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Sports ' Sunday Morning, October 1, 1841 {•| £r 7* > REVERIES, PAST JOC Ct6pflUS PRESENT. FUTUJUS i BY ROBS PRYSOCK i Ther* "will be 'World Series gam««, Little World Series and. many other series .final for the 1944 baseball season in various parts of th« country, but it U doubtful if there will be any series on any diamond anywhere that will be closer:or more hotly'contested than our own. Pen- Mar series now being played. Two games of A scheduled three out of fiva game series for the championship of the league this Mason Have beea played, and the third meeting of the contenders for the crown will open today at CentervUle, ; The flrsfl : jrajne, played Hi OeatcrviUe two weeks ago today, 'resulted In the Queen City Brewers being returned victor* ot the play by an 8-7 score. Last Sunday, the «econd g»n» w»« played at the North End grounds her* in Cumberland, and that contest closed with the Brewers again on top by a score of 13 to 11. The third game will be played at Centrevllls thl» after-noon, beginning »t 3:30 o'clock. '.While the Queen CHy club is leading two to nothing in the series, it does not mean that the two game •winners have had an easy time or that the series has been a one-sided affair. JFar from it. In garfi ol the game*, the Centerville Reds took the- lead and retained It to the final minutes of each game, when the Brewers knocked the ball about the lots and scored enough runs-in the ftnal innings to win the game. Each of the games has been hard f ought with the. two teams well matched. The Centerville club is trying to retain the championship for two consecutive years, havtojr been crowned with that title at iha clos« of the 1343 ' season. Durins the first half of the 1944 split season, the Reds took the lead and kept It to the end of. the half, and through that half season •winning, they . became the opponent of the Qneeri City club, winner of the second half, in the present series. Daring ths latter- *mi?.aoMi>i:, slic K6u£ didn't show as they did In the early part of the year, and were unable to hold out against the Victorians Queen City club. If the Brewers win today's game, the series..will be over and Queen City, will be the 1844 champion, but if the Reds win. today, they, will come to Cumberland next Sunday to play the fourth game, and maybe It will mean a full flvo game series as originally proposed. However, there is precedence lor such a thing 'as -winning—for the Queen Qity—in" three straight gomes, as it has been done before. This fa the third straight year ta which Centervtlle »nd Queen City have battled for championship honors In. 'the league. Three years ago, In 1612, the Brewers beat the-Beds in a two .out of three gtun»' eerlcs. Last, year, CentervUle "beat the Brewera three'-straight. games in what was scheduled as a three out of five game series. So this year, there is the fjwartion raised: "Will the Brewers reverse the style and become champion In three -straight tames?" The Brewers are composed of players, many ot whom cannot lay claim to-youth any more. Younger players were featured in several of the other clubs in the Fen-Mar League this year but the older players of the Brewers were able to play « steady game and win- the final half and go into a two-game lead in the playoff series. It will be interesting to see how they come out -That gsma Friday evening at Fort Hill Stadium has convinced football fans and general supporters of the two competing schools that both Fort Hill and Allegany present 'the best prospects this season in several years. Fort Hill won the first of the two games nchednled io he played by the two teams this year, and they were justly and fairly entitled to the laurels accompanying the victory, In winning, however} tha victor hnd a full realization of things-1< come. Allegany Campers starte* the 1944 training season not too we! hfeeled, and it wna the wonder o! those who saw the fame Friday eve- nlng that they were able to do so well. AUegahy lost heavily las spring, and at that time, when Coach Walter "Bill" Bowers made the statement that tho loss -would not be as serious to football prospects as to basketball and bnseball we wondered how he could feel tha way, when we considered the Ioss»s In football. The coach didn't seem to be worried about football at all but expressed himself in no un certain terms as to the blow sus talned in the other two main sports \Ve commented on this In this column at the time last June, and we were "unconvinced. We could see few players of experience left for the couch to build a. football team around, and the more we thought of It, the more •we wondered what he bad 'In mind. We never learned until this fall. Even In the past few •weeks, Coach Bowers has nwde few stateinent-t that seemed to tis to be optimistic. Neither were they pessimistic, and we began to get the feeling that he had something that no others knew about. Right from the start he had dlffl eulty getting his team together be cause of a lack of equipment, but h went on, sometimes with a sma' number out for squad practice, an from day to dny. there were absen tees, but ha went on and entere his first game at Somerset, re suiting in a complete rout of an op posing team that Inflicted Injurte to his boys, but his team didn't Je the others score. Then Friday night, on the strength of thai victory, we had the thought that bir'team wonid play a ctofW-Mfd&e battle with his scb*»T« rrf*4«»t rival, because o.Vajsaf!>tfa!jji)r. and b«- eaus« he .tad comer'boyt- in the backfleld who enuld throw the ball and some others who could .catch it In passing for train*. We alto considered [be kicking . - ability of John Cox. n»dem<in- f • strated In the floriwrscl gamp, \ ami balancing H with the tae work of fort Hill'* learn In 1U first g»me. w« judged th« twe tnuns could battle to jm even score with a difference only in' the placement,. Well, we slipped, as Cox failed to :lck, and rort Hill's Donald Whlle- rhari kicked a goal, contrary to his "Irst game's experience. • .-..'.• • •' And, Fort Hill won because that ame Don Whileman played a -whale of a game, and he sparked bis. team to: a well deserved victory. He 'had able assistance from Ralph Beard; Donald .McGlll and Dick White, deception in handling the .ball, so well seen from our position in the stands, was .unfathomable by; their opponents on.the ground, and'only that prevented smearing the plays, as the Fort Hill line was not equal to the manipulation of the play in the rear. ; In speaking of UK line, AUegany's line also was deficient, only one side of their line being able to stand up and give protection to their ba^kfield players in handling passes. If Whiteraan can be trained to run to the left as well as h« runs to th« right, be will be (..very dangerous man, as he can hide his movements until he is off. It was very noticeable that "Whiteman bore to the right »nd Beard to the left, with McGlll striking through center or guard positions. Despite this knowledge, Whiteman reeled off a total of 125 yards at the right side, averaging seven yards In his eighteen stabs and drives. Nobody can overlook the fact that he has set himself a record to bent. I have been told he started last season in the same manner and then Injury cut him. down. We are hoping he has no.Injury this 1 year, as we like to sea a good player have the opportunities. Yankees Are Squelched By .•*•-.. * 2 To 0 Score Third Straight Defeat Administered League Champions by Ambitious Climbers Wilks -OfCards Rookie Of Year By GIL A-MAYO AP'Newsfeatures. - - : St. .Louis,' Sept. 30—Easily the rookie pitcher of .the year I That's Ted 1; Wilks.'Who';stepped : in ; as ;a regular-.starting hiirler for the St. Louis Cardinals last July and- be- ame-leading pitcher. Wilks Joined Ihe staff of regular arters when George Munger was tilled to military service but he ore than cushioned the loss of Toclay's Game To Decide The Victor Sewell Plans To Send Sig Jakucki To Mound To Face Yankees This Afternoon BY CHARLES DTJNKLEY St. Louis, Sept, 30. (/PH-The unpredictable^ St. Louis Browns squelched '.the New York Yanks, 2 to 0, for> the. third straight time -ted a-y—to—hold—their—precious—tie with the Detroit Tigers for the American League championship. Win "only one game left to play, the title cannot be ,decided untl tomorrow'* final, or perhaps, in a play-off, . first in World's Series history, at Detroit on Monday. . But, going over to the Allegany side, we want to say thmt we can see wonderful possibilities for the Campers this season. Another game is to be played at Thanksgiving time, and Coach Bowers can do nothing worse than perfect the passing game, as his boys have shown that' they are adept at this type.of play, and with a line,- improved to the point of protecting -the passer, and ends who are showing gocxl now, and who can develop their catching..technique, they can' become the greatest threat in thb local area; Fort Hill. 'demonstrated that It oes not have a passing defense,'but his can be improvetl, and in that ase the Turkey' Day meeting will je a game for all to see and remember. • The two high schools hav* created 'hat appears to be a. pair'of teams, uch as-has nob been . one year in the past, teams iiat should develop Into th« two jest In one year lor the big climax. May the best team win. Tobin Wins 18th Beating Chicago Braves Break 2-2 Tie in Sevenlh With Two Out To Go On To Victory Boston, Sept. 30. (&) —Th« Boston Graves beat the Chicago . Cubs' S o 2 today with Jim Tobln.ehaHdng Manager . Luke Sewell of" Brownies, still grinning over the the elimination of the Yanks, plans t< send Jack Jakucki, winner of 1! out of 20; games this season, against the faltering Yankees in tomorrow's game, at Z p. m, .CCWT) McCarthy's choice.will probably be Mel Queen a .freshman 'recalled from Newark last!month; He has 'won five of his last six. Tho veteran Denny Galehouse registered his ninth .victory of the season by holdlng'the faded World's Champions to five, hits, while the Brownies also got five off Walter Monk" Dubiel. He was replaced by pinch batter Paul Waner in the elghtH, and Floyd Sevens finished . 12,918 Fan* Row The.Browns' triumph provided a glorious day for. 12,918 roaring fans The Browns scored their first run in the first inning. Gutterldge walked and Kreevlch."singled, Laabs beat out » bunt, filling the bases Stephens' hoisted to Lindell, Gutteridge ; scoring after the catch. Moore grounded and McQulnn was purposely passed, loading the bases Christman, however, grounded to Grimes. St. Louis had the -base* loadet again ut the second, but failed to score. Gene^Moore'» homer opening th' sixth inning.. gave the Brownie* their second -. marker. He beltet Dubiel's first pitch over the righ field .-pavilion:'It was hi» sixth o the season. The Yankees, held to four hite through the seventh, did not threaten, until the eighth. Garbark open ed with a single to center, hi third of the game, and Waner plnch-hlttlng for Dubiel, filed t Stephens. Stirnweiss also filed ou and Gutterldge juggled Derry' grounder and Stainback, runnin for - Garbarkr-reaehed-secondf-wit Derry safe at first. Martin, however grounded. : .. New Tork AB H O AISI. Lonli AB H O p his 18th win of the season. Tha Braves broke a 2-2 tie in he seventh after two men were lUt. Damon Phillips doubled to left ield, went to third on Frank-Drews' ingle to sHort m'rid both scored on Tobln's double oC the left field ence. • ' • After Wliitey. Wietelmann walked, Tobin scored the third run of-the Inning on Tommy* Holmes'-single. HO A] Bat Ion AB H O A ajWnnn, v 3 otwman' rf -4 o[Nleman. If 4 S'eUi, 2b 4 Derry. it * H. M'n. If 4 Lindell, c! 4 Etten, Ib 3 CTuttl. » 4 Gri'es. 3b 3 O'bark, c 3 3 Hacic, Ib 5 2 7 H'fthts, 3b 4 10 ko, cf 3 Nic'ion, Tt 4 BecoFjr, If 3 J'jon, lb 4 S'jltr. <• 3 Vlamt. a 4 3'tngtr, p 3 JTkoH. , .. 3'Bfson, Ib 4 tIP'llps, 3b 4 OlDrewn, 2h 3 I Tobin, p 3 a 3 a 0 3 1 3 J 12 -a i a o Totals 33 937-15 Totals- 34 « 34 8 —Batted for Derringv !n Slh. CinCAOO 000—3 30X-S 000 101 BOSTON ...; oio ooo RUM — P*nca Z, Etcalson, Phllllpi S; Drevz, Tobin. Errors — Drews, Phillips. luns baited in •— ^Icholson. Johnson. Phllllpi, Dretr», Tobin 3, Hounet. Two base nits — Ktchleon, Phillips. Tobin, Mas). Stolen bases — 8«cory. Sacrifices — Secorr. Double plays — Drowi, Wletel- nxann and Etchlaon; *Wl«telTnatin, Drcva and Ktchlson. Left on. bases — Chicago I, Boiton 6. Bases on baltn — Tobin 3, Derringer I, Strikeout! — Tcbtn 3. Derringer 4. Wild pilch — Tobin. Umpires— MaKerkurth, Conlon, Barr. Time — 1:41. Attendance — 86S. 3 0 s 1 0 O S 0 10 4 Q'ldge, 2b 3 0 0 K'rlcb, e! 4 1 0 lambs. It J ,J 'OS'lieni, is 4 B olMoorc. rf 4 1 ------ 4 4'McQ'n, Ib 3 0 10 3 3 C'man, 3b 3 0 3 0 OJH'-rorth. c 3 1 3 0 C'bolue, p 3 0 0 Totals 27 5 37 S'back, x 0 0 0 colltne, a o 0 l Dubiel, p 2 0 0 P. Wr. i r 0 0 0 Sevens, p 0 0 0 0 Totals 31 5 34 13 x—Batted for Dubiel in atb. x— Ran for Garbark.ln 8th. NEW YORK 000 000 ST.. LOUIS 100 001 000— OOx— Runs —. Outlerldgv, Moore. Error* — Dubiel. Guttertdge. Rum hatted la Stephens. Moore. Home run — " Sacrifices—Gatehouse, Christman. plays Mooi . Doub Gutterldge, • Stephens and Mi Qulnn; Crosettl, Stlrnwclu nnd Etten Chrlstmen, OutterldRa and McQulnn. Le on bases — Kew York 6, St. Louis 7, Bast on bulls—.Dublet *, Galehouss 3. 8lrlti outs — Sevens 1, Oalehouse 3. Bits — off Dubiel 5 In 7 Innings; Berena 0 in Losing pitcher — Dubiel. Umpires — Rommel, Boyer, Summers and Rue. Tim — 1:45. Attendance — 13.H1 (paid). Gai'dsReady Regardless Of ent SouthM'ortli's ; C r e w Gel Bettors' Eye iBut American Scrappers "Watched by Public By JACK HAND New York, Sept. 30 (S 1 ) —.It makes no difference whether the Tigers or Browns are the rivals, the St .Louis Cardinals are the betting favorite in the. 4pth .-.World Series opening at Sportsman's Park Wednesday but QtieeuCity AitdCl Play ' •/ FEN-MA* LEAGUE: ri«i-off ri« Queen'citT ...v........ ; ... CehtervOIf' ;..';'..,v.'... ,.:; Oams todaj-,' 3:30 p.p. '~~- : , t. : —^. • W, - U . i -o^ .- o...-»' : .MO Centcrvllle. be settled until the endir >i« •;:••'..-. : TV • • i' ' >n tomorrow,- st, Louis fmtiians Downed, have cabtured the f ancv j_ »•.-.'. w^. By Athletics, 5-1 Jie American League entry is the 'people's choice,'! , . -,.,-' Battling .neck and neck down the American League stretch in a t race) that;cannot of :the season and Detroit,have captured the fancy of the average fan with" support about evenly divided. . . Luke Sewell's Brownies, who went out.and, won their, first nine starts after being overlooked in tlie preseason picking, have been the big surprise of the 1944 campaign,, Al- through it was openly predicted they .would-find themselves in over their lieads by mid-season, they refused to be ousted except for a 15-day interlude in' May, until'.they had their first real slump during the final eastern tour in; August, i Counted:out once again when the Yankees went into, the Browns refused to .give .up arid caught the New Yorkers only passed by the Tigers, but stuck right to thelr : cbat tails and'went into a tic for the lead again Friday night- The. third; and probably'-the ide- clding game of the: playoff -series in '-thfe Pen-Mar .Baseball League's championship, race, will be -played this afternoon >at Centerville, beginning at 3:30 o'clock. '..Two games In a - scheduled'three out of five series, have been played .and Queen City Brewers of this city, has:won both.. .-•• : •. - ,• ;•'=.... ....-.-: : ' : The first game-was won by a score of 8-7 and the second <last Sunday) 12-11, : but. the. final, score fails to tell the story of the. game. In each Instance it was a battle from the start,- with the CentervUle Reds go- j' ; in"ta. .th"?!.'lead' in the' ear. of the game arid retaining .their lead untU thei|nal'mlnutes.'In'eich.?ase the Brewers'-came'from behind :Jn|a late : inning of Ia5t ; inning : (last'6uri- diy): - and, : scormif : . enough' runs to become victor'in ! a" hard tojight contest;'" ;>:•:'(;' "•/ ; : ^V;':-: '•'•.-.- "* : ' .' r - .The> Reds •'are • expected;'to ,iise eyerytiiing: they have .this afternoon to take the game and carry it beyond the three game limit. A win/by the Beds today, will jcarry..the ..series to'at least four games and, perhaps In _to the : fi've games planned, if; the Reds win tpday; next Sunday's game will he : pliyed here,; at -'the North End: Playgrounds, ; -as the playing field.Is reversed .weekly. If a fifth game:is,necessary, the>playlng field will be decided the -week before, perhaps»tral field being .selected. Set Baek B Bengals Register Itth Wit| of'. S e a s on. From Nats ^ Witli,Mouhd .Ace in Fine Form Seven Strikeouts And 4 Hits GiveivS .WILKS Has. Stuff And Control funger by whining eleven consec- itlve'" games. . . • "Lots of stuff and wonderful con- rol," says'Manager Billy . Sowth- vorth-'of his prize 28-year-old right lander. ' , Although husky Hfid thlck-shbul- lered, Wilks .is not.-considered a ast ball pitcher, but he does command plenty of speed to break^.liia urve'sharply. . .-•-?' Wilks came ; .to'the. Cardinals last all from Columbus y.'hera he'Pitch- ed 240 innings in .the American Association's 1943 season, had 132 trikeouts and an earned' run aver- ge of 2.66. : tlp the Hard Way Detroit's followers have not had Packers, Try For Third Win Today Taking on Detroit^Lions at Milwaukee Today Weelc Before League Opens CHICAGO, Sept; 30 (iP> — Although .-the National ;Football. Lea- fue; campaign' hat. yet 1 to; swing'. into ts 1 first-full round of competition; the Green -Bay Packers tomorrow will : ;be. prowling for straight loop • victory their when third they meet the Detroit Lions at Milwan- Bqsox Eiidlir4tli Rnsa Christopher Allows Tribe Five Hits as -A's Score Almost At Will - ••• Lions, makhiK their first Lady Botvlers To Start On Oct. 8 and each bowling o'clock thereafter.. The Ladles' City Bowling League will open their season next Sunday, October 8, with teams appearing on three alleys on opening n'ght night at 6:30 ~ _.»,.., »».., .»., The season, opening on October 8, will continue weekly, with the exception of Christmas Eve and New Year's eve, •which are open dates, until closing night on March 11. Tho teams of the league will-bowl at specified datea at the following alleys: 6t. Peter's, Savoy, SSI VET Lanes, Diamond, Club and Roxy. Chapman Spoils Chance For Reds Brooklyn. Pitcher Beats Cincinnati and Stops Move Ahead of Pirates kee. . .The .eague start, encounter a formidable Packer team which already has whipped Brooklyn 14-7 and drubbed the.champion.Chicago Bears, 42-28, for a flying get-away in the' 10- club race. • Althou'gh the Milwaukee contest provides the" weekend's-only.league action, the Bears play host to:the Washington Redskins tomorrow-in an exhibition expected to attract 34,000 fans to Wrigley Meld, and Monday night a military all-star squad faces the Brooklyn'Tigers-at Ebbets Field. Ensign Sid Luckmari of the Maritime Service, the Bears' on-agairi, off-again quarterback, will perform for the service eleven. Only, other league victories :to date were • lorie. triumphs. by Cleveland In the western division and Philadelphia in tne eastern section,' The-lur starts to fly'on a full scale nest weekend when alMO'entries see-'action.. . The burly Packers may have their work cut out 'for them'as'-.the, Lions '. trot.out two-or.the league's most promising backs, Franio ' Sinkwich and Bob Westfall.' 'it was Sink- wlcH's ' sharp-shooting that gave the Lions a 23-0 exhibition win over the New'York Giants last- weekend. Westfall, former Michigan fullback, will be making his league debut. Vols Come .Back . To "Beat Kentucky as-long, to gloat but:they:are more rabid.because of the spectacular rise of their favorites since Dick Wakefield joined the .seventh-place club on July 13. With pal Newhouser and Dizzy-Trout working In and out of turn, the Bengals'came up the nard-way to rouse those who love a strong finisher. If a tie results in the junior loop, ihe Browns will head for Detroit Sunday night for the first playoff ;ame in the league's history Monlay while the Cardinals are riding the train home from New York. Big Mort Cooper looms as the probable, opening game starter for the National League champs but neither Steve O'Neill nor Sewell is able to go beyond today's games. Estimates call for a turnout 1 of 34,000 Wednesday, at..St.'Louis and an overall paid figure of 280,000 and receipts of $UOO,000 if it's Detroit in a seven-game series. Air all-St. Louis, classic would cut both figures considerably because Of the smaller seating capacity of Sfortsman's Park as compared to Briggs Stadium. Due to ODT requests.ticket sales are're- stricted to the cities involved. Experienced in f Series • Southvrbrth will field a tested championship club that, star tied the baseball world two years ago bjr out- speeding the heavily favored Yankees and then ..amazed: the -same fans with' reverse English'by winning only one of five in losing the title to the.New Yorkers last fall. Of the 1943 Cards-Harry "Walker, Lou,Klein, Al Brazle, Murry Dickson, Spud Kris t, Ernie White, Harry Gumbert and George Munger are gone although Munger was around long enough to compile an 11-3 win record , before he entered ,£lie service on July 11. Gumbert had a 4-2 mark when he was sold to Cincinnati June 15. Erhil Verban, a rookie from Columbus, is the only newcomer Iri the-fteld..and Johnny Hopp has replaced. Walker In center, field.- Ted Wilks, : Syl Donnelly,' Al Jurislch, Fred Schmidt and. Bud Byerly are pitching additions. Although Wilks is the only newcomer due for a starting berth in the series. Southworth probably will depend on Cooper, Wilks, Harry Brecheen and Max Lanier, unless the latter is troubled by his ailing shoulder. " The American League has a 24-15 edge in series titles and the National has'won only three times Cleveland, Sept. 30 (/PH-The_Philadelphia Athletics ' defeated .the Cleveland Indians 5 to 1 today behind, the flve-hit pitching of iRuss Christopher. • • • : . The A's scored in the .second 'on Bob Estalella;s . triple' -and George KeU's : single. They added three more runs in the sixth, on 'faur.,walkva sacrifice, a passe'd ball'..and Bob "Wttkin's single. Their final counter came In the.seventh on.Irvin Hall's double, a sacrifice and Frank Hayes' single. . • . . ' Polla. AB H 6. AiClereland AB R o A Hall. . 3b 5 Q'rlson, lf'3 R'thal. it-4 Hayes, c. 3 S'beit, Ib 3 Bsfella, cf 3 Kell." 3b '< Wkln9..<s 3 1 0 1 I 2 4 0 10 1 2 1 1 1 1 3 7Hoag, cl 3 OiRocco, Ib 0(C'blnc, it 4 0 OjHcath, ~'lf 4 I 1 B'reau, ss t -1 a-K'iner, 3b 3 1 SjRosar, c 3 . _ _ 0 S'luefcer, e 1 C'opher,-p *. 0. I I Mack. 2b 3 — Kevins, P I Totals 32 7 37 la'Klle'aa, p o Calvert-, p 0 O'Dea, T 0 Seerey, T, 1 Peters, 'zzz 1 3-1 3 4 D'M 3 0 1 a 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Rudy YorkVlStn Homer j In Sixth Started Three .| Run Spree That End- eel Story Bostonians P.ouud Three White Sox Pitchers To Clinch Position * .-Chicago,- Sept. 30 :(JP>—The'Boston Red .'Sox .broke, loose -from their fortnight's slump to pound! three White Sox pitchers for ITJhils-'and ah ' 11 to---2 victory, that - filially clinched 'fourth place for them today. George Metkoyich, who -made ..a double and three singles-and scored five runs, led the. attack on Orval Grove, Jake -Wade and ,'Lee''Ross Bob Johnson, "challenging Cleveland's Lou Boudreau for. the league batting . crown, made a triple 'and two,singles.In six trips'.to. boost his average two points to ; .327: Joe Bowman, weijt the -route for his season's- 12th win. The defeal was Grove's 15th against 14 victories Boston AB H 6 AlChtwto AB U O Culb'on cf 5 , Totals 31 5 3713 •»—Bstt«l lor Rerln; In 6th. zx— Batted for Kltemah In 'sth. zzr—Bitted for Cslvert In 9th. Mctk'h Ib S M'Brlde rf 6 John'n U 6 T»bor 3b. 5 Bucher 3b 5 Partec c .,3 s'cwso'e ss -4' Bowman p 3 1 4 ID 1 < PHILADELPHIA 010 CLEVELAND 000 003 000 100—5 001—1 Runs — Hall.-.Garrison, Hayes, Sletcrt, Estalella, Heath. -Errors — Cullenbine Wilklni. Runs.batted In — KellrWlltlns 3, Hayea. Estalella, Maclc. Two base hii— Halt. Three base hit Ejtaleila. Sacrifices — ^Rosenthal, Garrison. Lett . on bases — Philadelphia 1; cltTtl»nd ; 8. Base« ou balls — Christopher 4; Heving 4. Strikeouts — Christopher 4. Herinr 4 KHetnan 1. Hits — off Heving 5. In 6 Innings; Kllemati 3 in 2;'Calvert 0'In. 1. Hit by pitcher, by —' Chrlstopherj Hdag; by KJIeman, Wilklni. Passed ball — Schleuter- winning pltsher—Chrlatophtr. Losing pitcher — Kevins. Umpires — Plpgras and Jones. Time — 2:30. Attendance — 1,000 (estimated). BOSTOJT . CHICAGO Infantry Goes To Top in W.A.C.Loop Runs — Culberson 2, MetkovlclTS, Johnron. Tabor. Partee, Boirmau, Itossa, Wade. •Trrors — Moses, Webb. Michaels, Wade Huns bitted In — Metkorlch,. McBride 2, Johnson 3, Tabor 2. Partee' 2, Bowman, Moses,. Trostr. -Two : base lills-^Met- kovlch. Johnson, Partet, Claifce, -Dickshot. Three base hit—Moses. Stolen bsae^-Culberson, Metkovlcti, Moses. Sacrl- Ice—Metkoylcji.. _. Dsuble plays—Bucher Newsome arid Metkoyich: Tabor, -Backer and Metkovlch. 'Left on bases—Boston tl Chicago S. • Bases onfalls—drove 1, Wade :. Strlkeouts^-Watie 4. : Hits— alt Grove 7 :in 5-Innings; Wade 8 In 4; Ross 3 In 3. Wild pitches-^jrove, Wade. Losing llccner—Drove. Umpires—Stewart an< McGowan. Time—1:57.- Attendance 839. \T.A.C.--BO\vilNG IE AC UK W. I.. Infantry Co ait-Artillery Pel. .833 .65 .500 .33: in the last 10 victories going 1934 and 1842. Brooklyn, Sept. 30. (iP) —With Ben Chapman doing all of their pitch- Ing the Dodgers damaged the Reds chances of overhauling the second place Pirates by defeating them. 5 to 1 today. Chapman, winning his fifth game for the Dodgers, allowed nine hits, three coming in the fourth_for_ the. .lone Cincinnati marker. Ed Heusser, who had beaten the Dodger* five times in as many tries, was the losing pitcher, He pitched six innings and yielded three tallies. The defeat put the Reds one game behind the Pirates. They must win tomorrow's single game, while the Pirate* must drop both games of a twin-bill to the Philadelphia Phillies' in order to finish second. Cincinnati AB H O A Branklm AB H O A Knoxville, Tenn., Sept. 30. The University of .Tennessee came jack Into the nation's -football pic- rure. today, displaying', a fast set of jacks who outran.the University, of Kentucky, 26-13. ' - •' Scoring.In every period, the Tennessee' Vols tallied three; times on orig runs and once biv*a 15-yard sass. Kentucky's touchdowns"• came oii'gallops of 77. and .46 yards. Most spectacular .run was' by Buster— Stephens;" ~frosh~ back of Knoxville,. who "ran? 91 yards to score.-on the opening-kickoff of the second half.; Cnrds Are Odds On Favorites For Series St. Louis," Sept.-30 <^>—The St. Louis Cardinals have been made odds on favorites to win tho World Series by Betting.,., : Commissioner James A Carroll. Two sets of odds are oflered by Carroll for the series starting next Wednesday. If the Brown* win the American League pennast, the Cardinals will be quoted at 1 to 2 and the?,.Browns \1 to 10. if Detroit wini' the Cards wjll be posted at 11 to 20 and Detroit at 8-5. 3b 4 Clay, ef 3 O. Wr, if 4 Metric, Ib 4 Mueller, e 4 Tip ton. If 3 Nfiner. 3b .1 \Vhlt*. xx 1 Miller, JS 4 tfUUtT, 9 t Cbtr«e, z 1 K'tanty, p 0 Shoun. p 0 (Tola, rxx 1 •• CATAWBA WIN'S Lexington, Va, sept. 30, (&i —The Catawba Indians came from behind In the third quarter of a homecoming game with VMI today to snatch a 7-8 victory. Of the 75 out for the Michigan State football (cam 18 formerly captained high school eleven*. 4 5 5 1 1 1 I 0 0 000 DAD 0 II 0 000 B'ray. 3b 1 0 A'rholt, rf 4 0 Roten, cf o 1 O'an, cf-lf 4 1 P.Wr. If-rf 4 olse'ulti. Ib < l|Bra(an, c 4 OiSfnky, 36 4 3;Mikil>. a 3 0 Chap'an. p 1 ToUU 34 9 S< 1) . x—Batted lor l!enn»r Sn 7th. xx—Sailed for M«i*n» In 9th. , xxx—Batted far Shiran tn otn. CINCINNATI 000 100 000—1 BROOKLYN 101 100' MX—S Rant —' Clarv Bordigaray 3. Brajun Chapman. Krror — McCormlek. Run* batted In — Oalan 3. Mueller, Mltu)-- Tco teai« hlta — O»]»n i *uUilier. Sacrifice.—fiordafraray. Doabii plaji — Mtk«l«, Stank; and aetuilU Stanlcjr, Mlktl* and BohnUa. Loft on baiei — Cincinnati «, Brooklyn 5. Basel aa balli Konitanty I. chapman 1 fltrlV.xmli — Heuucr 1, Chapman 3. Hlti — otr Hmiutr 7 in 8 Inninti; rtoni 1 In i4; Bhoan o la 1«».- ITU or pltchtr— by Chapman (Clay), Losing pitcher — Hentsir, Ompirri — fleart. Qoeti; and Rrlodnn. Altnnri«n.i« — l,l«o, Tlm« — Baseball Summary SATIONAI, LEAGCE Tejteraaj'n Xeinlls Brooklyn 9.' Cincinnati t. Boston 5. Chicago 3. Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, cancelled, rain. St. Lout* at Ketr York, postponed, rain. years, two of the to the Cards in Gophers Too Much For Cornhuskers Minneapolis, Sept..3()(#)—Minnesota's line play and running attack was too much for a. green Nebraska Cornhusker eleven today and the Gopher romped to a 39 to 0 victory in their annual game. Minnesota scored- 'twice In the first period, using only straight football to rip the Nebraska defense to bits. Marines . Navy Air Corps Thursday*! Schedule, » p. ai. Coast Artillery vs. Infantry. Marines vs. Army. Navy vs.' Air Corps. : The Infantry, led by Captain Martha Whiteman,. took over first place in the W.A.C. Bowling League at-the Diamond Alleys, this past week. They . put the Navy down three times,. with - Mrs. •. WhUcman posting scores of 111-127-137—375 Sally Crabtree helped the cause by posting a 334 set. Rella Keller was high for the Navy with a 301 set The league -leaders won by 596-480 580-500 and 619-567 scores. The-Kids stayed on the heels of the Infantry by winning two .games from the Marines, the Marines won the first game '441-419 -but the Kids found the rauge .and blasted the next two games by 510-469 and 558422 scores. Doris NIcheisbri with 92-144-154-390 scores was the Coast Artillery's star, while Margaret Ebb- inette knocked .down; 102-139-110351 -set for-.the Marines., The two league leaders', meet next Thursday. The Air • Corps upset more total pins than did the Army but lost two games'. The Airmen won .the first' game 654-571, but dropped the next-two 639-624 and'645-599. Ger- aldlne Deremer had a 320 set for the Airmen., while Marie Swain rolled 340 for the Army. •• . ' Ol^Ioses rf. 4 0 Schalt Sb 3 0 Metzlg 2b 1 3 D Clark* 3b 4 1 4 Trosky Ib. 4 1 3 Caruett cf 4 1. .OiDlcis't It ,4 3 3JJortfan c. *4 0 .JjWebb ss.. 2. • . . nMlchac's ss 2 Totals .48 17 27 laJGrove p.. 0 'Wade p .. 3 Ross p , Totals ... 330 100 2 5 0 1 0 1 3 1 1 Ifl 0 2 1 3 i . 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 I 0 ,35 10 ,yi 11 lot 100—11 010 ooo—'a Minnesota ..13 20 6 0—39 Hoosiers RoT,l Over Wolverines Ann Arbor, Mich., Sept. 30—(.T)— The Indiana University footbal eleven.rolled over favored Michigan today, st-unning'taie~W6IverInes,wlth a 20 to 0 setback in the first conference contest for the 1943 cb-charn pions. The Hoosiers took control -of th game after'a shaky start and scorec in each of- the .last three quarters on drives of 56, 67 and 56 yards Bobby (Hiinchy) Hoernsch'emeyer Indiana passing.wizard,, was abl supportedby.twodrlvingfull-backs George Sundheim and Harry Jagade The defeat by ' the all-civilian Hoosiers before a crowd of 20,500 ir ideal weather was the first To Michigan In eight big ten games Indiana ..' '. 0 6 77—2 Indiana scoring touchdowns — ^undheim (sub for Jagade)i Jagade Hoernschemeyer. Points from try after touchdown —Tavener 2' (place kick). STANDING OF Ct.VBS W. 1~ Tci. St. Loute 104 4* .6«4 Pittsburgh 89 63 .519 Cincinnati ............... 80 64 ,913 Chicago 74 7« .481 New York ;. ss an .434 Bolt on 64 If .431 Brooklyn 85 01 .403 Philadelphia. 3ft 91 .387 ~8t. Loiilii at tftv York (3) Clnelnantl at Brooklyn Chicago at Boston. Flttiburgn at Phllad^lphli (2i. AMF.XICAN LEAGUE Teifrraay's Beinlfi at. Loul» I. Nr* York 0. Detroit 7. Wathlngton 3. . Philadelphia 5, Cleveland 1. Boston 11. Chlcaro 9. STASDISO or CLVBS w. i.. rtt. Detroit tl U ,675 Hi. touii ,.,...."18 85 .979 New York ,............;.. 13 10 .541 Boiton , 79 78 .500 Cleveland 73 BO .474 Philadelphia, 70 13 .461 Chlcaco 70 13 .«»! Washington '. 03 eo .413 Today'* G»mt» JC«v York at, 8t. Loul«. Wathlngton at Detroit. rh|c«»n »t Boston. I Pbiladelphla at Cleveland (1) Minnesota scoring — Touchdowns, Braun, Sutton (for Cates-'a, Nolan (for Braun-, McManus (for Braun), Mealy (for Cites). Points ' after touchdown; Williams, Kispcrt (for Edwards) 2, (all placement.) Attendance ~ 2t,376'(actual). 3-Deep Scoring Poiver By Bucks Columbus, O., Sept. 30 Off") — Ohio State's Buckeyes, showing three deep scoring power, lived up to all advance notices today as they ran and passed their .way to 'a 54 to 0 victory over the . University of Missouri in their opening football game of the season. There didn't appear to be a 1 , bit of difference. when the second stringers entered the game and little aerie Janeclco of Campbell, O., freshman, counted twice to give the Bucks a 34. to 0 lead at the half. Ohio'State scoring: Touchdowns— Brugge 2,. Cllne,. Janecko (sub for Flanagan) 2, Horvath, Gordon (sub for Horvathv • Wandke . (»ub for Flanagan), Points after touchdown —Cllne 3, Keane, Dove (sub for Horyatry, Powellson r (sub for Brugge) '(Placements). College Golf Qul For War's Duration State College, Pa., Sept. 30. —Bob Rutherford, turning 64, is complacent about the decision to abandon golf at Penn State for the duration. The'.Hittany Lions' oldest coach, in years and point of. service, is perfectly willing to interrupt his string of 22. consecutive teams until the war Is won. . • . . • ' - "A golfer mult spend at least'two hours a day on the course," he explains,' "and under wartime conditions I have found that to be practically impossible." Fumbled Passes Only Scores by Wolfpacl Norfolk, Va., Sept. 30. '(/P)—Cap! talizing on two erratic passes from center in the fourth period, th North Carolina State 'football team upset the. Tjnlversity of Virgin! today in rnin-soaked Foreman Piel 13 to:0. . ' Held scoreless three fourths the, the Wolfpack recovere two fumbled passes in the end zon for the lone scores of the day. Vlrgkila outplayed State, regis termg 12 first' downs to'one for th Carolina- club and gained a total o 2.01 -yards rushing and passing t 16 for the Wolfpack. N. C. State... 0. 0 0 13—13 'Scoring, touchdowns: N. C. Stal r-Edwards; Qaeta. .Extra polnU-N.. C. '. State, Zlcke- foose (placement). Attendance— 3^00. - . , Detroit, Sept. 30 (#}— Lefthander! Hal Newhbuser, carving out his 29t!i| Jltchlng-.victory'of the season, sell .own" the: Washington Senators witi;3 ight hits today as^the-r "—"- — ^ rs won .their 17th eame fronr thi'; , 7- to 3, holdings share of alace with St; Louis. ' .Newhouser, fanning; . seven, g inly 'four hits through ' the' Ight iniiingV and, Stan Spenctii 7tli homer in the sixth was ngton's only run until the ninth. The first four Nats to bat in ti-.»3 ast inning singled as eased up, but the-- lanky, southpaws ;ot the next three in order .to he uprising after two more had scored. ' : '• The Tigers got one run In first with' the aid of an error ajiother in the second on Paul Rich-;|3 ards' .double and Roger iitigle. . Hudy York's 18th homer leadiw-i off the sixth started a three-ruriy Detroic spree that. spelled finis ferial Alex Carrasquel, Wasliington 5tBr;6:l. who gave nine hits in six 'frame?, j Tile Tigers scored twice more i-. f the- eighth off Reliever 'Roger Woiajsg on three hits and 'a. passed ball. 1, A crowd of 16,444 paid sat in or.'^l he contest. Vaskinr'n AB H O AiDelr»H "AB'B-O \ : * Case U. . 3 Hyatt 3b. 4 1 rorrec 3b 5 ipenec cf 4 'owcll rf 4 Kuhcl Ib 3 uerra c 4 Sulllr'n K 4 Jar'uel p 1 'errell x 0 0 3 o D 0 '0 0 Sinks NX 0;Cramer cf 4. lMayo 3b.. B Hlgclni 3b S York Ib. 5 Wake'ld If 2 i 3 3 D 0 a 10 Outlaw rf •< 1 0 (V Rlctirdi c 3 1 10 VoUf p ' xxi 1 0 0 0 o o o o o o 0 IJHoover at. 4 0 3'Newho'r p -4 1 3 Tot 111, 3S 13 11 Ig . A. 4. V W, TotaU. 31 S 34 10! s—Batted for Carrasquel ta 7th. xx—Ran for Terrell In -1th. xxx—Batted for Wolff In Sin. xxxx—Batted for Myatt In 9th. *£* (I WAafUKOTOK DETROIT ....; 000 09J. OoS-J , ..... ;110 M3 OJ Runs—Spencc. Kuhtl. Ouerra, < lliyo, Yorfc 'Wakeflald,' 1 Oiiklaw, ar<J», JJewhouJer. Errort—Myatt, Rich..; ards, Newhoiuer. ' Errors—Mj-att, nicii'. 1 aril. Case, Carruquel. - Runs ..batted lr.-!i* York 3. Cramer i, Spence, il»j-o, at Case. Two biwe. hits—RIchardt, Si Cramer. Home runs—Spence, .York. Bacri- Jce— Case. Double p!ay^Torre« «r:' Suhel. Left on bases—Washington's, D--' irolt. ». Bases on balls—Qarrasquel '.- Newhouiier '4. strilceoutj—Carruauel - f Wolff 1. Newhouscr. T. — JfKs~ett= sojuel a in 6 Innings: Wolff «-te S. balls—Ouerra, Losing plteher-^-Carra«nu*^-Sft Umpires—Berry. TVeafer, Hubbard . ai Orieve. Time 1:51. Attendance 18,444. Midget Basketball^ League Considered^ A meeiiiig will be held next Wed-' nesday evening by-those Intereste:' in formation, of a basketball leagw to be conducted by the Mldgcy. League. Those who were interestct'tl in the Midget.Baseball League i ing the summer are sponsoring plan.-A'meeting will be held'.ne.\;vl| Wednesday 'evening .at No., 1 Nortt;S| liberty street, at which time f"''' tliose interested In organizing basketball team .and particip'atli'i'tj in the league ,are urged to be sent. The 1 meeting will be nfc 7 o'clock. Ten honorably discharged servicemen turned out for football practice^ at Michigan' State. None saw battlefront action. 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