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PAGE EIGHT ' BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COURIER' NEWS ~ TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 1940 Barons Trounce Nashville Vols Lowly Travelers Slide Into Cellar • Position in Southern Two Left-Handed Pitching Pals Meet at 'Heart-Break Junction' By United ATLANTA, On., June 18. (UP) — T"he Birmingham Baroiis were out W the Southern Association cellar loday. but while there was great rejoicing in Birmingham, there was Bloom in Nashville for it was at the Vols' expense that Ihe Bnronj were able to vacate the eighth spot. The Barons defeated the Vols 8 to" 7 last night for their third straight win over the Qilbertmcn and set the Vols back to five and & half games behind the leading Atlanta Crackers. The. Bfivons won the earnc with » big seven-run rally in the fourth taintac at the expense of Ed Hany- tewskl. Bill Blue, tlie second of three Baron hurlers, received credit for the win but needed hell) from Pete Blumelt e In the nlntn- At Atlanta, Shelby Kinncy out- pitched Max Wilson to give the Crackers a 1 to 0 win over the Chattanooga Lookouts. Kinnny pitched a four-hitter for his eighth win of ihe year while Wil»n held the Crackers to eight hits. The Crackers scored their run in the last ol the ninth. At Mobile, the Bears dumpea the little Rock Travelers Into the cellar ns southpaw Paul Miner tossed a six-hitter to shutout tne Travelers 3 to 0 lor the Bears third win over Little Rock. At New Orleans, Paul Armstrong's homer with a mate aboard In the IHh liining gave the Memphis Chicks a 7 to 5 win over the New Orleans Pelicans. The victory gave Memphis sole possession •( fourth place as New Orleans dropped from a tie Into fifth. Pete Lewis, New Orleans outfielder, also homered during the gnme. his blow coming with one man on In the eighth. Tonight.. the Barons and Vni» meet in a twin bill while the other clubs continue their series with single 42 33 35 33 32 28 24 26 Pet. .G3G '.359 .530 .51 V .500 .452 •M3 .406 Pet. .023 .532 .631 .51Q M'-i .440 .420 .420 Baseball Standings SOUTHERN LEAGUE W. L. Atlanta Nashville Chattanooga Memphis New Orleans .... Mobile Liltlc Rock . ... Birmingham . ... NATIONAL LEAGUE W. L Brooklyn . 33 20 Bt. Louis 32 23 Chicago 20 23 Cincinnati 25 2-i Boston 25 29 Pittsburgh 22 28 New York 23 31 Philadelphia 21 29 AMERICAN LEAGUE W. L. Pet. Boston 42 14 .750 New York 38 , 23 Detroit . ..::.....\...\ 30 Ayashington^.J. .!.,i.v; 23 itilcveland .:, ^.. •. •..' 25 SSL Louis ' *'.».::!;.v.j M Chicago . 21 By CAROL UINDQDIST United t'rrtti Sports Writer NEW YORK, June 18.—Solemn, black-lvhired Howie Polhti nnd blond, fun-loving ninlc While, two old left-bunded pitching pals, paused briefly today al baseball's "Heatt- brcak Junction." and wondered when they would meet again. At the cross-roads where the stars going uj) pass the "has bccns" coining down, it looked bright for cratty Pollet ol the Cardinals and all but hopeless for White, who is still In Ihe majors only because the falch of liis old buss,. Hilly Soutliworili, now manager of the Braves. Southworth, who brought White to major league stardom when lie directed the Cardinals, picked him up for another chance when SI. xwls east him adrift because of a chronic arm ailment. And yesterday, as Iho Cards nnd Braves snuared awny in a Bunker] llli holiday double header in Bos- .011. Southwortli chose White to make his first start in a Brave:;' uniform against his old males. The 30-year-old southpaw from Pncolct Mills, S. C., had been workim; out easily for weeks for this big day and .L would have been nice to write .hat he gave his cx-malcs a good ocaling. But Hint wasn't Ihe way lhat MIC Baseball god.s decreed it and before ho liad retired a man in the first Inning he was through—perhaps for good. Two baiters got hits nnd Iwo others got walks before Ernie put, his glove in his hip pocket, and walked awny. sadly. That his bad start enabled the Cardinals lo bans out H H-hit, to 6 triumph ir. the opener ami that light-lipped Pollet went on to pitch a brilliantly fashioned, 1 to 0 second game victory for the Cardinals only added to the Irony. For It was White who crime to the Cards first and who showed the greater promise after both got their' flart down on the team's Texas League farm club al Houston. Bnlli were expected to go great, for Ihe Cardinals when they returned from military service, but something ha;l happened to While's always sensitive arm. He realized it this Spring when the Cardinals broke camp .In Ilielr picturesque Florida training layout and he remarked cryptically: "I wonder if I'll ever see St. Petersburg again." Pollet's victory was vital, coming after he haci been batted out in four straight starts. He had to be good to shade cildsler Bill Lee. who gave up only seven hits. Poilet singled to start the winning rally in the sixth in which iSrv Dusiiic. doubled home the lone run. In the opener, Stnn Musial had the hottest bat, getting a homer, double and two singles. The Cards by winning twice, cut Brooklyn's league lead lo two games. ' The Phils, mnklpg a game bid to get out of last place, climbcrt to wllhln six points of (he Olanfi by beallng the Plrales. 7 lo 3. 'Ihc Burs made IS hils but lefl 12 men on bare while Philadelphia concenUc.tc'.l HH nine-lilt attack. Skrctcr Nc-.vsnma drove In four Phllly runs, tv;o (;:i a homer. Jack Kramer of the Brown 1 ; IJR- came the first American League pitcher to beat I he Red S:>.; twice, topping them 7 lo 1 on five hits at St. Louis. It was Hoston'.s fifth Iocs ill six games and reduced llu In.id over New York to seven and a hulf f,'amcs v Kramer, who -shut ou f . Boston with three hits on the I'.i.st Hed Sox road trip, would have* had another whitewash last nliiht, hut for two errors which iicnnlttcd ;ui unearned run. The Browns l.iaiwd ccX- lefty Mickey Harris lor IKv runs ill Ihe third when Vern Htcplicnr, and Kramer's seventh win uj;Mni;l fcno defeat. There were no other mirior !ea[;ue games. Four Softball Teams to Piay Games Tonight The second week of the niylhs vllie "Y" sponsored tiofltall leaiui (jets under way tonight at 8 o'clock under the lights of Walker Park when the Loy Elch Chevrolet Hustlers take on the Hays' Store boys on the opener of n twin bill. T!ic Montgomery Wan! Cracker-Jacks play Ark-Mo Power Rc-cldy Kilo- watls in (he scconil Runic. Ark-Mo and Montgomery Wava botli lust thuir last weeks games bill they should foe greatly Improved this week; Mat Enthusiasts See Much Action Bell and Belkas Win Matches in Weekly Arena Tag Battle Ted Bell and Chris Bclkas defeated Red Roberts nnd Floyd JJyrd In a tag match last night on Promoter Mike Meroney'.s 'weekly mat card in the Legion Arena. In the ffji-sl full or the tag match IJcberts was going strong, giving 15<lka.s Irish Whips when I3e!kas turned Uic tide and gave Roberts sonic Kangaroo Kicks • niicl then pinned him In 20 minutes. Byrd rushed' ouf'-of his corner and slatted slugging Helka s all over tlie ring and giving him body slams and then pinned him hi flv; minutes. Then Nell and Byrd teed o!( but. Uic newcomer was too much for Uyrcl and Bell pinned Inn after five Ijonc-cracklng Irish Whips to win the first fall. Hogerts and Helkas stalled It oil in Ihe second full. But the actior started when Hell and Byrd WCIL lagged. Byrd knocked the referee ncross Ihe ring with a hard right lo Ihe jaw. Hclkas and Bell climi natcd Roberts afler a series ol flying blocks, Irish Whips ami slugging bv both men. Byi'd just couldn't stand up un- ler the combined force of Boll and Belka's. Bell slugged him • groggy Don Budge Wins Tennis Crown for Professionals MEMPHIS, Tenn., June'17. (UP) —Don Budge held the Southern Professional Ojxm Tennis crown today and found some consolatioti lor the closely fought nationwide scries which he recently lost to National Champion Bobby Rlggs. Budge won the Southern crown over Rlggs r.t the Memphis Country Club yesterday, mainly by outlasting the cliuin- plon under a OS-degree sun. and llicn gave him an Irish Whip and back Ixxly slums and Beikas cume In and worked him over nnd mad c him give with a 'jrab hold. In the first preliminary fight bc- .wecn Belkas and Byrd, Belkas I'on In 20 minutes with a short irm scissors after a series of arm ocks nnd arm twists. The match between Itoberts ami Bell was the match of all rnalchRf. Ml, the newcomer, is now a Tufl ledged slur aflcr showing some tiney footwork and plenty of ring sense. Bell got Robcrls furious as — A . —. , . f^tt- ic slapped him on the head and former Air field Officer ace. Then Bell showed him up >y some fancy footwork and Rob- "rs ftll all over Ihe ring trying to :et a hold on him. Roberts "jot Mcroney as Bell got him with an ivcrstcp leg lock. Bell gave him some Kangaroo Kicks but Roberts came back determined and won with a surf-board in 12 minutes. Thanks to Mike Mcroney, foui' new 5.1_ Inch fans have been installed ^ In addition to tlic .ej&jht twenty-six inch fans already up. Hers to Coach at Conway .G]0 25 : .. - 25 v. 32 SI 40' .'-^:^V 429 .401 SOUTHKRN LEAGUE Memphis 7, New Orleans 5 (11 Innings). Atlanta 1, Chattanooga 0. Birmingham 8, Nashville 7. Mobile 3, Little Rock 0. NATIONAL LEAGUE St. Louis 9-1, Boslon 0-0. Philadelphia 7, Pittsburgh 3. Only games. , •' AMERICAN LEAGUE St. louis 7, Boston 1. • Only game. MAN HAD BRICK IN HIS STOMACH FOR 10 YEARS One man recently stated that for 10. years he felt like he had a brick (n'-;Ws;<.'slprhkch.. •. This- feeling was due;to' thf;l(lrnp of undigested lood e i klwitji;)(ad. Itisltie f of him. He •As' 1 fr6hk; worn' out, headachy! U Pin-Worms Can't Get MY Child!" Better learn the Truth, Mother! licccnt cdicnl nnmTJiii; number ii]i9 lent) nwiy be tiflrn without HI Ami ll rcpnrlfi rcvcat tliat nn of chllitroii (uti.l i-rmvn- vEcllni:! «f Vin-Wornia— Plirclim: \vhnl li \vroiw I d itrrnviiii: inshto the hiinmn Innly, cnn cause rent tHa Su wntcli niiL for iho wnrninff si;:iw Hint mny iiu'im I'ln-Wurniv—OBlux:tally Hi*-' fn:- criLViitinir rt-ctal itch.'If you Biisp^tit tliii uply InfcclToii. iti-L' JAYNE'S P-W rlijht aw.iy nml follow the directions. P-W is the nnnic of the Pin-Worm tali- 3cU ilcvcldft il by tlio Irvboraloric.i of llr. U. Juyne it lion, Ji(tor years ol patient ro- • curcti. The finmll, cnBy-to-takc P-W tablrt.i act in 11 Bi'ict.il v.-ay tt> remove Pin-Wdrnvi. Katlafactloti guaranteed or your money luck. Ask your druttist: P-W tor Pin-Worms I ' Joe Louis Confident On Eve of Ring Battle POMPTON LAKES, N. J.^ June 18. CUP)—Supreme confidence inu Uetl Joe Ixiuis' camp today, because the champion was "buck in Itic groove" on the eve of his title defense against Billy Conn. This confidence verged on o lion because ex-G, I. Joe had inonstrated siinoothly and dynanu- cnlly in his final sparring seSsEoi that he was frceti of the war-FUR'• which for wcqks" had thrcuteno' his crown. ' ,., .;;,;.' Visit Our New& Recording ji Studio! We hiivc installed Ihe very latest Equipment for Recording Voices, Hand and . Orchestra Music and Messages. We also Kent Sound Equipment for Indoor and Outdoor Events." BLYTHE\flL!|E RADIO SUPPLY*?! Wholesale Only - '•'$ Phone 467 112So. 1st St. NATIONAL .LEAGUE Pittsburgh at'Brooklyn. Cinclnnali at Nov.; York, night. Chicago at Philadelphia, night. Only games. '" ' :: Cecil Garrison as director of of Scarcy, WHO physical cflncat- in at th e Army Air Field here ml at Maxwell Field, Ala,, lias en selected athletic coach icr 'onwny Hljfh School and will head i e physical ediicntiou dcpari- icnt in the Echool. H was dls- loscd yesterday in Conway. legion Baseball Juniors To Play in Jonesboro The nlythevllle Junior American Legion baseball team will go to Jonesboro tomorrow to play the Jonesboro Juniors there. J. A, Lloyd is the probable starting pitcher and P. D. Foster or Lcroy Stanlierry will catch. niytheville has played Jonesboro here once this year but was defeated on their home diamond. Today's Games U;AGUE Memphis at New Orleans, night. Chattanooga at Atlanta, night. Nashville at Birmingham, night. Little Rock at Mobile, night. AMERICAN LEAGUE New York at Chicago, night. Washington at Cleveland, night. Boston at St. Louis, night. Philadelphia at Detroit (2). 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