The Brownsville Herald from Brownsville, Texas on June 6, 1947 · Page 7
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The Brownsville Herald from Brownsville, Texas · Page 7

Brownsville, Texas
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Friday, June 6, 1947
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Los Fresnos Files Prot As Edelstein's Wins 5-1 LANIER RETURNS TO MEXICO MEXICO CITY, June 6--(/J 3 )--The Mexican Baseball League announced today that Max Lanier, former St. Louis Cardinals stellar southpaw, has agreed to return to the circuit with his old team, the Veracruz Blues, thus ending his long holdout. ___ ,I,ACE U. J O H N S O N Herald Sport.s Editor Pent-up softball emotions flared into the open in Brownsville lust night and u long-expected .showdown on 'A hat constitutes n pltcn was brought Lo a head. Before one of the largest bll crowds of the si-nson on 30th D i a rn o n d. Brownville whipped LOJ. Fresno.', 5-1 In under protest. O, J. F'edenion. Los Fresno:; leurns. was orclnroci off the field by Chief Umpire W. A. had Tony Istcln's llu: Kflel.stein'H of McCaiTick's of i tfamf played of the Umpire Robinson ruled t h e pitch gal and ordered the game to con- i in ue. PedtTson was later ordered off the field after he continued an argument with Robinson. Los Frcsnos got only two hits off Arrnendariz' pitching, both of them singles by Harry Watson, the Mc- Carrlclc's hurler. Watson gave up only three hits, to Tarnayo, shortstop; Gus Krausse, loft f i e l d ; nnd LaMadrid, catcher; for Kdelsteln'H. The softball committee of the BrownHVillo Lions club will act on the protest, within two weeks. , Los Frcunos 000 100 0--1 2 4 | Edcl.steln's .. 200 030 x--6 3 3 ' Harry Watson and Macomb; jTony Armendari'/ and LaMadrid, j X X X i GAMES TONIGHT | 7;30-~Kennelly vs-Optimist Jrs. i 9:00--PAA vs Valentin's (CD Title Favorites Advance In Texas Amateur Golf WICHITA FALLS, June 6--/lV-- The qunrUT-ftmil.s of the Texas Amateur championship got under- w a y here today with Karl Stewart o, p Dallas, Don Cherrcy of Wichita Fail*, and Medalist. Blackic Dahl- Champions Rival Saturday In AAU Track And Field SAN ANTONIO. Jiune 6 7P.--With ill but last-minute contestants registered, six 1947 South west (*m- f firmer t r a c k nnd Hold champions and five state high school Individual champions have entered tho annual South Texas A. A. U. meet Saturday nipht at Alamo Stadium here. Heading the list is George Kadera, conference tltllst in the shot put nnd Javelin. Also on hand will be Parry Samuel of Texas, 100- yard sprint king; Charley Parker of Texas, 220-yard w i n n e r ; Art Harnden of Texas A And M. 440- j-ft.rd dash victor; Henry Coffman of Rice, .top high Jumper and Jack Quiery of A and M, who was Involved in a three-day tic for first place in the pole v a u l t . Among the high-schoolers, Gerald Miller of Harlarulale will be a prominent ths-oat In both the 100- m f t r r find 200-meter dashes, .since hr won the 100-yard and 220- y a r d e q u i v a l e n t s In the state meet. X n u r o Ochoa of Laredo, broad .lump champion, nlso Is entered. bury of San Antonio still the top favorites. Others remaining in the running are Dallas' Jimmy Thompson, 18- year-old Billy Maxwell, Refus King, Austin champion Claud Wild and Derald Lehman, veteran Fort Worth golfer. In today's pairing Lehman faces Wild; Cherry vies with King in a local showdown; Dahlberg and Stewart clash; and Maxwell takes on Thompson. Lehman grabbed the attention yesterday when he upsot defending champion Bobby Rlegol of Houston 2-1 in the second round of play. Lehman never trailed in his match against Rlegel which followed his morning round polishing off of Adam Seitz, Wichita Fallfl, 2-1. Cherry had u hard time In his morning round with Van Lewis of San Antonio playing him Lo a standstill through the first 17 holes, The young Alamo City linksman, however, lost one up on the 18th as his iron shot drifted over the green. In the second round, Cherry had an easy time of It with Palmer Lawrence, winning 4-3. Stewart had little trouble in either veteran Hub Meyers of downed votera nHbu Meyers of Electra 6-5 and in the second round eliminated Doc Brinkley, last year's runner-tip from Fort Worth 3-2, Wild moved into the quarter- i finals by knocking out Royal Fran- 1 els 2-1 and Herbert Durham of ; Dallas. i Maxwell won over two Dallas op; ponents, Jack Munger ' B-3, and 1 John Oliver 4-2. i Dahlberg knocked over Recce 1 Alexander of Nocona 5-3, and do! fented his university teammate, Joe i Ruby of Austin, 7-5. Pnn American's Flyers, who have lost one game this season and that to Edelstein's, return to City League competition tonight in a spat with Valentin's, winners of three games and losers of a couple, PAA and Valentin's clash at 9 p.m. In the second game of tonight's twill, bill on the 30th Diamond. In the first game, at 7:30, Kcnnolly Sea Foods ,tangles with the Optimist Juniora In a Service League game. In a Service League game last night, the Los Fresnos Merchants whipped the Knights of Columbus 11-3, La Feria Faces Lyfo rd Ton ight In Girls 9 Game VALLEY MAID LKAGTJE Teams- Brownsville Lyford La Feria Halringen How They Stand W L Pet. 5 2 .714 4 3 .571 4 3 .571 1 6 .143 Number Seven payed off for tho Harlingen Palm Gardens girls last night as they won their first game in seven tries in the Valley Maid Softball League. The Palms Gardens girls edged Lyford 13-12 in an extra inning garni; in Harlingen last night. Freshour, Rio Hondo contribution to the Harlingen girls' team, singled in the ninth for the winning run. League play continues tonight with the La Feria Bombers invading Lyford for a scarp with the Red Birds. Lyford and La Perla are currently tied for second place. Brownsville continues to lend the field. N A T I O N A L SPAHN, Boston, 8 won 1 lost, .889; ROWE, Philadelphia, 7 won 1 lost, 875. A M E R I C A N SHEA, New York, 6 won 1 lost, 857; HUTCHINSON, Detroit, 5 /on 1 lost, .833. Shreveport Slaps Catf To Take Second Place By The Associated Press Francis Parker, who prefers to be known as "Baity," is adding plenty of pepper to t h f t Texas League pen- hante rncf w i t h hln flhrrvoport Sport.v HELPS KIDNEYS ft*mov« Harmful lmpwr/t/*» * BftckAcltc, IOM of the old pep, Retting up nifhu, and heartache ore often enured by ix/thing more than improper kidney action do* to exc«*t acid in thr urine. Th« Iddneyi are oo« of Nntiire'* wnya of removing impurities from the blood. And when thete irnpuritie* brick up, trouble maty rtart. So it you hnvt f .hc«« troubles, (jive your kidneys and blnctdor · ROCK! fluuhing out by taking Dr. Kilmer's Swmnp-Root. It workn on the kidney* to flush them out . , . increasing live flow of urine to help re« JJevr thftt CXCCM »ckllty nnd rnttc that barninj fttmation when you pnwi woter . . . help* thftt bladder irrilntion that ·Mkket you get up nights. Mfcde of 16 herb*, roots, vegetables, and bftl»ain», Swamp-Root is absolutely non- habit forminR. Million* have taken it for three generationo , . . often with wonder* foJ result*. Caution: take a» directed. For fret trinl iuppiy, *cnd to Dept. X, Kilmer At Co., Inc., Box 1255, Stamford, Coon, Or--get full-tized bottle of Swamp- Root today ot your dnigntorr. The independent club from th bayou ntate of Louisiana opankec Fort Worth out of second plac night 0-3, lo complete a long .sorlo , of roller-coaster moves in th ! standings. While Shrevoport had its sight; trained on Houston's four and one- half game load, the pace sette squeezed by Oklahoma City 0-8 Dalian moved to within one percentage point of third with a 4-2 decision over Beaumont, nnd Tulfln handed San Antonio a 1-0 setback Guy Curtwrlght's triple spurknc an eighth inning rally that bagg three runs a'ncl sacked tho Oats . it waw the first victory for relief 'pitcher ,Ioo Berry. Fnrroll Anderson delivered two home run» to 1 Fort Worth but the results only aided his batting average. A single hit--Jim Shilling's home run over the left field fence in the eighth Inning--speelod shutout ' for San Antonio. The score left last place Missions two games of Tulsa, starting its own i climb from the second division ' depths, WRECKS REBUILT Body and Fender Work PAINTING Factory Method SEAT COVERS UPHOLSTERING 10th and St. Charles Phone 888 SPORTS Tigers WiD Seek Double Revenge From Harlingen Hoping for revenge .of a double stinging defeat last Sunday, the Brownsville Tigers invade Harlingen Sunday to clash with the Southern Select club in a repeat double header baseball performance. The Tigers lost to Harlingen here laat Sunday Q-0 and 5-2 in a game notorious for its lack of hitting'. Manager Bed Partain of the Tigers Is expected to send Rogcrio "Chango" Gonzalez against the Harlingen brewmen In the first game Sunday. He was undecided today about his starting moundsman for the 7-inning afterpiece. Harlingen is expected to use Mike Guevara, if his sore arm permits, and Bob Borchers, both of whom won their games here last Sunday, Harlingen announced prices for general admission will be 25 cents plus tax. * * + SAN BJ^NITO PLAYS W1LLACV RAYMONDVILLE, June 6-- The San Benito Cardinals will clash with the Raymondville Red Sox here Sunday afternoon. Oscar Can-era, ace hurler of the Srm Benito club, will' be on the mound. 2 Games Scheduled In Junior Softball Two practice games are scheduled this afternoon at 5 p.m. In the Ward League and Junior Softball LeaRiio on the high school playground, Guerrero Jewelry will play Kcn- nelly Sea Foods in the Ward League and Washington P n r k - clashes with Kennelly Junior LONGHORN LEAGUE Results Thursday Mlland 14 Odessa 3 Big Spring 7 Vernon 6 Ballinger 10 Sweetwate" o N A T I O N A L Today'* Pltoliem C i n c i n n a t i at lloBLon--(nlithU--Patorson (1-3) VH Johnson (2-3 or WrlBht, (1-1). C h i c n f i o Rl' B r o o k l y n -- ( n i t t h l , ) -- W y s o (3-4 VH Hfttlen (5-3). St, Louin at NPW Y o r k -- H n r k h n r l (03) VH Ilixrl.unff ( 4 - 1 ) , PlUfilnirtfh lit P h l l t u l o l w h l n -- ( n l i t h t ) --HiUir (3-3) VR Sohfcnx (0-0). How Thar Stand To ii nis-- W i» P 01 Brooklyn 2fi 18 -B«' Chloiuto 34 18 .571 New York , 24 18 .671 Boston , , , , , . . 23 20 .536 Cincinnati 2 ° 2B --» 44 Pittsburgh 1« 23 .430 Philadelphia lf» 35 .32 St. LOUIS 1« 24 . 4 2 0 Thuriirt»T St Loui« 5 Boston 3 Cincinnati 6-fi Philadelphia 0-3 ChlcnKO 8-3 Now York 1-8 Brooklyn 3 Pittsburgh 0 * * * A M K R I C A N TodRy'n Pitcher* Washington ra ChlrnBo-- ( n l n h t ) -- Hudson (4-1 vs Lopftt (3-5). New York at St. Louis--nlitht)--Rey- nolds ( 4 - 4 ) vs S n n f o r d (0-1). Boston Hi Detroit--ForrlSB ( 4 - 4 ) vs Trucks {4-4). P h l l n d e l p h i i x n.t Cleveland -- (niuhl.) -- Mfirchllclon ( 4 - 3 ) vs Harder (3-0). How They Stand Tooms-- W L Pet Detroit 25 17 .395 Now York 24 18 .571 Cleveland n ^ - 5U ° Bonton 21 21 .500 P h i l a d e l p h i a . , 21 21 .500 W a s h i n g t o n 18 20 .-174 C h l c n u o 20 35 .444 St. LovilR Ifl 23 .410 Rc.iultti T h u r n d n . y Now York 7 D o i r o l t 0 ' ' \ V a s h l n n t o n 3 C l e v e l a n d 0 P h i l a d e l p h i a 5 Chlcano 2 (Only Knmos s c h e d u l f t d ) * * t THXAS LEAGUE T o n i g h t Fort Worth lit Shrcvcport D a l l a s n t B e a u m o n t O k l a h o m a C i t y a t H o u n t o n T u l N i i R t f l a n A n t o n i o How Thny H t R n r t To 11 n is-- W Houston 33 Shrovppor! 29 Port Worth 28 Dnlla.i 20 B o u u m o n t 2B O k l a h o m a City 24 Tulsu 23 Ban Antonio _. . .· 21 Kcmilift T h w r s t l n y Houflton 9 Oklahoma City * Shroveport 6 Fort Worth 3 Dallrfl 4 Beaumont ?. L 10 24 25 26 28 31 30 33 Pel .52.1 .527 .500 .43fi .434 ,300 Friday, .Time fi, 194T THE BROWNSVILLE HERALD Harry ers As Pennant Pitching By 1,'He Associated Press Freshman Harry Taylor, whose third straight pitching victory coincided with Brooklyn's arriva in first place, is hailed in Platbush as the man who could pitch the Dodgers to the National League pennant. Beaten in his first big league start afe Cincinnati, May 13, Taylor did time in the bullpen, relicvlnff five times before Manager Hurt Shot-ton gave him another starting chance mjainst the New York Giants. Taylor humiliated the Giants' home run sluggers 14-2, with a five-hitter and followed with another of the same against St. Louis, beating Harry Brechoen, an old Dodger jinx. Fritz Ostermucller, who ha.s taken particular delight in beating Brooklyn consistently since Branch Rickey tried to send him back to the minor leagues in 1944, was his opponent yesterday. Taylor turned Six Clubs Enter City's Amateur Baseball League A six-team Brownsville Amateur Baseball League was formed at an organizational meeting last night and the door was left open for tho entry of a seventh club The six teams are A. and H. Package store, Brownsville J u n - ior College, St. Joseph's Academy, Brownsville Fire Department,, Delta Funeral Homo and Valentin's Los Fresnos may enter later. Brownsville's Fire Department replaced tho High School which did not enter a team because most of its prospective players are employed. Throe games will be played on tho opening day of league competition Sunday, June 15. A. and H. plays the Junior College at 10:30 a. m. in St. Joseph's Park At 1 p.m., the Fire Fcpartmcnt plays Delta, Then at 2:30 p.m. Valentin's clashes with St. Joseph's m the Drive In park. ^ "_ LONE STAR LEAGUE Results Thursday Lufkin 16-4 Jacksonville 4-12 Henderson 3 Longview 2, """'r.-yan P'Tvler 0 in his best effort, a two-hit, victory over Pittsburgh. 3-0 an injury Boudreau of to M:.r.3.c-:-r L. ~ u the tribe B--ua:-;au The win boosted the Brooks into the lead because the Giants and the Chicago Cubs, who had been! tied for first place, split a double-1 header at the Polo Grounds. j After Paul Erlckson of the CubEJ had tamed the Giants with three hits in a 5-1 opening gaino, Mel Ott's gang slashed away at three Chicago throwers for an eight-run third inning to even mattera with a 0-3 declsin. Monty Kennedy, sent right back after being knocked out Wednesday, came through with his fifth win. .Cincinnati's Ewell Blackwell ran his victory total to seven by shutting out the Phillies 5-0 with si-x hits. Harry Gumbert's fine relic'! pitching enabled the Reds to take the second game 0-3. Marty Marion's homer with two on in the ninth enabled the St. Louis Cardinals to pull out a 5-3 decision over Boston's Johnny Sain. The New York Yankees continued to crush the American League leading' Detroit Tigers 7-0, on Spud Chandler's three-hit work. Jesse Plores 1 three-hitter boosted Philadelphia's A's into a third- place tie with Boston and Cleveland on a 5-2 win over Chicago's Edgar Smith. Early Wynn of Washington shut out Cleveland 3-0, with six hits in a game marred by left the game with a sic* injury in the third inninf. 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Now h-- :* moving into the 160-lh. division/ Tony hn,s won 59 out of 6:2 fight* in tackling his first muldleu-eirrh'. he has picked n tough nut In crnck. LaMotta is one of boxing's mot i u n u s u a l physical specimens. Jaw'iwne. Jake is a human block of 1 , He belongs to the mauler cla« and is a smashing body puncher. The Bronxite 1ms agreed to make 1.1.5 pounds for his mooting with Janim. Enjoy the excitement, blow-hv- A D L I R I K A T H I T O N E k A X A T I U P V f over American Broadcasting Co. and K V A U 1490 on your dial) at 9 p.m. And remember, men . . . LOOK s h a r p ! F E E L sharp! BE sharp! Use Gillette Blue Blades w i t h the a Er/IfffJ s h a r p e s t edges ever honed! Ow/frhL l^Tj y qm.tfr uf.. y n**^r c***n*i VH ^ " ·v 'w^, -; ,\x\. "I v! ' i . / ' ^ ' ':\,'. 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