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« TIPTON DAILY TRIBUNI MONDAY, APRIL 12, 1963 Old Familiar Faces In New Gear As Majors Debut Today By CURT.BLOCK UPI Sports Writer The St. Louis Cardinals and New York Yankees open defense of their championship flags Monday with new masterminds directing virtually the same personnel. The revamping of brainmists : ; : didn't stop with the pennant diate help in winter deals and : winners. In all, seven of the 20 came up with righthanded slug- men who opened last season as ger Dick Stuart and hurlers Bo j the big ones and he was off to a flying start" today "with hVs major league managers are dtf- Belmsky and Ray Herbert. I second Masters championship, ferent. . Cincinnati acquired pitcher ' .Although neither league titlist Roger Craig and . outfielder j ! He spread-eagled the field, winning by nine strokes over was overly active in the open Charley James from the Cards ' tne rwo golfers he s been battling with the last six years for player market during the off- in exchange for righthanded j this title — Arnold Palmer and Gary Player, season boih made managerial throwing Bob Purkey. And St. changes and those men will re- Louis got pitcher Tracy Stal-' reive their baptism of fire on lard from the Mets and also Eclipses Hogan's Tour Of 274; Gary, Arnie Tie For 2nd! Nick Only After Big Ones After Record Smashing (271) Second Masters Title By LEO H. PETERSEN UPI Sports Editor AUGUSTA. Ga. (UPI) — Jack Nicklaus is out after onlv Palmer and Player — who with Nicklaus have shared the Masters championship ever since 1959 — tied for second this time. But they kept the Masters their own personal tournament. • Master Of Masters Sunday. Nicklaus left no doubt who was the master of the Masters. He started the day five strokes ahead of those two fine Masters competitors of his, and left them something to remember him by as he shattered a hallowed masters mark — the score of 274 set by the mighty Ben Hogan back in 1953. er) and figured I'd do all right." . ' Sets New Record iSo he went out and fired a three under par 69 at them for that record-breaking total of 271. Palmer, losing again in his bid for golfing"s "grand slam." made the best run he could at him, but it wasn't enough. Player tried, too. but also fell short. | "When he's on his game, you just don't beat Jack," sighed Palmer.' - th» road this afternoon. picked up an able pinchhirter Johnny Keane. who snubbed a from Cleveland in Tito Fran- generous offer from the Red- cona. birds to .join the Yankees after Old Faces winning the W o r 1 d Series. Other old faces in new uni- makes his official debut for forms in the senior circuit in -New York when ihe Bombers 1965 will-be lefty Claude Osteen tackle .the erratic Minnesota with the Dodgers and Warren ; ^ Hcwon it first at 23. as a baby-faced, red-cheeked Player must have seen it on one of the various scoreboards , bee „- trying so hard for T P K ~ ™- which dot the 6.980-yard Masters course for he immediately i 0p en championships and the PGA. Big_Jaick. "playing as well as I ever hav e in my life." beat 'em easily in winning his second Masters title in three When he started out with that commanding five stroke lead Sunday, he looked at the scoreboard and smiled when he saw that Player had a birdie on the second hole. So before he hit a shot he had lost a stroke to his closest pursuer. I He didn't leave it last long for he birdied the first hole. Nicklaus, the leading money winner last year — and who doesn't need a nickel — decided i that this year he would shoot for only the big ones. "I'm only going. to go for the big ones." he said in' January, passing up some lucrative tournaments. • He won't talk about that grand slam that Palmer has Initial Act now with the Mets along with Red Schoendienst. a long lime former Yankee player and crowd pleaser in the Mound manager. Yogi Beira. C::y. was .tapped for Keane's The c]evP iand mdians mav old .job and his initial regular have dea „ memse | ves jnl0 con . season act was to name World the Masters. U.S. and British boy from Ohio. Palmer, never one to say die and who fired a closing ' went intQ a tail - s P in of three sll 'a'ght bogeys. But you can bet it's in the back, of his mind, round Uv© under par 70. won it in 1958. 1960. 1962 and "Really. I never was worried." said Nicklaus. now well Sunday's victory was worth S20.000 for him, putting him 1964. Player edged in for the crown in 1961 when" Palmer on nis wa >' t0 becoming the outstanding golfer of our times, it first place in official winnings for 1965 with a total double bogeved the final hole. , "I had 'em back in the pack (meaning Palmer and Play-j 0 f $34,400. tention in the American League. Series hero Bob Gibson to open GM Gabe Pau | ,. eacqu j red long against the Cubs in the Windy City. President Johnson's first Hall highlights the ceremonies in Washington where Red Sox • skipper Billy Herman' hows in. . Several Astronauts will help National League President Warren Giles officially open Hous, ton's "Astrodome" lo regular season play and welcome Luman Harris as head man of the Astros in a night against 'he Phillies. In other games. Pittsburgh's Harry Walker hosts Herman ball threat Rocky Colavito from ' the A's. traded with Washing- ! ton for Chuck Hinton. and j bought Yankee hurlers Stan j •Williams and Ralph Terry, who I gets Ihe opening day assignment. Al Lopez feels the White Sox bought themselves a pennant by obtaining catcher John Romano from Cleveland to fill a stand- encounter weakness. Washington got infielders Bob Chance and Woody Held for Hinton and Frank Howard. Pete Richert Franks and the San Francisco a "l ™!. , 0rte * a for 0sle « n Giants: Milwaukee is at Cincinnati, where Dick Sisler is in charge from the outset: and Los Angeles is at New York where a turnout of 40.000 is anticipated. AL Action In the American League. Bob Swift, the acting manager at Detroit while Charlie Dressen recuperates from a heart attack, travels to Kansas City for a game under the light 6 and Cleveland is in Los Angeles for a night game. Chicago and Bal- timore.open the season on Tues- dav. j As .usual, the new campaign will find some familiar faces in vm r amiliar uniforms. General Manager John Quinn. wlvse Phillies showed the way mast of 19&4, looked for imme- Final Exhibition Standings American Le»gut PcV. .567 .519 .-ITS W. L. Chicago 17 13 Cleveland 34 13 Boston 11 12 Washington 11 13 Baltimore, 12 Ifi New York 13 IS Minnesota 11 16 Detroit 11 17 Los Angeles 9 14 Kansas City 7 18 National « W. L. Cincinnari 20 10 San Francisco 13 8 Pittsburgh 17 11 Los Angeles 17 11 Houston 15 10 Milwaukee 16 13 Si. Louis 15 13 Philadelphia 13 13 Chicago 13 13 N»w York •12 15 Includes "B" games. With tight pennant races predicted for both leagues once again more trades can be expected when the clubs discover their needs. ' Today's Probable Pitchers (1964 won-iost records in parentheses! National League Los Angeles at New York— Drysdale (18-16) vs. A. Jackson (11-161. St. Louis at Chicago—Gibson (19-12i vs. L. Jackson (24-11). Milwaukee at Cincinnati— Gloninger 119-141 vs. O'Toole (17-71. San Francisco at Pittsburgh— Marichal (21-8i vs. Veale (18121. Philadelphia at Houston (nightl—Short (17-9i vs. Bruce (15 -91. AmericM League Boston at Washington — Mon- bouquerte (13-14) , vs. Ortega (7-9). ' . New York at Minnesota—Bou- .458 ton (18-121 vs. Kaat (17-11). .429 Detroit at Kansas City (night) .419 —Lolich (18-9) vs. Drabowsky .407 f 5 " 131 - . ' .393 Cleveland at Las Angeles .39] (night) — Terry (7-11) vs. New- .280 ra3n '13-101. (Only games scheduled) WEEKEND SPORTS | SUMMARY By Unitde Press International' \ Saturday i PANAMA CITY. Panama —Ismael Laguiia won the lightweight championship by dethroning Carlos Ortiz in a 15- round -split decision. NEW YORK—Tanacle scored ans upset length and a quarter victory in the S55.000 Excelsior at | Aqueduct. Lakers Take 3 176ers, LE MANS. France — Lloyd ILuckyl Casnor of Miami. Fla.. was killed when his Maserati skidded on a wet track during a practice ran for the Le Mans 24-hour race. TAMPERE. Finland — Alan SAmpwn set a world indoor record of 13 minutes. 5S.4 seconds for the 5.000 meters during the Britain-Finland track meet. '.' AT T/M£S 5£4SO/t hW£f .'. /75 r /.?sr /a GJ/V'S: ty/rj .... ... £0OK£//<•£££iM£ r££ - • OPT//tV5.r/C £RcS/PZrfTo~ :*v ''T££yM*r££S cyW0£3 £*rM' f*'. :• GUIS, 0U7 H£PlP C-0M £)Y /T#rf .%t<? O /fS GAtii TJ£ & POPP/PST P£*C£. -2 Bullets ge Hope AKRON. Ohio — Billy Hardwick von the J25.000 first prize in the S100.000 Firestone Bowling Tournament. Pet. .667 .619 .607 .607 .600 .552 HITTLE SCORES ACE! Al Hittle scored the first hole in one of the young golf season Saturday, when he dropped his first shot en the 115 -yard num- .536 ber six hole at the Elwood Coun- "fjjjj try club. Playing with Al at the .444 time were Harry Libler, Sr. and Don La Pierre. Money's Nothing, Says Nick; Accomplishment Main Thing By MILTON RICHMAN [they gave me (for finishing UPI Ef ^rts Writer „ j first I. was enough." AUGUSTA, Ga. lUPIi— A lot | He paused a moment to al- of people will be going out to J low his words to sink in, then the ball game Monday because i laughingly added: It's opening day. • "I'm not going to give it Masters champion Jack Nick- j back, though." laus will be going to his neigh- j CLEARWATER. Fla. — Dr. John Mercer captured I h e American Seniors Golf Tournament by beating Jack Russell in the final round of match play. ' Sunday AUGUSTA. Ga.— Jack Nicklaus shot a record-busting 72- hole' total of 271 to win the Masters Golf tournament. l.OP£Z, w/f/r£$ox /HM/IGER, /5 P£P£4T,'A'G #15 MM/MR P£PRAW. f£/)G5 T#£ Mrf/rt T/f£ PA5r /ay£j/& P/TCNWG, /MPROb'£P> MP MOP£ 5L0G6/rtG M$ Q(JOT£ COULPCOME 7RCJS. Chuckles Koufax Feeling Better, All Set NEW YORK (UPI) — Sandy Koufax said today that he "feels better than I have all spring" and Manager Walt Alston promptly scheduled the ! fu ; p - safc of S500 ! Sunday.; NO PROBLEM PHILADELPHIA (UPI) RESULTS - AUGUSTA. G .i. I UPI) — The top 19 scores in the Masters golf • tournament with money winnings: Jack. Nicklaus. Columbus. O. '67-71-64-69—271 (520.000) Arnold Palmer. L. Valley, Pa. . 70-6S-72-70—2S0 (SIO.OOO) Gary Player. South Africa . K5-73-S9-73 -2S0 'iSW.MO' Mason Rudolph L. Acres. Fla. 70-7.->-ffi-72—2S3 i S6.200 1 Dan Sikes Jr.. Jacksonville. Fla BOSTON-LOS ANGELES (UPI) -^The Boston Celtics 67-72-71-75-2S5 (SJ.OGO) might just as well substitute th e Colonial flag and slogan; Gene Littler. Las Vegas. Nev. "Don't Tread On Me" for their!traditional green shamrock,! 71-7-1-G7-71—2SC (S.l .Wfli, and if Coach Fred Schaus has his. way the Los Angeles i Ramon Sota. Santander. Spain Lakers will wrap up the NBA's Western Division playoff I 71-73-70-72—2S6 (S::.S00> championship Tuesday night at Baltimore. The Philadelphia 76ers in ef- For Equalizers Tuesday feet tromped on the seven-time champion Celtics last Friday night and paid dearly for il just 48 hours later. As a result, the Celtics are a single victory away from their ninth straight National Basket- hall Association Eastern Division playoff championship. Tlie teams play Tuesday night at Philadelphia and. if necessary, wind up Thursday evening at Boston. The "fiers had clobbered the Celtics in overtime on Friday evening. Sunday, Boston lipped off a, 9-0 lead and was on top by 12 within the first three minutes. The Celtics wound -up 114-105 winners in the fifth game of their besl-of-seven series after leading by an average of a dozen points through most of the late stages of Ihe Boston Garden battle. ' Sam Jones, going the 4S-min- 1 ute distance for the Celtics, collected 29 points while Celtic ! veteran Tom Heinsohn rang tip \ 24 more: John Havlicek had 15. K. C. Jones 13 and Bill Russell a dozen before he fouled with like gangbusters in the opening of the third period. He made eight field goals and a free throw, including three field goals in a 50-second period he- Tommy Bolt. Krnhega. Fla. 69-7S-69-71-287 ' 52.100) Frank Beard. Louisville. Ky. 6S-77-72-70—2S7 (S2.400) Geroge Knudson, Ont.. Canada 72-73-69-74—2SS I SI .$001 Tommv Aaron. Gainesville. Ga. 67-74-71-77-2S9 (S1.550) Paul Hamey. Sul!on. Mass. 74-74-71-70—2S9 (Sl .-ViO'i Doug Sanders, Ojiii. Calif. 69-72-74-74—2S9 iSl.550) George Bayer. Incline Vil. Nev. 69-74-75-72—290 'iSUOTO • fore Ihe end or Ihe quarter. He ! Bn|cp Cl . anl p l0 ,,_ Syd.-Australia won high scoring honors with 43 ; 7-J-72-74-71—1S9 (SI .5501 points. i Rudy IJIRUSSO aided tile Laker victory with 2 -1 points while Dick Barnelt. who missed Friday's game with a groin injury, scored .16. ' • | i Walt Bellamy, who picked up ! Bruce Devlin. Australia 10 points on free throws in the; 7l-ai-7r.-70—290 )S1.?.00) second half, led Ihe Ballets! wes Ellis. W. Caldwell. N.J. with" 3. Don Oh! had X and j 69-76-72-73—290 iSl.HOO* Bailey Howell hit for 22. | Tommy Jacobs. B. Dunes. Calif. 71-74-72-7.1—290 I SI ..100) Kel Naclc. Svrfney. Australia 75-70-74-71-290 iS1..100i Bvron Nelson. Roanoke. Tex. "70-7-1-72-74—290 i SI ,300).' . . Weekend ^ight R««ultt I PANAMA CITY.' Panama f^anama. outpointed Carlos Or- tiz. 134 3 ;. Puerto Rico (15 rounds to win world lightweight championship). . i SAN JOSE. Calif.. fUPD — Richard Moreno. 12S. Mexico, knocked out Trino Savala, 127H, Sacramento. Calif. (2). ATLANTA—A. J. Foyt and Marvin Panch captured the Atlanta 500 stock oar race by about ?0 lengths. PENSACOLA. Ffa.—A Lotas- Porsche driven by George Foll- meri won the SIO.OOO Pensacola 20 OsporLs car race. National League strikout king j to make his first start of the season against the Philadelphia ! Phillies next Sunday. "I'm very happy." said Koui fax after striking out five bat| ters and yielding only one hit in three innings during ihe Dodgers' 2-1 victory over the Washington Senators Sunday. SAN JUAN. P. R, — Manual Santana and Nancy Richey captured the men's and women's single titles respectively in the Caribe Hilton Internaaonai Tennis Tournament. GUATEMALA CITY. Guatemala—Mexico won the Norr'i Central | American and Caribbean! soccer championship by beating Guatemala 2-1. borhood bank instead because, well, it's just another pay day for him. He doesn'1 believe in leaving a S20.000 check lying carelessly, around the house and because baseball usually puts him to sleep, anyway. Nicklaus, the pudgy. 25-year- old son of a Columbus. Ohio, druggist, says money no longer is so important to him and you could honestly make' the same statement if you raked in almost half a million bucks as he has since becoming a golf professional .four years ago. "There's no question I play golf more now for the accomplishment than, for the money." said Nicklaus shortly after he cracked Ben Hogan's record total with his own 271 Sunday. Winning It Secondary. "I don't even know what I won jiere," he shrugged because up to that time no one had told him. Informed it was $20,000, Nicklaus didn't even blink his baby blue eyes but continued talking about how much pride he felt in his accomplishment. "I don't care if they didn't pay a penny for winning this toumtunent Tbc gold medel He meant the S20.000. . of course, and the way he played the tough, 6,980-yard Augusta National course during the four days of the' Masters no one was ever more entitled to the money. Youngtst T» Win Nicklaus' first viotory in the Masters came - in 1963 when at the age of 23 he was the youngest golfer ever to win the event. He confessed Sunday he wasn't even sure at the time that he. deserved the traditional green jacket which annually goes to the winner. "I had a funny feeling the Erst time I won here," he said. "Oh. I knew I had the lowest score all right • but it wasn't so much as a result of my own playing as it was some of the others faltering. This one was different. In this one.I had control of the ball all the way." Nicklaus could say that again because after the second round which ended with Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and he" being tied for tite lead it was strictly, no contest.' Palmer, perhaps, put it best of all when he said, "I have never seen anyone shoot fouf belter round* «f «oif." , BOSTON—The Boston Celtics took i a 3-2 edge over Philadelphia in their be.sf-of-seven Easl- ern Division till beating the 76ers 114-10S. Barking dogs were.no problem! one second to play, for burglars who rifled an of- I wilt Chamberlain as always headed the Philadelphia scorers with 30 and Hal Greer had 2S. "I definitely feel we^fian beat them there.' 'the Laker coach said Sunday night after Los Angeles defeated the Bullets. 120-112. to take a 3-2 edge in the best of seven series. Jerry West, who has been performing like a one-man guerrilla squad since Laker There were 150 dogs in the kennels outside the office of the Pennsylvania Society for t h e Prevention of Crueliy to Animals when the burglars broke open the safe after lining the attendant away with a false animal rescue call. 1 NEW RECORD? j HONOLULU (UPI I— A Hono"I wanted a chance to get into ] lulu disc jockey today claimed ' slar Elgin Baylor was side- a game before the season started. As far as I 'm concerned. I 'm ready to pitch when my next turn comes." n •the world's marathon drum- playing record—89 hours. Michael Gwynne started Tuesday morning and drummed until Saturday afiernoon. averaging 55 minutes j of drumming lined, put the finishing touches on Baltimore again . Sunday night with a 17-poinl explosion in Ihe third quarter lhat paced the IJOS Angeles triumph. "Undoubtedly since 1946 when SELL ABERNATHY OU uciriei CHICAGO (UPI)—Robert M<v reseued the log of the liner Ti- J tanic before the ship sank in i C1J2VELAND. Ohio (UPI) — j 1912. died Sunday of a heart at- The • Cleveland Indians sold i tack at his home. righthander Ted Abernalhy of! the Chicago Cubs Sunday and ! NEW YORK (UPI) — Dr.' purchased inhelder . outfielder i Richard Baer. fiS. who risked Ray Barker from their Portland ; execution to help siom a epi- farm . club to keep the Indian; domic in a World War II con- roster at 2S for tonight's Amer- '• centration camp, died Sunday ican League opener against Los' of a heart ailment. Angeles. ' BUY GREEN NEW YORK lUPH — Victor WASHINGTON (UPI) — The ; Salvatore. Si). the sculptor .Washington Senators bought i in Cooperstown, N.Y.. hirih- righthanded reliever Green from the Philadelphia j Phillies on a conditional basis j OMAHA. Sundav and sent pitcher Dave al services will be hold today ! for David Blaekerr. 63. a Rus! sian native who owned and published the Sun rfewspapers here. bought j wi Dallas P' ai 'e of baseball, died Sunday. Nob. i UPI)—Funer- every hour. Afterwards Gwynne I the NBA first held the playoffs, said "I feel great. I'm com-j this has lo be the greatest all pletely cognizant, but just a lit- j around series for one man tie foggy." DANGEROUS CATCH said Schaus of West. "He did a great defensive job on Don Ohl NBA Playoff By United Pres.. International AUGUSTA. Ga. — Arnold Pal.tior, commenting on the rocore - breaking tournament P]a>'° tt by J p!ay of Jack Nicklaus in winning the Masters golf tournament: "When he's on his game, you just don't beat Jack." ' Eattern Division (Best Of Seven) Boston Philadelphia Western Division \ (Best Of Seven) W. L. 3 2 2 3 W. L. 3 2 2 3 Los Angeles Baltimore : Sunday's Results Boston 114 Philadelphia 108 Los Angeles 120 Baltimore 112 NHL Playoff Standings By United Press International . Series A W. L. Detroit 3 2 Chicago ' .2 I .Series B (Best Of Seven) Montreal Toronto Sunday's Results Detroit 4 Chicago 2 (Only game scheduled) W. L. 3 2 2 3 ing 7 field goals and three free throws. But he came on JOHNSON . CITY — President Johnson, giving one reason why he chose the one-room schoolhouse where he began his own learning, to sign the n e w 1 y enacted education bill: "T .felt a strong desire to go j first baby in-October. She and back to the beginnings of my j a_E«it_ Jacl i Gilardi were mar- BRIDLINGTON.i Engl and j whn , real 'y ^en killing (UPI I — Two traujlers each! us " caught a World War II mine ! West averaging 4S.2 points a while fishing off j Flamborough : game in the four previous play- Head, Yorkshire, j i ; off contests, was held to 17 The nets were cut lo let the ] points" in the first half — mak- mines sink. And with the mines went all the fish jtaken on the trawl. ! FOSTER MOTHER NORTH PETHERTON. England (UPI I— A cow is acting as foster mother (o j four orphan Iambs here. | EXPECTING FIRST HOLLYWOOD (UPI) — Actress Annette Funieello Thursday said she is expecting her own education—to be reminded and to remind others of that magic time w-hen the world of learning began to open before our eyes." WASHINGTON —Rep. ' Adam Clayton Powell, D-N.Y., charging that the administration's anti-pr-verty program . is being used for political purposes at the !oc.-! level: "In far too many communities, great fiestas of political patronage have been encouraged." ried last Jan. 9' at St. Cyril's- 1 Church in nearby ,Encino. Miss Funieello rose to movie stardom from television appearances as one of Walt Disney's "Mousketeers." j ' Classifieds Pay STARTLING DISCOVERY PITTSBURGH (UPI) — William Schlag, 20, made a startling discovery Tuesday night when a drug store was locked up while he was still inside in a telephone booth, i j Schlag called police. "Don't shoot- me|" he said. "I'm not a burglar, just get me out of here." Samuel Heyden, the owner, was called from his home to open the door. . LET US Remount • Restyle your old Diamond Ring while you watch! See our selection of Modern Diamond | Mountings. All work done here i in pur store Fostei* Jewelry Stenhouse to their Hawaii, farm eluh. BRITAIN WINS MEET JTAMPERE. Finland lUPH— Britain beat Finland B442 in a two-day. men's indoor track and field international meet, which concluded Sunday. The British had taken a 35-20 lead into the final day. MEXICO ON TOP . I GUATEMALA . CITY. Guatemala (UPI) — Mexico won the North American and Caribbean ' soccer championship Sunday by ! heating Guatemala 2-1. Gua- 1 temala finished second in the • totirnev while Costa Rica was [ third. * . ' I SPECIAL Extra Transmitter with each Garage Door Operator sold during April George Morrisett OS 5-2096 WHEN YOU NEED "GASH" $ 25 . $ 1000 A CASH LOAN MAY BE THE ANSWER * PAY INCOME TAXES * PAY ALL YOUR BILLS . ir CUT PAYMENTS 1/3 to Vi * ONE PAYMENT- ONE PLACE TO PAY LOCAL FINANCE STOP IN OR CALL Open Evenings By Appointment

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