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^ f ting Team Keeps] tfl filair League ft 10-1 FINE HURLING EASILY BEAT LIG TRAD«0 TO TlOIftS, 6 Avenue Lot. Featured 6n Spring bats were But 18 safe Singles for a total Carrol was holding fntrat to six safe swats and a j, yesterday afternoon 'alt the fcvenue diamond, Roaring Spring *st pla'ee , in the County winning their fourth' ' Spring won the'game in the " nihg, before the fans were seated in the bleafehers. .. J flbtfie runs, both comin'g on esact^ 1 thftiime kind of hits and both com- flttt « man 6n tHe- bases resulted ' Rb&flng Spring four runs in J inning. . ueo Carrol Was -too much for the Penh .Central batters. With a four fUft lead handed him in the llrst inning he hWA «*i&y* sailing. Penn Central had nlttB .runners left stranded on the b'a$tljS, Carrol being most effective with fnefn on bases, i, BJVfery {player on the Roaring Spring team was credited with a safe hit, while^Fatrver, their third baseman had & teal fleld'day collecting five hits in, five' time* up, one of them being a home rxtnv tfar^ey fouled out to Hickey to open thil firM Inning for Roaring Spring. RaineJ^ doubled to left. Dick Snyder poked one along the left field foul line which foiled for a home run, Rainey scoring ahead of him. Andrews grounded out to Kelley. " SJtorterook 1 singled over second. Fauver dupildatSd Dick Snyder's drive also hitting one over third base and the hit rolled for a home run, scoring Stone- rookr Tinkle grounded out to Kelley to end the inning. Roaring Spring added two more in i ttut.'.toiftth, Fauver single'd. Tinkle forced Jilm at second base, Treese walked,' Carrol fanned. Jarvey doubled to center field and Tinkle and Treese, scored. Three more Roaring Spring runs came in the fifth, Andrews singled past second. Stonerook advanced him with" it;sacrifice bunt, Fauver singled for hfs third hit and Andrews scored. Tirtkle -Balked. Treese filed out to Chementi. Kelley made a wild pitch and both runnera. advanced. Carrol singled'and both Fauver and Tinkle flcore\l. Jarvey singled but Rainey, ended the inning grounding out to Chadwlck, Roaring Spring final run came in the ninth,, with two out. Fauver singled for ,hii fifth hit. Tinkle singled. Treese singled and Fauver scored. Carrol ' grounded Out to Kelley. ,;• Penn Central got the lone run in the eighth inning.' Chementi grounded out •Tlnkla to Stonerook. Appleman was -'•• •afe-'bti' Fauvers boot. Athey singled to center. Appieman was out aa Walter*' sent a high fly to Rainey in right. Wib-Treese left one of Carroll's pitches get away from him and Appleman peered. • • . . /This afternoon Penn Central plays another County league game on the Maple avenue diamond with Martins•burg as their opponent. In the first meeting of those two teams at Martinsburg, Martlnsburg won 8 to 2. Penn Central la out to turn tho table this j Saturday. Lefty Wilaon will- probably : 1>0 :Penn Central's hurling choice, and 'either- Red Hunter or Gates will hurl • for Martlnsburg. Yesterday's sum- Penn Central— AB. R. H. O. A. E. Chadwlck, 2b 4 0 0 0 2 0 Chementi, as. 4 00350 Apoleman,. cf 3 10000 Athey, Ib 4 0 2 13 0 0 Walters, 3b 301330 t>. Donnelly, If 4 00000 Schapple. rf 2 0 1 1 0 0 Hickey, c 401720 Kelley, p 301040 - Hoy.x 100000 Brandt, xx o 0 0 0 0 0 ; Totals .............. 32 1 6 27 16 0 Roaring Spring— AB. R. H. O. A. TS. Jarvey, If ........... • • 6 ,0 2 10 0 Rainey. rf ............. C 1 2 1 0 R. Snyder, cf ......... 8 .Andrews, 2b ........... 5 Stpnerook, Ib ......... 4 Fauver, 3b ............ 5 Tinkle, ss. . ............ 4 Treese, c ............. • * Carroll, p ............... 13 3 Totals .............. 42 10 18 xBatted for Schapple in 9th. XxBatted for Kelley in 9th. Roaring Spring ........ 400 230 OOl-'lO Pann Central .......... 000 000 010- 1 Runs, batted in, Snyder 2, Fauver 3, Javvey 2, Carroll 2, Treeso 1. Sacrifice hits. Stonerook, Walters. Two base hlt«, Rainey, Carroll, Hickey, Kelley,Jarvey. 'Home runs, Snyder, Fauver. Double plays, Andrews to Stonorook, Andrewa to Tinkle to Stonerook. Passed balls, Treese 1. Struck out, by Carroll 6, by Kelley 4. Bases on balls, off Carroll 4, off Kelley 2. Wild pitches Kelley 1. Left on basus, Penn Central 9, Roaring Spring 8. Umpire, Glusaon an« Horner. _ ,. ' MAJOR LEADERS. (By United Frees.) lending; Batters. and club G AB R •• •"" 43 24 38 154 32 121 38 166 27 93 32 125 H Pet. 64 .416 49 .405 .404 .398 67 37 49 .392 Herman. Robins... p. Wanef, Pirates. Rice, Senators Hogan, Giants O'Poul, Phillies Home Hun Sluggers. Ruth, Yankees, IB; Klein, Phillies; WJUon, Cubs, 13; Berger, Braves, 12; Gehrjg, Yankees, 11. Runs. Ruth, Yankees, 46; Herman, Robins, 43: Frederick, Robins, 42; Rice, Senator"! Bishop. Athletics, 41. Hits. ' Rice, Senators; Frederick, Robins, 67: Herman, Robina, 64; Bisaonette, Robins, 03; Terry, Giants, 62. Huns Batted In. Simmons, Athletics, 48; Foxx, Ath- letiOB, 44; Ruth, Yunkeua; Klein, Phillie*; Herman, Robins, 42. NBT TEAM W1NNKKS. AltoonA High net players scored a wljj 9VW WHUamsbUrg High, winning 7 to 0 taking five singles and two doubles events. Williamsburg Is in thji ?ity for play today. Scores were; Parsons defeated Fay, 6-0, 6-0. Smith defeated Hoover, 6-1, 6-2. Miller defeated Shaffer, 7-5, 6-2. Seulfon defeated Snare, 9-7. 6-2. Hufner defeated Whittaker, 1-6, 6-1, 6-2. In the doubles, Pardons and Sealt'on defeated Hoover and Shaffer, 6-1, 6-2, and Smith and Miller defeated Whittuker and Snare, 3-0. 6-3. 6-3. Cumberland, 2; Wheeling (AM.) Cumberland, 4; Wheeling, 1 (PM) Seottdal«, 4; Johnstown, ti (AM) Clarksburg, 2; Fairmont, 7. (AMI Clarksburg, 2; Fairmont, 6, (PM) Charleroi, 1; Jeannette, 2, (AM) 3; Jeae&eUe, 8, WAlTEi Veteran Yankees pitcher was traded today to the Detroit Tigers, Ave players being Involved In the deal between the two clubs. Hoyt was with the .Yankees for 1 ten years. ONE KILLED. TWO HURT AND CARS SMASHED IN INDIANAPOLIS RACE ' INDIANAPOLIS, Itfd., May 31.- AmerlCA'S 1980 speed crown—one of the most costly ever won—had passed today t6 Billy Arnold, youthful Chicago driver, who sent a racing automobile through a maelstrom of death and destruction at more than 100 miles an hour to win the annual 600 mile Memorial day classto on the Indianapolis/speedway ,here yester* day.' ! ( • i I . Left on Arnold's trial was a toll of one killed, two critically injured, six hurt and $80,000 worth of smashed and twisted automobiles. The 176,000 Spectators saw a dozen terrific crashes, including one in' which six cars piled Up. Holding an almost Constant lead, Arnold finished the grind in fbur hours, 68 minutes and 40 seconds, an average of ,100.448 miles an hour. The record is 101.13 wiles an hour, made in 1926 by Peter De Paolo. Death came not to one of the thirty- eight famous drivers, but to an obscure mechanic, Paul Marshall, 34, ot' Detroit, Who was riding In a car driven by his brother, Cy, of Indianapolis, who was believed dying today. Cy swung Wide on a turn to break away frorrt a group Of cars and his machine skidded over .a 30-inch concrete curb and down a six foot embankment. ' ' With the title of America's pfemler speed driver, Arnold received $52,150 DUNCANSVILLE WINS INJTIAL GAME ON HOME LOT 14-9 The Duncansville Blair county league baseball club celebrated Memorial day by taking their first game of the season on their own field, after losing their first -two games on their own lot. The game was a slug-fest with Williamsburg having the edge on the home nine in the matter of hits, with 18 to their credit to Duncansvllle's 17. The final score was 14 to 9.. The.game was attended by a large number of holiday fans and the exhibition was a thrilling one throughout, marked by numerous plays of outstanding brillancy by players on both teams'. Folding honors were awarded to Jimmy Fredericks, Irontown rightfielder and "Shortstop Bradley, while batting honors were given Shortstop Snyder of th'e visiting club, whose bat held four safeties in five trips, including three triples. Relief pitcher Thompson clouted a, homer over the rlghtfteld fence. Neither starting pitcher lasted long and after the early innings the game became a tight affair, with the home nine holding an early lead. Fine pitching exhibitions were given by both relief .nitchers, although both were batted rather freely, adding just the punch that was pleasing to the large group of fans assembled. Ralph Piper began hurling for the home nine but before the second man was disposed of In the first ,/ound he discovered it was not his day and he voluntarily retired from the mound. Hoover was called over from the hot corner and home fans had a real treat in the manner in which the big boy served them to the invaders. One sad mistake was grooving one for pitcher Thompson i'n the sixth, which the opposing hurler promptly gave a ride over the barrier. Lang, starting pitcher for Williamsj- burg survived the first round, which netted the home nine a pair of runs against five scored by the visitors, but he experienced all kinds of trouble in the second round after one batter was disposed of and Thompson had to be called for mound duty. This inning netted the Irontowners 7 more mark- era and gave them a commanding lead which was not seriously threatened throughput th«j remainder of the battle. Bill Grebfrled popular Flood city, player played hla initial game with Duncansville and hla work behind the bat was one of the bright features of the afternoon ' pastime. Grebfried in five trips to the plate made three hits and scored a pair of the Duncansville runs. No Williamsburg runners stole a base on him. Wllliamsburg scored five times in the opening round on five singles, a triple, a double and a walk. They added another in the second on a triple and a single. -A pair of singles produced another counter in the fourth. In the sixth Thompson's homer boosted the score one more notch, while the final counter came in the eighth on Snydor's third triple which was followed by an outfield fly upon which ho scored after the catch, •<• Duncansville's two counters in the opening round were produced when Bradley opened with a double and succeeding batters gathered two singles. In their big inning, the second, seven runs wore the result of a pair of free tickets combined with six singles. This barrage of base hita sent Lang to the showers. Duncansville added three more tal- BLAIR COUNTY LEAGUE. Scores. Roaring Spring 10, Penn Central 1 Duncanaville 14, Wllliamsourg 9. Martlnsburg 12, Claysburg 3. Standing, . W Roaring Spring 4 Penn Central 3 Williamsburg 2 Martinsburg 2 Duncansville 2 Claysburg 0 Games today. Duncanaville at Roaring Spring. Martinsburg at Penn Central. Williamsburg at Clayaburg, HOENSBY OUT. ret. 1.000 .600 .500 .500 .500 .000 KOGiatS HOUNSBV. Cubs second sucker broke uiiklo while tilldiiiK lu I lie game yesterday und lie wit b« loot to the cliumnicms for weeks. lies in the HfHi round when Dodaon was hit by a pitched ball, but was forced by Harris. Johnston's single, Frederick's triple, the hardest -hit ball in the game, and Kearney's double accounted for the three runs. A base on error, a walk and a single ' produced another Duncansville run in the seventh, while Crebfried's double followed by Dobson's single, resulted in Duncansvllle's fourteenth tally. Lineups: WllllamsburE— AB. R. H. O. A. B. Waite, If. s 612100 Law, cf. . i 6 0 0 1 0 1 Snyder, ss 6 4 4 1 2 0 Thompson, rf., p. .../ 4 1 2 0 2 0 U. Musser, Ib 5 1 2 8 0 0 S. Musser, 3b 512410 Perry, 2b? 513221 Allander, c 402700 Dang, p : 000030 Hoover, rf 401000 and the right to earn that much more by capltftltein'g on the crown. A large share of his winnings was made up of, lat> prizes, as he lead almost throughout. Second njohey went to Shorty Cant-' 16n of Detroit, who brought his Mil- ler'Schsfleid special ift three laps behind Arnold's H0.rtz-Milicf. Both Arnold And Cantloft had good luck and neither spent much time in the pits with motor 'or tire trouble. " The Veteran Louis Schneider of Indianapolis was third aftd Louis Meyer of South Gate, Calif., came in fourth. William Cummings' " Duesenberg placed fifth. Of the 38 starters, only 14 were on the track at the finish. The other 24 machines were forced .out because,of crackups, burned out' spark plugs, faulty gas or oil lines, bent axles, stripped gears, warped --valves or defective carburetors. ; The most hair-raising incident in the race was the pileup of six machines arter Fred Roberts, relief driver for' De Paolo sent his Duesenberg into a .spin on a turn. His machine was Hammered by the Trexler special' entered by Marion Trexler. In a few seconds the cars of Babe Stapp, Lou Mbdre,/ Johnny Seymour and Deacon Litz were jammed in with the first two disabled maohlnes. In that pileup several drivers were injured. Lltz sustained a broken right wrist, Seymour severe cuts and the others were bruised or otherwise injured. It was then, also, that De Paolo's hope of again winning the race went glimmering. His car was hauled to the pits, a hopeless wreck. Dave Evans of Evansvllle, Ind., was sixth,' Phil Shafer of Des Moines, Ia., seventh, Russ Snowberger of Philadelphia eighth, Leslie Allen' of Chicago ninth and L. L. Corum, Indianapolis tenth. Totals ...44 9 18 24 10 2 Duncanavllle— AB. R. H. O. A. E. Bradley, S3. . :• 5 1 2 2 6 0 Fredericks, rf 5 32000 Kearney, Ib;? 3b 5 12420 Hainley, cf., Ib 5 1 3 9 0 1 Grebfried, c 52 3.4 00 Hoover, 3b., p 5 1 1 0 1 1 Dobson, If 413200 Harris, 2b 430210 Piper, p ...'. 000000 Johnston, cf ...5 11410 .Totals ._.... 4114172711 2 Williamsburg 1 510 101 010— 9 Duncansville 270 030 llx—14 Stolen bases, Fredericks, Johnston. Sacrifice hits, Allander. Two base hits Allander, Bradley, Kearney, Grebfried. Three base hits, Snyder 3, Fredericks. Home run, Thompson. First base on errors, Williamsburg 1, Duncansville 1. Struck out, by Thompson 5, Hoov- eer, 3. Bases on balls,' off Hoover 2, Lang 1, Thompson 2. Hit by pitched ball by Thompson 1 (Dobson) Thompson 7 2-3. Innings pitched, Piper 2-3, Hoover 8 1-3, Lang 1 1-3. Hits off pitcher, Piper 6, Hoover 12. Lang 7, Thompson 10. Left on bases, Duncansville 7, Williamsburg 1L Umpire, Stevens. ROBINS GRAB TWO. BROOKLYN, May 31.—Brooklyn won a pair of gamea from Philadelphia yesterday taking 11-1 and 11-9 decisions, the wins sending the Robins to a tie for first. Bissonette hit a .homer but lost credit for the hit as he passed another runner on the bases. Klein hit a homer in each game. Scpres: First game— R > H - E> Philadelphia ... 000 000 100- 1 9 1 Brooklyn 520 200 20x—11 14 1 Willoughby, McCurdy and Davis; Dudley and Lopez. Second game— R. H. E. Philadelphia .. 200 250 000— 9 11 1 Brooklyn 002 341 Olx—11 13 3 Benge, Smythe, Speece, Koupal and Davis; Phelps, Morrison, Moss and Lopez. CUBS BEAT CARDINALS. CHICAGO, May 31.—Chicago Cubs won 2-0 and 9-8 from St. Louia Cardinals to drop the latter team from the league lead yesterday. Root held the Cards to 5 hits in the first game, the Cubs winning the second aftel Malone was knocked out in the early rounds.. A wild throw by Frisch helped the Cuba win in the tenth round. Scores: First game— R- H. E. St. Louia 000 000 000—0 5 0 Chicago Oil 000 OOx—2 8 0 Johnson, Haid and J. Wilson; Root and Hartnett. Second game— R. H. B. St. Louia 400 200 200 0—8 15 2 Chicago 040 300 100 1—9 12 2 Hallahan, Llndsey, Bell, Johnston and Wilson; Malone, Teachout, Nelson, Osborne and Hartnett. Time takes its terrible toll. Age claima the ancient and creaking athlete. The years wreak their veng- ance. And Babe Ruth can make only three homera in one ball game. JUNE FIGHT CARD FOB STADIUM IS COMPLETED NEW YORK, May 31.—Vittorio Campolo, Argentine heavyweight has been named as the alternate for the Jack Sharkey-Max Schmeling world heavyweight championship bout at Yankee stadium, June 12. The complete .card was announced today as follows:' Main event—Max Schmeling, Germany vs. Jack Sharkey, 'Boston, 15 rounds. Seml-windup—Arthur Dekuh, Brooklyn, vs. Walter Cobb, Baltimore. Md., 10 rounds. Preliminaries—Mateo Osa, Spain, vs. Henry Lemar, Washington, D. C., 10 rounds; Raoul Bianca, Argentina vs. Stanley Parada New York, 6 rounds: Marty Fox vs. Pierre Brandt. 6 rounds, All of the fighters are heavyweights. ATHLETICS ANNEX TWO. PHILADELPHIA, May 31.—The Philadelphia Athletics, playing without four'regulars,-won a pair of games yesterday from the Washington Senators 'winning 7-6 in thirteen innings and 15-11 in a slugging bee. In the opening game Simmons tied In the ninth with a home run with two on. The win came on Simmons double and McNair's hit in the thirteenth. Simmons came in as a pinch hitter in the second game hitting a homer with the bags full. Scbre; Washington Athlefics ... 010 004 010 0000-'6 9 201 000 030 0001—7 13 Liska, Marberry and Ruel; Grove, Quinn, and Cochrane, Perkins, Schang. Washington ...... 131 203 001—11 16 0 Athletics .... 211 523 lOx—15 14 1 Hadley, Brazton, Thomas, Moore and Spencer. Schang. Earnshaw, Rommel and YANKEES DOWN BOSTON. NEW YORK, May 31.—The New York Yankees won twice from Boston yesterday the latter losing streak being increased to thirteen. - The Yankees won 6-5 in the first game four homers featuring and Won 7-3 in the nightcap. Scores: First game— R. H. E. Boston 010 200 002—5 10 0 New York 101 002 011—6 10 2 Lisenbee and Berry; Pennock and Dickey. ; . Second game— R. H. E. Boston ....'..,... 001 000 Oil—3 6 1 New York ' 005 100 lOx—7 11 0 Durham, Smith and Berry, Connolly; Ruffing and Bengough. RISES TO FAME SHOltTY OANTLON Detroit race driver won second place ut Indianapolis yesterday finishing seven miles behind the winner of the race. WATCHING the SCOREBOARD Interest of the nation's baseball fans today centered on the meeting ofvthe Philadelphia Athletlca and the Washington Senators, current American league leaders, at Shibe Park, Philadelphia. Previous to yesterday's double victory, the Athletics had won only two of nine atarta against Washington this season. Al Simmons and rookie shortstop Eric MuNair, gavu the Macks a 7 to ti victory in the 13-inning series opener. The second game was a free-hitting contest in which the Athletics pounded four pitchers for a 15 to 11 win. Brooklyn's Robina broke a tie with the St. Louis Cardinals for first place in the National league, taking both ends of a doubleheader from Philadelphia, while the Cards were dropping a pair of games to Chicago. Clise Dudley scored an easy victory in the opener, piling up an 11 to 1 score. The Robins won the second game 11-9. The Chicago Cuba dropped the St. Louis Cardinals to second by taking both gamea of a doubleheuder, a to 0 und 9 to 8. Clarence Bluir, subbing for Rogers Hurnsby who broke his w.ukle in th« morning game, drove in 6 of the Cubs' runs in the afternoon tilt with a homer and two doubles. A double victory over the Boston Red Sox, 6 to 5, and 7 to 3, gave the New York Yankees third place in the American league. The defeats extended Boston's losing streak to 13 games. » New York's slipping Giants relinquished lifth place in the National league to the Boston Braves, loaing two tough games by 6 to 5 scores. Detroit won from Cleveland twice, 5 to 2 and 9 to ti, dropping the Indians io fourth place in the American league. Pittsburgh and Cincinnati divided a doubleheader, the Reds winning the first game, 9 to 1, behind Keel Lucas' effective pitching, and the Piratea piling up an early lead to win the aecond, 7 to 6. A 3-run attack in the tenth gave the Chicago White Sox a 7 to 4 victory over St. Louis, but ti errors by his males prevented Ted Lyona from taking the second, the Browns nosing out ». 4 to 3 triumph. NEW BOSTON Owners of the Boston Braves parted with three of their players and some of their cash In order that they might acquire from Portland in the Coast league the sensational Hunter Chatham, above, to perform at shortstop In the bean town. Buster is a little fellow, but his size has never been a handicap to him thus far in his baseball career. \ ' YANKEES BOLSTER OP TEAM BY TRADE NEW YOR& May_31.—Bob Shawkey, who once waved his red sleeved arm so Effectively as a pitcher for the New (York Yankee* when they were practically invincible in the baseball World, has just completed the most important-deal the club has made in many years in his new capacity as manager. The Yankees today will send/Waite Hoyt, for ten years their star 1 right- hander, and Mark Koenig, veteran shortstop, to the Detroit Tigers, in exchange for Harry Rice, outfielder, Owen Carroll, pitcher, and George WestHng, shortstop. Not siflce the days when Colonel Ruppert and Cap Huston used to trade players wholesale with Harry Frazee, then owner of the Boston Red Sox, have the Yankees made such a major move to strengthen themselves for the American league race, in which they now stand third. Shawkey believes that, in Carroll former Holy Cross star, he ia obtaining additional ..strength for his right handed pitching staff, Hoyt having proved none too effective this season. In Harry Rice, the Yankees Vget a badly needed outfielder and a left handed pinch hitterf while Westling may act as reserve inflelder or may be used in a 'further trade. Koenig has been the regular Yankee shortstop for four seasons, barring a few months, and while he is known as an erratic fielder he is a consistent hitter, or was until Shawkey benched him in favor of Lynn Lary. Rice, as a hitter, is the superior of both Sam Byrd and Dusty Cooke, who have been alternating in left field for New York. He is hitting over .300 this season. . ' ALTOONA WORKS CHAMPS HAVE TROUBLE IN SEVEN STANZAS A trio of Altoona Works pitchers were pretty well used up as' part of the Memorial day celebration at the Cricket field yesterday afternoon, the Havana Cuban Stars grabbing a pair of victories by continued clubbing. . The Cubans won 12-7 in the first game and tame through 7-1 in the second game, the double defeat being the first handed to the Pennsy system champions for a good many years. Danny '/Lefty" Grove and Herb Bolger divided the hurling in the first game and both of them were touched up for plenty of hits. Moe Roberts went the limit in the second game, which was halted after seven rounds. Both games were interesting even though the scores appear lopsided. The works had the first game 5-3 up until the seventh inning when the Cubans decided to do some decorating of the box score. Seven big runs counted and Grove went to the showera as Herb Bolger. stepped in. In the second game the score was 2-1 until the«eventh when the Cubans again decided to celebrate 5 runs counting to cinch the game. The Columbus, P. R. R. team is the RACE MEETINGS KEEP MANY DRIVERS ACTIVE EBENSBTJRG, May 31. — Fred Frame, leading .A. A. A. driver won the honors at Ebensburg yesterday in the special race program. He took the 10 mile racje averaging a mile a 'minute. He qualified for the half mile in 23 2-5 seconds setting a new record. Ben Wheeler, Philly pilot won the 5 mile race and alao a three mile event. Frame won a 3-mile race and Bill Hoffman ateo won one of the sprints. Bob Robinson took the final race. CARROLLTQWN,, May 31.—W. H. Fink of Pattoh won the 100-lap 50 mile race on the Carrolltown track yesterday going the distance in 1 hour and 5 minutea. Yon, Altoonan finiahecl second, "driving the car of Dewey Closson who * was injured in the trials. Walter Mitchell, Altoona was fourth. Several cars went, through the fence, drivers being unhurt, BRIDGEVILLE, May 31.—Gene Hauatein of Detroit won the 100 mile race 'here yesterday in 1 hour, 29 minutes and 4 seconds, averaging 67 miles an hour. Freddy Blanch! Pittsburgh was second, William Schempp third, Boy Yingling fourth, Joe- Baker fifth and Guy Clapper sixth. The race was held up an hour as workmen repaired a break in the wooden bowl. ' GEHRINGEB FEATURES. CLEVELAND, May 31.—Cleveland was licked twice by the Detroit Tigera yesterday the batting of Gehringer featuring the two games. Detroit won B to 2 and jt to 6. Gehrlnger'a hits included 3 singles, double, tripla and a home run. Scores: FIrat game— R. H. B. Detroit .. ^ 000 003 020—5 11 3 Cleveland 000 100 100—2 9 2 Sorrell and Hargrave; Hudlin, Shoffner, Jabolonowski and Myatt. Second game— R. H. B. Detroit 000 142 200—9 17 0 Cleveland^ 000 002 211—6 9 2 Hogaett,' Sullivan and Hargrave, Renaa; Ferrell, Holloway, Beane and L. Sewell. BUY YOUR TIRES from Murray Tire Store No. 1803 at VICTOR'S Auto>nd Radio Stores State Bldf. Cor. Bridge St. £ llth Ave. Brake Service Auto Brake Service of AU Kinds Sigel Motor Co. "The Super Service Station" 833-39 24th St. Dial 5118 YOU NO MEN/* yHOP 1113 ELEVENTH STBKKT Listen In On a PHILCO All Electric Radio "America'* ITiuebt Itaaio" ALTOONA STOHAUE BATTKUV SliliVICK STATION, Distributor* 800 Chestnut Ave. attraction at the Cricket field this afternoon, Hen Leasure and Crist Davis being ready to chuck against the invading crew. Lineups: (First Game.) i R. H. E. Cuban Stars 120 000 711—J2 Alt. «Vorks 030 101 101— 7 Earned runs, Cubans 5, Altoona 7. Two base hits, Porta, Funes, Dihigo 2. Home run, Echiegougen. Left On bases, Works 9, Cubans 4. Struck out, by Grove 3, by Bolger 2, by Abrens 1. Stolen" bases, Ashburn, Funes. Bases on balls; oft Grove 3, off Bolger 5, off Albreiz 4. Passed ball, Porta. Double plays, Chacon • to Hasslp, Eichon, to Massip. Thomas to Porta, GrOve, Fagan to Routh. Pitching record; Grove 6 innings, 11 hits, 8 runs, 2 on base: Bolger 3 innings, 2 hits, 4 runs; Pedroso,'1 1-3 innings, 3 hits, 1 run, 3 on bases; Albarenz, 7 2-3 innings, 13 hits, 5 runs. Losing pitcher, Grove. Win- pihg pitcher, Albarez. Time 2 hours. Umpires McNally and Schlegle. (Second Game.) Altoona Works— AB. R. H. O. A. E. Thomas, cf/ 2 0 0 2 0 0 Reider, ss 2 0 0 3 4 1 Ashburn, 2b. 3 01341 Roth, Ib.. 3 1 1 9 0 0 Franka, 8b 2 00 0 2 0 J. Fagan, If 3 02100 Harber, rf 200100 Porta, c 2 0 0 1 4 0 Roberta, p 2 01020 Totals '. 21 1 5 21 16 2 Cuban Stars— AB. R. H. O.A. E. Funes, If 821310 Echiegougen, rf 3 1 2 2 0 0 Dihigo, 3b 4 l! 2 0 1 0 Oms, cf 411300 Sohs, 2b 402000 Chacon,, ss 3 01220 Masip, Ib 3 0 1 9 0 0 Pedroso, c. 3 11200 Aballi, p ....3 12040 Totals .-30 7 13 21 8 0 Cuban Stars Oil 000 5—7 Altoona Works 000 '010 0—1 Earned runs, Cubana 6, 'Works 1. Two Base hits, J. Fagan, Maslp. Left on bases, Altoona 3, Cubans 6. Struck out, by Roberts 1, by Aballi 2. Sacrifice hits, Thomas, Franks, Harber, Oms. Base on balls, off Roberts 3, Double plays, Funes to Masip, Reider to Ashburn, Franks to Ashburn to Roth, Reider, Ashburn to Rpth. Time, 1.20. Umpires, Schlegle and McNally. RIGHT HAN0ERS CLASSIER PORTSIDERS IN BOTH L&M fly JOHN B. FOSTER. (Copyright, 1930, b* AltooB* Mirror.) NEW.YORK, May 31.—White Lefty Grove and Sad Sam Jonei are fighting it out tooth and naft for pitching honors In the American league, right- hander against left, a perusal of the pitching columns for both of the leagues shows that, taken all in all, the right-handera are showing the way to the port-aiders this year. Sam Jones won six games for Washington, throwing right-handed curves to the batters, and Left Grove won six for the Athletics, delivering from the other side. Grove has been closer to defeat than Jones. Jones has won one game each from New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Cleveland, Detroit and St. Louis. Probably it wasn't his turn when the Chicago White Sox were playing in Washington. Maybe Johnson was saving him up.. Anyhow he didn't get on the mound once. • Grove has won from New York, Boston, Washington, Cleveland and St. Louis and, oddly enough, he hasn't pitched against Chicago. That is more easily explained by the fact that Chicago and Philadelphia have played but once, the other games having been rained out. Moe Harder, a youngster in exper- GIFTS ARE GIVEN M.D.CAGE_PLAYERS Capturing second honors over the Eastern region of the Pennsylvania railroad in basketball, the Middle Division 1 junior team was honored at a dinner held at the South Altoona clubhouse on Thursday evening. 1 Silver medals were presented t6 the players with coat sweaters, the gift of the association, awarded to all members of the team. The players included Roger Speidel, Ed Wertz, L. G. Walker, Mike Orr, J. E. Ward, J. L. Cook, F. H. Isenberg and Ernest Duva. A fine dinner of baked ham and all the fixings was served and the players did full justice to the meal. . Charles G. McCurdy, general chairman of athletics was master of ceremonies. Guests 'included E. P. Bouten, James VanZandy and H. S. Reifsnyder. Coach Ike McCord, former all around athlete was honored during the 'evening and Eddie Wertz, in behalf of the players made a presentation, a combination pen and pencil set being presented the coach for his services during the season. L. G. Walker gave a brief talk extending the thanks of the players to the Middle Division athletic organization. COACHES TO INSTRUCT. FORT WORTH, Tex.—Coach Francis A. Schmidt, and Dana X. Bible, Nebraska coach, will conduct a coaching school here July 14 to 26. It is planned to make this an annual venture. Bible is with the Texas Aggies. Schmidt, coach at Texas Christian university, will have charge of basketball and athletic injuries instruction, while Bible will teach football. Change Your [Oil Filter; Cartridge! Eyery 10,OOO Miles tlii* mileage th* filtering \ unit ceue* to function a* it ha* be- / ' MmefiUedwithdirt.aliidgeandab' < knave material taken from the oiL ( ' Replacing the fcartridk0 every 110^00 milM mean* ^ uying in wear, le** | frequent repair bilhi 'ana real oil econ| omy •• the motor " oil can be used for \ 2000 mile* or more. titt*; ience, la &mbKfl* Motif on the heels of JoitW «W Wesley Fefreir, wft» «tt» 'M ..... last year. P»«lt i« ariotfrt* players who bad A littts with the boss aferat *al**y season began and* Who come up to expectation* i Ted Lyons, of the WWt« deserts he would lead tfie ____ league by an odds, becau** fc*< that team on his ahoardettr «r" ~ aon. All three are right halk Right banders are bftvfngr to the chagrin of the left. B the National league. Errtn Pittsburgh, fn a metnodi«i»l baa proved to be one of the era on the circuit. H* to big 1 and he can bat. Pittsburgh " he would be good this t$rtttg < ______ boys were training in California. shaped up well, as he was neve after hia work outs and he ia aa I as Grimes, maybe stronger. What has knocked the Pirate*; their course is the inability of tn banders to get anywhere. J*«s hasn't been as good at any tfm* Pittsburgh as he was with Br and French is not as steady might be. There are seven left bander* ;» National league, each of wnottt looked upon with hope fn the who have not come through. Some times it i* asserted that ] era are leaders, because the which they are members win There is no doubt about that. A g80» ., team helps a pitcher mightily. good pitcher also helps a team. Now to the Chicago Cubs fuw i another blow to their pennant 1 in the death Wednesday of Hal son. Carlson, who has proved their mainstays this year, waa ft • ran right bander. 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