's pitching and the slugging of El- slon Howard and Tom Tresh won the second game 5-0. The Boston Red Sox kept their slim hold on second place in a split at Los Angeles, winning the second game 5-0 after the Angels look Ihe opener 11-8. Chicago's third-place White Sox divided with Baltimore, nipping the Orioles 3-2 second game, while Earl Battcy, pounded back and finally made a rout of it with five runs in the eighlh. The 22-year-old Downing struck out 10 in his third shutout and fifth victory since being promoted from Richmond last month. Chet Nichols and relief ace Dick Hadatz combined for a five- hit shutout for the Red Sox in the second game at Los Angeles, while in the opener the Angels drew seven walks and every one became a run. Fox brought the While Sox a split with the Orioles when he banged a bases-loaded single with two out in the bottom of the ninth innin^ The second game was marred by a beanballing incident in which Manager Billy Hitchcock of the Orioles had to be restrained as he charged toward White Sox pitcher John Buzhardt. Jerry Adair was hit in the mouth and Brooks Robinson in the helmet by Buzhardt fast halls, Homers brought Minnesota 11 of its 13 runs in the sweep over Cleveland. Reserve Don Mincher belted a grand slam and Harmon Killebrew hit a two-run shot in the Zoilo Versalles and Vic Power connected in the opener. Jim Kaat and Bill Pleis were the winning Minnesota unloaded a barrage pitchers. Petitt Takes Third Feature In Row at Track WEST LEBANON, N.Y. —Link Petitl from Schenectady, N.Y. won his third feature race this Saturday night ab Lebanon Valley Speedway. Petitt showing his Excellent driving ability took the lead on the ninth lap from Stretch Van- Sleenburg and led all Ihe way. Howie Westerfelt from Havena, N.Y. was second with Van Steenburg garnishing third and Joe Messina on his tail for fourth. The feature event saw the caution flag come out four times first in the third lap and then in the seventh lap it took three re starls to get going. The first lime the yellow came out in the 7th lap Doug Garrison's No. X was bouncing off the wall, the only damage was a flat and that was quickly replaced but the crew bad plenty of time, as on the the cars only went next re-start half lap be lore Nelson Grignon was tangled in the first turn. On the third restart Doug Garrison hit the wall on the front stretch very hard and the car was out for the evening, Doug was uninjured. The fourlh and final re-slart saw 24 of the original 33 starters take the green flag and finish. Petitt driving the Gt. Barrington Special is the only driver to capture three feature wins at Lebanon Valley Speedway this season, Joe Messina is next witii two wins. The summaries: 1st Race - Doug Garrison, Hudson, N.Y., Schooch Schoonmaker, Ravena, Stretch Van Stecnburg, Saugerlies, N.Y. 2nd Race —Howie Westerfelt, Ravena, N.Y., Joe Messina, Albany, Dan Dudley, Piltsfield. 3rd Race — Link Petitt, Don Rounds, Appanau", R.I. Bob Brenan, Troy. Consolation race —Nelson Grig non, Troy, Ed Delmolino, Bar- ringlon, Joe Lawrence, Ncwburg, N.Y. Feature race —Link Pelitl, Howie Weslerfelt, Slrelch Van- Slccnburg, Joe Messina, Don Gutbrodt, Gob Brcunn, Chuck Irving. Adams Babe Ruth Hoosac Valley-First National Bank 9, Arnold's 3, Glen Germanowski the winner, Jim Belangcr also working. John Lawson and Willie Pent pitched for Arnold's. SO—Belangcr 4, Lawson 2, Peat 1. W — Belangcr 2, Lawson 4, Germanowski 1, Peat 2. Jim Potter had a triple and single. RBIs: Garafario; Sadlowski, Hartlcdge, Polter. SH- Czorwinski, Germanowski. SB— Harlledge, Peat 2, Magnifico, Couture, Garnfano, Szpila, Rousseau 3, Anderson, Potter 2. Oiihnelle, Pent and Couture niiide a double phiy. The line score: Arnold 000 300 0—3 5 HV-FNU MO 051 x-9 8 U—Ed Rousseau, Ted Turoczy. TACONIC GOLF CLUB CHAMPIONS — Bill Chapman of Greenwich, Conn., left and John Foehl of Williamstown shown with Fred B. Wlndover, tournament committee chairman following their victory over Ralph WEait£*L Fressola of Williamstown and Dick Hunter of Pittsfield in the finats for the Taconic Golf Club'j annual member-guest championship tournament yesterday. Foehl, Chapman were medalists on Friday. Summer Basketball The box scores of Norlh Adams Summer Basketball League games played last Friday night: Western Gateway Schulze Less R. Boisjolie F. Cariddi Altiore L. George Lamoureaux Division B . 1 0 . 5 . 2 . 2 . 0 11 Dave Morehead Named to Face Angels in Final LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Boston Red Sox were looking for little breathing room today as rookie right-hander Dave Morehead faced Don Lee o! Los Angeles in the windup of their three-game series. Reliefer Chel Nichols drew a rare starting assignment and gave the Red Sox a split in their doubleheader with the Angels Sunday, Boston taking the nightcap 5-0 after dropping the opener 10-8. Nichols allowed only one Los Angeles bnscrumicr past second but gave way to Dick Radatz in the ninlh when Bob Perry doubled and Leon Wagner walked. Radatz preserved the shutout. The split left Boston in second place, one percentage point in front of Chicago and (i'a games i back of first-place New York. Lu Clinton hit a grand slam home run in the first game and Carl Yastrzemksi stroked a two- run homer in the ninth, hut the Angels took advantage of seven walks from starter Earl Wilson and Arnold Earley. Totals 2! .T. T. lins Lines B Senecal 1 Alcaro 2 Caproni 4 Skorupski 7 Talro 3 F 0 0 2 0 5 1 2 10 F 1 2 2 2 1 DodgersWiden Edge In National League (By tlic Associated Press) The last time the Los Angeles Dodgers made a swing through the 2! East their usually mild-mannered boss, Walter Alston, got just a little snippy. Said he was tired of being asked when he was going to be fired. That Brazeau, Totals ... Officials: Mini's News Kevin Boisjolie .. Gentile Chris Mahoney .. Francis Bass 52 43 Fosler. B Substitutes did most of the 'ork in the second gnme, Nichols allowed only four hits; the in- Totals field of Dick Stuart, Billy Card-1 Hunters . 4 12 , 1 2 Totals 24 Co. K B McConnell 2 Lorring 1 Collins fl Vadmds 3 Spooner 3 Barkis 1 Tokarz 2 Totals 12 Officials: Stone, Noel. Junior Division F 2 0 5 1 0 8 F fl 0 fl 0 (i i 2 Spraguc Boisvcrt Patashnick Gentile W. Hurlbut Bulletl RogowskI Tavarcs 3 27 a couple of months ago, The Dodgers were in fifth place and four games out. The Dodgers ai e now on another Easlcrn swing. They have won seven straight, own the largest lead the National League has seen in two years—Gli games—their pitching is shaping up as the best in baseball and Walter is just as pleasant as can be. No one is asking him when lie's going to l)e fired. The Dodgers extended their string 3-2 behind Johnny Podres Sunday in the rain-shortened first game of a scheduled doubleheader at Philadelphia. The second game was postponed. The victory added a half game to the Dodger lead over second- place San Francisco, rained out in a scheduled doubleheader at Pittsburgh. Houston extended the New York Mets' losing string to 15 games, 8-3 in a game that was halted by rain in the eight. A scheduled second game after the Reds had won tlie opener 5-3. St. Louis :«mped to a 10-3 victory over Chicago, then lost 7-3. Podres, a lefty on a comeback, now is 8-6 and teams with Sandy Koufax and Don Drysdale to give the Dodgers perhaps the best front-line pitching in baseball. His triumph at Philadelphia was his fourth straight victory, all by one run. Houston built a seven-run first inning around John Bateman's bases-loaded triple and coasted in against the hapless Mets. The game was called after Frank Thomas hit a two-run homer in the Mets' eighth. Home runs by Marty Keough and Vada Pinson won the opener for Cincinnati and John Tsitouris, but the Braves rushed out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning of the nightcap and the Reds never caught up. Joe Torre's two-run double was the big blow. Bob Shaw, who lost the opener as a starter, came on in relief to preserve the second game for Milwaukee after the Reels rallied (or two runs in the ninth. The Card-Cubs split left Chica go .001 ahead of St. Louis in their struggle for third place. The Cards got 16 hits, four by Dick Groat, scored four limes in the first inning and romped in the openPi Home runs by Ron Santo, Lou Brock nnd Ernie Banks won the second game for the Cubs. Santo also homered in the first game. called up from the minors last month, 5-0 over Kansas City. HITTlNG-Dick Groat, Cardinals, collected six hits, including two doubles, in eight trips, drove n three runs and scored three in doubleheader spiit with Chicago Cubs. St. Louis won opener 10-3, ost second game 7-3. NewEngiand Sports in Briel Dick Williams and Felix j Schmidt 3 ner, Mantilla turned in [our double plays; Mantilla and Williams each had doubles and Nichols contributed two safe bunts and a ,m batted in, Boston Patriots To Hold Tryouts Nauphton Calahan ... B. Hurlbut Gallagher . Rys Bulletti .... Partenope . about this year's the strongest squad BOSTON (AP) — The Patriots of the American Foot- hall League hold tryoius today preparatory to beginning drills at their Andover training camp Tuesday. The tryout.s fire slated for Ens! Boston Stadium. Any aspirants who show enough promise will be taken to Andover, where newcomers, quarterbacks and centers report. Palriols Conch Mike Holovnk is optimistic squad. This is we've ever taken to camp," he said, "there is competition for every spot, and that's the way I like it." In Addition to n record number of rookie draftees, Holovnk also will be viewing former Philadelphia Engle'Bobby Walston pins two 1%0 regulars—Oscar Lofton and George McGce. Among the draft crop are flanker back Al Snyder of Holy Cross, defensive back Tim Ganntncr of John Cnrroll, end Art Graham of Boslmi College, guard Dave Wnlson of Georgia 5 Tech, end Dick Williamson of Alabamn and center Don McKin- Totals I I'nlirc Boston Davine . Norcro.ss Dasatti ,. Lewitl Kelly Williams Totals Lions D'Arcangelo 4 lacucssa 0 Alcombright 0 Gwowli-. 0 non ot Dartmouth, B 10 . n . 3 . '!. . 3 . fl 25 B Scrivens Durant. , Rivard .. Bordardi Gallese .. F 3 0 2 4 n •I II F 2 0 0 0 2 3 3 2 0 POWNAL Vt. (AP) —A record|Bedford, Mass., 6-4, R-IO, 6-4. The hand at top-seeded Gillcy heat Walter ft,101 spectators were on Green Mountain Park Saturday night as Floyd won the featured race in 1:58 over seven furlongs. Floyd returned $15.00, $5.60 and TYNGSBORO, Mass. (AP) —: Bruce Dobic, a 23-year-old Texas Tech student from Worcester, is Hie Iflia Massachusetts amateur golf champion. Dobie rallied from a four-hole deficit Saturday to eliminate Bob Kimuac of Sharon, 2 and 1, in their 3H-holc playoff at Vesper OlCounlry Club. Dobie, who plays out 45 P 23 of Hill- crcst, trnilcfl Kirouac by four holes after the first Ifi holes. But he birdied the 17lh, llith, l!)th and 21st and went one up on the 22nd, when he sank a 45-foot putt. Kirounc, whose father won the title in 1032, gained a 2-up lead on the 27th, but Dobie deadlocked the 29tli and pained the hand for the final time Blauvclt of Lynn, Mass., 6-3, fi-1 in bis semi-final. Terry Rockefcllow of Hamilton N.Y., veteran Colgate tennis coach, teamed with Vermetle to ,vin the doubles title, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 over Blanvelt and Gilley. Kay Hubbell of Conway won the women's senior crown with a 15-3, 6-4 triumph over Almeda Howard of Center Sandwich, 6-3, 6-4. 4 * * EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I (AP) —Frank McBride Jr. o: Providence has won the same title his father garnered 41 years ago .the Rhode Island amateur golf championship. ' former Holy Sprague McBride defeated Crras golfer Joe Totals ............. 12 12 3i League Standing Senior Division Western Gateway W 4 J. T. Bus Lines ........ 3 Mini's News .............. 3 Co. K Old Timers ...... 2 Junior Division Hunter Machine Police Assn Lions Club Spragut Management .... :t on upper will) a par three on the 32nd They halved the next two holes and' Dobie won on the 3Sth when Kirounc missed a four-foot putt. > » t II1NSDALE, N.II. (AP)-IIoney Doll won the featured mile pace at Hinsdiile Raceway Saturday night, paying $7 to win after finishing in 2:03,3. A crowd of 4,805 bet $15S > 4?,7. * * • NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (API- New England junior lightweight champion Paddy Read of Providence, R.I., meet* Johnny Bizzard of Eric, Pa., tonight in a 15- round bout (it Sargent Field. • • • NORTH CONWAY, N. H. (AP) —Ulninc Gilley of Melrosc, Mass, won the Tri-Statc Senior Tennis Championship by default Sundny when Waller Focger of Norlh Troy, VI., wns loo exlinusted to piny. Focger won hi* long semi-final with Armand Vermeil* of N«w 1922, beating Ralph Triggs on the 37th liole at Aga warn Hunt Sunday after the two nded tlieir 36-hole final in a deadlock. The elder McBride won the title in Rooks. McBride was two down after the IS-liole morning round, card, ng a 7C> lo Sprague's 75, bill squared things at the 157-yan 25th when his tee shot bounced in and out of the cup, leaving bin a one-inch putt. ' On the extra Me, McBride hac a par three, sinking a 12-foo putt. Sprague drove into a trap and failed to reach the green on liis second shot. Weekend Fights (By Ihe Atsodalcd Prcsi) MEXICO CITY—Sugar Ramo« 126, Cuba, outpointed Raflu King 125, Niegeria, 15. Ramos retained world featherweight title. NEW YORK — Joey Archer l.Wi, New York, outpointed Far id Salim, 161, Argentina, 10. NAGOYA, Japan — Milsunor. Seki, 125 I ,4, Japan, outpointed Dommy Barahaja, 1MW, Philip- 10. Area Sports Events American Legion Adams vs Williamstown Mitchell Field - 6:00 Softball Trl Cily League Cozy Corner vs Pfister Noel Field - 6:30 Old Timers League Telephone vs VFW Braytonville — 6:15 Sprague League Control Lab vs Test Equip. Greylock — 8:15 Adam* Industrial League Arnold Print vs L. L. Brown Russell Field — 6:15 Schouler League Greyloek vs Co. K Noel Field — 6:00 Super Mkts vs Ashkar Sales Greylock — 6:00 Adams Rahe Ruth Albert's-Super Mkts vs Nelco Renfrew Field — 6:00 Norlh Adams Little League Kiwanis vs Rotary Greylock — 6:15 ICW vs Sprague Kemp Park — 6:15 Adams Little League Berkshire Textile vs Elks League Park — 6:00 Wlilliimsfown Little League Holy Name vs Howard Johnson League Park — 6:15 College Town Nine Lists Three Games Williamstown and Adams Amer- can Legion teams are scheduled to meet tonight at Mitchell Field n Williamstown to play off the .-1 tie game of a few weeks ago. Adams will probably send Chet !ajac to lh« mound while Wil- iamstown will use either Kim Chapman or Billy Leele. Adams was behind 1-0 in the ,hird inning yesterday in its eague game with South Berkshire at Renfrew Field when rain set for the game. JFrocopio, If Williamstown played a non- p Rj|| 0> c [ .... cague game yesterday at Keener-robin, cf ... N.H. lossing to the New Hamp- p re ']ani, 2b . shire lea:n, 6-0. Jerry Madden : ather-Son Tennis Event At Pittsfield Northern Berkshire father and on tennis combines are invitee o enter the first annual Berk- hire County Falher-Son Tennis Tournament at the Pitlsfield Coun- ry Club this Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21. Dr. William Beautyman of Pilts- ield is tournament chairman. Enry fee is $2.50 per team. Entries nust be made by at least Thursday. Those wishing to compete are asked to contact either Dr. Beautyman at Hi 3-9248 or call Dudley Bell at the Pittsfield Country Club. The week of Aug. 19 Pittsfield Country Club will host the Mas- :achusetts Junior Boys cbampion- ihip tourney and during the same week the Western New England iirls championship tourney. viajor League Stars I By the Associated Press) PITCHING—Al Downing, Yan- ;ees, gave up four hits and struck iut 10 in recording his third shut- Alerts out and fifth victory since being Crystal Little Leagues North Adams The District 1 champioaship games for the two North Adams teams will be played this Saturday night. It was originally reported that they -would be played last Saturday night. The two teams North and South, play at Pittsfield. Adams Lions 6, Elks 1, Trumble the winner, allowing one hit, J. Kalisz the loser. SO—Kalisz 7, Trum- bie 13. W—Kalisz 3. hit a three-run horn- a solo. Hakes had a Trumble er, Kalisz RBIs: Hakes 2, Girgenti, J. Kalisz, Trumble 3. The line score: Lions 300 300-6 9 Elks MO OW—1 ] U — Cardin, Fiedler. Alerts 7, Crystal Creamery 3, Skrocki the winner, Robinson the loser. SO-Skrocki 6, Robinson 7, W-Robinson 4, Skrocki 5. M. Clarke hit a two-run homer Left-hander Mike Rellly pitched a five-hitter for Pittsfield. He .struck out six and walked four. Francis Rcardon, Carl Boteze and Pete Ellsworth had two hits apieco for Pittsfield. Boteze drove in three runs. Danny Desantis had two runs batted in for the winners. Paul Procopio and Tom Tobin tripled (or Pitlsfield. The summary: Piltsficlii ab h h rbi Powers, ss 4 2 1 activities, No dale has been:n e;ir don, II) 5 1 2 Russo, 2b . litched for Williamstown and al- Boteze, 3b lowed six hits. klalian, 3b . Williamstown got five hits, one each by Butchy Prenguber, Ron Shepard, Bill Fooie, Craig Macomber and Pete Welanelz. Tomorrow night. Williamstown will play a league game Dalton winding up the Legion seires. On Wednesday night, Williamstown will entertain the Great Barat Mitchell E'worth, rf, If . DeSantis, c Giardina, c Reiily, p Totals I.ee Dewkiti, rf ...... Stedman, If .... Hunter,' Ib, ss .. 27 13 11 10 ah r h rbi .3100 ,4010 ringlon semipro nine Field. Ostrander, Ib Champions Again Field, cf Pittsfield clinched the Berkshire| Lament, ss, p County American Legion Baseball Cooper, p ... League championship by wallop- Ingegni, 2b .. ing Lee, 13-3, in a rain-delayedj Drumm, c 3 0 game at Clapp Park Sunday aft-j Biggs, p " ° ernoon. It was the ninth consecu-Payson, ib 3 1 live win for Coach George (Red)! Plean's unbeaten team. Pittsfield! Totals will close its league season against Pittsfield Lee in Lee Wednesday night, 'Lee 001 100 1- 28 3 5 1 621 400 0—13 Yogi Berra Goes Harry Parker On Hitting Binge Harvard Coach KANSAS CITY (AP)-Yogi Ber- CAMBHIDGE, Mass. (AP) — ra 38 years young, is on a hitting It's official, Harry Parker has streak that gives the New York I moved from "acting 1 to off.cial g Yankees a lift when they need it most, with Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris on the shall. This doubtless is what the Yanks had in mind when they kept him on the active list as a player-coach. Berra is making the decision look good, with a 10- for-18 splurge in his last five games, raising his batting average as a part time performer to .304. Berra drove in eighl runs and slugged two homers and two doubles in the streak. jti. t^mi rvt nit n *>«* • ".. ..«...-.. Cardin had a triple, Schutz and Berra stroked a double and two singles, drove in a run, scored J. De- once and caught the game as the Cardin Yanks beat Kansas City ll-G Svm- Robinson doubles. Nice catches were Blois and P. Kirk. made a good play on a grounder. RBIs' Clarke 4, Schutz, Cardin 2, Mikejewski. The line score: 202 000 201 030 LEAGUE STANDINGS Crystal Creamery Berkshire Textile Lions Elks Alerts A.F.L. 523 W 4 3 3 3 2 0 Pet. 800 600 600 500 500 000 head varsity crew coach at Harvard. The announcement came Saturday from athletic director Tom Bolles after the confirmation of Parker had been made by the University's Board of Overseers. Parker had been made "acting" coach after the death of Harvey Love. His Crimson var- sily heavyweights compiled a 3-1 record capped by an eight length victory over traditional rival Yale.' Parker, 27, Is believed to be the nation's youngest head coach of a major college crew. day. Berra sidestepped any discussion of his future in baseball. He made it clear, though, he feels his career as a player isn't over. When it is, that will be enough for a decision. Manager Ralph Honk said Berra's hitting was no surprise to him. "Yogi is sure a nice guy to have around when the rioubleheaders Is By Stray Bullet MELROSE, Mass. (AP) —Robert McCorry Jr., 15, was at bat soon in a pickup baseball game yes- jlerday when he felt what he thought was a bee sting on his right forearm. He didn't let it bother him and he got a hit, When lie got home he showed the "sling" to his father. Out start piling up," Houk said. "Next popped a .22 caliber bullet. year? Well, that's a long way off." Police today were trying to de- lermine who fired the bullet. A Totally Different Ale with & distinctive continental diameter. Black Horse is the perfect coniplernent to good food and good company . . . the alo preferred by discriminating people everywhere. Try it today, won't you? Ditrributed by: Jllack Horse llrewery of Lawccncc, Lamencc, Mais.—1721 New England Liquor Sales, Inc., Pittsfield

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